Pregnancy / Obstetrics

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From mother to child, passing on disease

University of Iowa researchers warn doctors about 2 vector-borne diseases that can be passed from mother to child.

Temperature reproduces good and bad effects in mammals

Contradictory temperature effects on reproductive success in mammals pose a dilemma, with cooler temperatures causing increased milk output, but slower development in young and higher temperatures…

Swine Study Shows That Moderate Exercise During Pregnancy Can Affect Ovarian Cells

A short walk around the barn might improve the future fertility of Yorkshire gilts. According to research presented by Samantha Kaminski, a graduate student at North Dakota State University, swine fetuses showed significant ovarian development after th…