Impact of Smoking During Pregnancy on Mother and Baby

Experts from Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology readily agree that smoking cigarettes by the mother during pregnancy is probably the No. 1 cause of adverse outcomes for babies. Smoking when pregnant is strictly unacceptable because the effects of this can be disastrous for the baby. Smoking has serious complications on...

History and Lab Tests to Diagnose Preeclampsia

Preeclampsia is the most common complication of pregnancy and also one of the most dangerous. Diagnosing it early with the help of history, symptoms and signs and lab tests reduces morbidity and mortality of both the mother and the baby. It affects about one in 10 pregnancies worldwide and...