Pregnancy Learning Center
You feel sick but happy. You're tired but excited about the future. Your body is changing and your moods are volatile. You are pregnant. Are you ready? Learn about what's happening to you and your baby at the Pregnancy Learning Center.
Nine facts about pregnancy and the immune system. Why aren't fetuses rejected?
How can pregnancy help certain conditions? How does breastfeeding help ...
Oct 3, 2014 ... Having parasites can boost fertility .... Pregnant women's immune systems may
actually be too strong — not too weak ... The damage from flu doesn't come from
an immune system that's too weak, the new study suggests.
Nov 10, 2015 ... Your immune system is suppressed — and not all medications are safe to use. ...
What can you do if you get a cold during pregnancy? Although ...
The maternal immune system during pregnancy is altered to actively tolerate the
... Both uNK cells and macrophages decrease during the second trimester. ...
helper and cytotoxic T lymphocytes, as well as regulatory T cells, can also be
Mar 29, 2010 ... It is during pregnancy when the maternal immune system is .... fetus, may affect
the normal development of the fetal immune system leading to ... Antenatal
infections can have a significant impact on later vaccine responses.
The immune system defends the body against invaders, ... During pregnancy,
your immune system changes so that it can ...
Jul 31, 2010 ... Though very common, weakening of immune system at the time of pregnancy
can increase the risks of getting sick during this phase as a result ...
As an pregnant mom-to-be, there are things you can do to strengthen your
immune system to prevent getting sick from colds and the flu. By doing so, you're
Sep 10, 2007 ... Usually, when the immune system meets something foreign, the offending
intruder ... But how does a baby developing in the uterus slip under its mother's ...
how paternal genes affect the chances of developing pre-eclampsia.