pregnancy

Protein Shakes Ease Starvation For Women In Labor

By | Mon, 10/14/2013 - 21:50

Women may not be relegated to eating ice chips during their labor for much longer, since a new study has found that protein shakes offer nutrition without the added side effects.

Helplessness in Newborns, Childbirth Pains

Does Childbirth Have To Hurt? The Evolutionary "Design Flaw" Behind Labor Pains And Helpless Newborns

By | Sun, 06/30/2013 - 15:55

A new study may shed additional light on the evolutionary reasons behind labor pains and why babies are born so helpless.

Pitocin Adverse Side Effects on Newborn Baby

Pitocin May Have Adverse Effects On Newborn Babies

By | Tue, 05/07/2013 - 23:59

A preliminary study on the safety of the labor-inducing drug Pitocin for newborns suggests that artificial oxytocin may have unexpected side effects on babies' short-term health.

Woman Gives Birth to 'Spitfire' Baby in Shocking Five-Minute Labor

By | Tue, 12/04/2012 - 14:55

A British woman is probably the envy of new mothers everywhere after revealing that her son was delivered after just a five-minute labor.

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Laughing Gas Can Ease Labor Pains, Study Says

By | Wed, 09/12/2012 - 13:57

New research has demonstrated women who inhaled analgesics have reported lower labor pains.