• Miscarriage

    Avoiding Miscarriage Due to a Weak Cervix

    Posted by on July 31, 2012 at 11:17 am

    During pregnancy, a weak cervix may lead to miscarriage or premature delivery as the baby grows and gets heavier, pressing on the weak cervix. This pressure may cause the cervix to start to open before the baby is ready to be born. A remarkable yet simple solution suggested by one consultant helped a woman with [...]

    IVF Could Make Women Suffer from Pre-Eclampsia

    Posted by on October 27, 2011 at 1:21 pm

    Research has indicated that mothers who have conceived through IVF are 50% more likely to suffer from pre-eclampsia during pregnancy than those who conceive naturally. A U.S. study observed that women who have fertility treatment are at a greater risk of pre-eclampsia which can be dangerous to mother and child. Google+

    Enzyme Could Flag Infertility and Miscarriage

    Posted by on October 24, 2011 at 12:34 pm

    Research in the journal Nature Medicine has identified an enzyme, found in the womb could contribute to infertility and miscarriage. High levels of the enzyme protein can act as a “fertility switch” causing infertility or low levels can increase the chance of miscarriage. These findings could lead to new fertility treatments or methods of contraception, [...]