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Maternal obesity and overweight are associated with an increased risk for type 2 diabetes in offspring

T2DM Risk in Offspring Up With Maternal Overweight, Obesity

Offspring of women who are overweight or obese during pregnancy have higher risk for type 2 diabetes
There is an increased risk for behavioral problems in children of mothers with epilepsy who take common antiepileptic drugs during pregnancy

Prenatal Antiepileptic Rx Exposure Ups Risk for Behavioral Issues

Findings seen among Dutch children exposed to one of four common antiepileptic drugs in utero
Women with eating disorders experience persistently greater depressive symptoms across the life-course

Depression Symptoms Greater in Mothers With Prior Eating Disorders

Findings based on long-term follow-up from 18th week of pregnancy to 18 years postnatal
Valproic acid and topiramate are confirmed teratogens

Study Confirms Teratogenicity of Valproic Acid, Topiramate

Eight specific types of major congenital malformations associated with prenatal exposure to valproic acid
Pregnancy hyperglycemia at levels below the threshold for gestational diabetes mellitus and maternal obesity are associated with childhood obesity

Hyperglycemia in Pregnancy May Up Risk for Obesity in Offspring

Children of obese women with gestational diabetes have increased risk for childhood obesity
Performance of cell-free DNA testing for trisomy 21 in twin pregnancies is similar to that reported in singleton pregnancies

Cell-Free DNA Testing IDs Trisomy 21 in Twin Pregnancies

Performance of cfDNA test for trisomy 21 in twin pregnancies is similar to that in singleton pregnancies
A review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has revealed that vinpocetine

Common Supplement Ingredient Could Harm Fetus, FDA Warns

Vinpocetine is a man-made compound used in some products sold as dietary supplements
Pregnant women with syncope

Syncope in Pregnancy May Up Risk for Adverse Outcomes

Syncope may be associated with adverse neonatal and maternal outcomes in first year postpartum
Migraines in pregnant women are associated with an increased risk for pregnancy-associated hypertension disorders as well as an increased risk for a variety of adverse outcomes in the newborn

Migraines in Pregnancy Tied to Worse Outcomes for Mother, Baby

Poor outcomes seen in pregnancy for women and at birth, neonatal, and postnatal periods for infants
Women with twin pregnancies have a four-fold increased risk for severe maternal complications both before and after delivery

Severe Maternal Complication Risk Four Times Higher With Twins

Cesarean delivery accounts for one-fifth of the risk of severe acute maternal morbidity