Published Articles

Long-term study finds vitamin D deficiency linked to schizophrenia

Ensuring pregnant women have enough of the vitamin may prevent cases, researchers say.
10 December 2018

Here's why pregnant women should be taking omega-3 fatty acid supplements

A Cochrane review reports that the supplements clearly lower the risk of preterm birth.
10 December 2018

Metformin in pregnancy 'doesn't harm child'

NZ study gives healthcare professionals 'important information' on treating gestational diabetes.
05 December 2018

Upping omega-3 intake reduces risk of preterm babies

Pregnant women can be advised to take a supplement from 12 weeks, says Cochrane review.
19 November 2018

Folic acid a flop in preventing pre-eclampsia

Advice to take the supplement beyond first trimester should cease, say researchers.
20 September 2018

Class action launched against Bayer contraceptive

Experts suggest a complete hysterectomy is the only safe way to remove the device
14 August 2018

Smile - study puts pregnancy myth to bed

The saying 'a tooth a child' is not true
02 August 2018