Latest Pregnancy news

Reproductive Health Counseling Inadequate in IBD

Patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) report low rates of IBD-reproductive health counseling, according to a study presented at the 2019 Crohn's & Colitis Congress, held from Feb. 7 to 9 in Las Vegas.

Severe Maternal Morbidity, Mortality Up With Infertility Tx

Women with infertility-treated pregnancy have an increased risk for severe maternal morbidity or maternal death, with invasive infertility treatment associated with an increased likelihood of having three or more severe maternal morbidity indicators, according to a study published online Feb. 4 in the CMAJ, the journal of the Canadian Medical Association.

Maternal Factors Predict Postpartum Depression Trajectory

Four maternal characteristics can predict 12-month trajectories for women with postpartum depression with 72.8 percent accuracy, according to a study published online Jan. 15 in Depression & Anxiety.

Maternal Glucose in Pregnancy Tied to Child’s Glucose Outcomes

In utero exposure to higher levels of maternal glucose is associated with higher glucose levels and insulin resistance during childhood, according to a study published online Jan. 7 in Diabetes Care.