Nausea May Be Related with Smart Babies

We know that nausea during pregnancy may be associated with less likelihood of abortion according to some research, and now have another source of “comfort” women that suffer them. According to a study published in “The Journal of Pediatrics”, morning sickness during pregnancy may be related to a high IQ in babies.

The research was conducted by performing tests of intelligence to the children of mothers with and without sickness. The results showed that the children of mothers with nausea had better results, and even the more severe was the vomit, higher turned out to be the IQ.

Nausea would be related to a reaction from the mothers to the hormones that are segregated for having a healthy placenta, what protects the brain of the fetus.

The study was conducted by Dr. Irena Nulman and his colleagues at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto (Canada), and took into account data from 120 women and their children aged 3 to 7 years.

As we see, there seems to be more data approaching the posture that nausea is good for mother and baby, even could be a intellectual potential more indicative in small, Although it is also true that those who suffer them we forget this and sometimes discomfort is quite unbearable.