Stress, Plastic Additives Ups the Risk of Premature Birth
Third trimester of pregnancy is the 'critical window' for premature birth risk, according to Rutgers researchers.
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Exposure to phthalates and high levels of stress in late pregnancy linked to premature birth
Women exposed simultaneously to stress and plastic additives late in pregnancy are at increased risk for premature birth, according to a study by Rutgers and other institutions.
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Fluctuating weight changes can repeat in second pregnancy and can predict poor outcomes
Everyone knows that gaining excess weight during one pregnancy is bad, but clinicians rarely consider weight gains and losses from one pregnancy to the next-especially in...
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Study supports positive associations with mother-child bonding experiences during and after pregnancy
A study in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, published by Elsevier, reports that home-visiting by trained community workers during and...
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Stress, plastic additives in late pregnancy raise risk of premature birth
Women exposed simultaneously to stress and plastic additives late in pregnancy are at increased risk for premature birth, according to a new study.
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Prenatal Exposure To Opioids, Gabapentin, Treated Effectively If Diagnosed Earliest
Identification of newborns affected by both opioids and gabapentin during pregnancy could with more appropriate care for newborns experiencing withdrawal symptoms.
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Hilaria Baldwin says she's ‘not OK right now' after 2nd miscarriage
This is the second pregnancy Baldwin has lost in 2019.
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Timely identification of prenatal exposure to opioids, gabapentin could mean more appropriate care
Timely identification of newborns exposed to both opioids and gabapentin during pregnancy could mean more appropriate care for newborns experiencing withdrawal, according to...
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Baby Study Could Pinpoint Why People Hiccup
The researchers noted that hiccuping is common among fetuses and newborns, and begins as early as nine weeks into pregnancy, CNN reported.
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PATCH study: Hydroxychloroquine may prevent recurrence of congenital heart block in neonates
ATLANTA - Among mothers with anti-Ro antibodies who had previously delivered a baby with congenital heart block, hydroxychloroquine was associated with a 50% in risk of that...
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Illiteracy Linked to Dementia Risk
People who cannot read are three times as likely to develop dementia, stated new research.
New Wireless Oxygen Sensor Developed for Sick Infants
New mobile, wearable device has been developed, which is the size of a Band-Aid could monitor babies oxygen levels at home.
Phage Therapy Helps Treat Alcoholic Liver Disease
Phage therapy was found to show promise in treating alcoholic liver disease, said researchers. Phages are viruses that specifically destroy bacteria.
Take care of your gut, it's your first defense against cancer
Taking care of your gut may be one of the ways that you can keep the threat of cancer at bay. A study published in the journal Nature Communications found that gut bacteria can...
Scientists use nanobodies to target tumors: Can this technology be used for...
The ability to spot tumors and metastases at an early stage would improve the survival chances of cancer patients. A new approach uses nanobodies from alpacas to target early...
Study using DILIN data reveals kratom's liver injury potential
Kratom can cause liver injury in some cases, according to evidence presented recently at a meeting of liver specialists.
From heart health to cancer prevention: 6 Science-backed health benefits of...
Some people - especially children - aren't exactly fans of many vegetables. They might view them as gross or “icky,” but they're missing out on a variety of health benefits...
Unreal: Democrats fining business owners in Denver for refusing to clean up...
Democrats run most major cities in the United States, and it's becoming more obvious they are committed to creating as much chaos within them as possible - for some reason...
Instagram goes global with controversial test that hides like counts
Instagram says it will be rolling out in groups, and users who are selected in the test will no longer be able to see how many likes a given post has. Like counts will still be...
Experimental Injection May Block Peanut Allergy
Just one shot of an experimental antibody treatment allowed people with severe peanut allergy to eat about one peanut's worth of peanut protein two weeks later, the study found.