BPA Exposure Tied to Undescended Testicles in Boys
MONDAY, June 17 (HealthDay News) -- Fetal exposure to the
chemical bisphenol A (BPA) has been linked to low levels of a key
developmental hormone in newborn boys with undescended testicles,
according to an early new study.
Dads Who Bond With Kids Help Keep Marriage Strong
THURSDAY, June 13 (HealthDay News) -- For dads aiming at marital
bliss, a new study suggests just two factors are especially
important: being engaged with the kids, for sure -- but also doing
a fair share of the household chores.
Health Tip: Help Prevent Varicose Veins
(HealthDay News) -- Varicose veins are painful, swollen veins
that usually affect the legs. While you may not be able to keep
them from forming, you can take steps to prevent them from
Heavier Pregnant Women Tend to Deliver Prematurely
TUESDAY, June 11 (HealthDay News) -- Overweight or obese women who are pregnant are more likely to give birth prematurely, and the risk of preterm delivery increases with their amount of excess weight, according to a study of more than 1.5 million deliveries in Sweden.