Pregnancy

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Iron Deficiency in Babies

Iron is toxic if taken in large doses. Avoid the idea of self-analysis and give your baby prescribed iron supplements. An overdose of iron even causes death. The reference nutrient intake for iron is 4.3 mg/day between 4–6 months and 11 mg/day between 7–12 months.

9 months ago   •   6 min read
Babies

Infertility - From Father To Son

Excessive exercise; stress; use of drugs like marijuana, cocaine, smoking, alcohol and steroids; obesity, environmental hazards and toxins like pesticides, lead, radiation, mercury etc.; high heat; frequent bike riding; frequent hot baths are few from the list that can result to infertility in men.

10 months ago   •   7 min read
Men

How Common is Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

SIDS in babies happens in families of all social, economic and ethnic groups. SIDS is not contagious, predictable or preventable. SIDS is sudden and silent, occurring most often during sleep, with no signs of suffering

10 months ago   •   6 min read
Babies

Exercise During Pregnancy is Beneficial Or Not

In healthy pregnancy, keep in mind that exercise during pregnancy does not put you at a risk for miscarriage, pre-mature delivery or baby born with low body weight etc. Exercise should be avoided in the cases such as diabetes, heart disease, asthma and hypertension.

10 months ago   •   7 min read
Pregnancy

What To Expect When You Are Pregnant For The First Time

You have probably been dreaming of becoming a mom for the longest time. But finally finding out that you are pregnant for the first time will still give you a crazy mix of emotions. You might feel thrilled, nervous, excited, and anxious all at the same time!

10 months ago   •   6 min read
Pregnancy