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Women in Beijing, China Delivered Heavier Babies When Air Was Cleaner

It is reported that pregnant ladies in Beijing during the period of the 2008 Olympics have welcomed their new born babies with more weight because of temporarily reduced air pollution at that time. According to information released in the recent edition of Environmental Health Perspectives, if a woman is exposed […]

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Reproduction Later in Life Is a Marker of Longevity for Women

During the period from 1970 to 2006, the women aged over 35 gave birth to their first baby┬áhave been increased by more than eight times. This trend depends on various factors, including well-developed assistance techniques for fertility. However, a new research undertaken by Thomas Perls of Boston University School of […]

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