Infections during pregnancy affect a child's brain function

 作者:家函斋     |      日期:2019-03-01 03:08:07
Description:Volker Otten/Getty By Clare Wilson Studies that followed the health of pregnant women and their babies suggest that inflammation caused by infections like flu can lead to changes in the child’s brain, and that these may affect their cognitive abilities later on. The findings make it all the more important that pregnant women try to avoid infections, such as by getting vaccinated against flu and practising basic hygiene measures like hand-washing,