In The News: Pregnancy Hormones Could Affect Eyesight During Third Trimester- DNA Expert

In The News: Pregnancy Hormones Could Affect Eyesight During Third Trimester- DNA Expert

Pregnancy hormones that help your body support your growing baby can sometimes affect your eyesight during the third trimester. You may become more near or farsighted than usual, to the point where you might have trouble seeing clearly with your regular prescription lenses. But, this is generally minor and temporary, and reverses within several months […]

Working From Home Can Advance Women’s Career During And After Maternity Leave

Working From Home Can Advance Women’s Career During And After Maternity Leave

It’s a shame that maternity leave has to be a rollercoaster ride of emotions and decisions for women. For starters, women are faced with the excitement and adventure of starting a new family. They’re then also faced with the crippling decision to put a career on hold, which often stunts any further professional development upon […]

Female Infertility And Yoruba Medicine Female Fertility Formulations

Female Infertility And Yoruba Medicine Female Fertility Formulations

  Female infertility is a global problem that needs serious attention in finding lasting and permanent solutions to it. It is said to take 10 – 30% of gynecological consultations worldwide. In Nigeria here, female infertility takes 60% of gynecological complaints according to a gynecologist, Dr. Francis Alu. In a 2004 report, it is reported […]

In The News: Babies Born To Older Women Through IVF Have Lesser Birth Defects Compared To Those Conceived Naturally

In The News: Babies Born To Older Women Through IVF Have Lesser Birth Defects Compared To Those Conceived Naturally

  Babies born to women aged over 40 from assisted reproduction have fewer birth defects compared with those from women who conceive naturally at that age, a new study has found. This is contrary to widespread belief that the greater risk of birth defects after assisted conception is due to the frequent use of these […]