WEDNESDAY, June 27 -- Babies born to women who were exposed to the common household chemical butyl benzyl phthalate (BBzP) during pregnancy are at greater risk for childhood eczema, new research suggests.BBzP is used in vinyl flooring, artificial... read more..
Standing at Work All Day While Pregnant Linked to Smaller Babies
WEDNESDAY, June 27 -- Standing for long periods of time or working more than 40 hours a week while pregnant may affect the baby's development, Dutch researchers report.In the new study, women who had jobs in sales, child care and teaching, which... read more..
Muscle Mass Linked to Bone Health in Some Parts of Body
THURSDAY, June 28 -- The health of muscles and bones are interlinked in certain areas of the body, and there are distinct differences between women and men, a new study says.The findings could be used to improve identification of people at... read more..