Fibroid removal may improve IVF results
• Pregnancy news • May 26 05
The chances of pregnancy resulting from an assisted reproductive procedure such as in vitro fertilization are improved if the woman first has any significant fibroids removed, a new study suggests.
Father’s age tied to miscarriage risk
• Pregnancy news • May 25 05
A couple’s risk of having a pregnancy end in Miscarriage appears to climb in tandem with the man’s age, study suggests.
While older women are known to have a higher risk…
Psoriasis often improves during pregnancy
• Pregnancy news • May 20 05
For women with psoriasis, high levels of estrogen during pregnancy seem to improve their skin condition.
Dr. Gerald D. Weinstein, of the University of California, Irvine, and colleagues studied fluctuations in psoriasis…
Antipsychotic drugs okay during pregnancy
• Pregnancy news • May 18 05
Pregnant women who take atypical antipsychotics such as clozapine, olanzapine, or risperidone, do not appear to be at increased risk of giving birth to a child with a birth defect, Canadian investigators…