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Study: Marijuana Use During Pregnancy May Stunt Fetal Growth

Health experts have known about the danger of cigarettes on fetal growth, but marijuana has been difficult to study. A new study, however, may show that pregnant women who smoke marijuana have smaller infants than cigarette smokers.


New Study Raises Concerns Over ‘Needless’ Inductions

A new Scottish study is raising concerns about pregnant women being induced “unnecessarily”. The Aberdeen University team found that in more than a quarter of cases a medical or other explanation for the procedure and more studies were needed to assess whether inductions are being done without good reason. Medical reasons for induction include being […]