USPSTF: Screen pregnant women for hepatitis B
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently gave an ‘A' level recommendation to screening women for hepatitis B in their first trimester of pregnancy, according to a...
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Marijuana in pregnancy may be just as damaging as alcohol, studies find
New studies from several different universities show that fetuses exposed to cannabis in the womb may have abnormally small eyes and heads or engage in more risk-taking behavior.
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Shawn Johnson reveals pregnancy complications in emotional video
"I felt like someone knocked every ounce of air out of me."
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Shawn Johnson shares optimistic update after pregnancy complications
"I feel like I could breathe for the first time in four weeks."
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Organic Diet During Pregnancy Reduces Exposure to Neurotoxic Insecticides
Organic food consumption, especially among the gestational women, is shown to reduce exposure to pesticides that are harmful in large doses. Neurologic effects on kids need to...
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Study will investigate how to make talk therapy treatment more accessible to all women
Depression and anxiety during and after a pregnancy is the most common complication associated with having a child.
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Neural-Tube Defects and Antiretroviral Treatment Regimens in Botswana
Neural-tube defects occur by the end of the sixth week of pregnancy and have been associated with exposure to specific drugs early in pregnancy. Concerns about neural-tube...
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Vitamin C found to prevent gestational diabetes
As many as one out of every ten women will suffer from gestational diabetes, a condition that affects pregnant women who do not normally have diabetes. Striking around the 24th...
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Some Women Don't Heed Warnings of Acne Drug Danger During Pregnancy Conception
It's long been known that the highly effective acne medication isotretinoin is tied to the risk of severe birth defects. But even with a special program in place to prevent...
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Friends, fans of TODAY host Dylan Dreyer send wishes for baby number 2
Some viewers say they suspected Dylan's pregnancy because of her glowing complexion.
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Dad jokes are made funnier by the 'canned laughter' used by sitcoms such as...
Scientists from University College London said the findings held up in neurotypical people and in those diagnosed with autism.
Babies Of Women Taking Dolutegrav Have High Risk of Neural Tube Defects
Babies born to women taking the drug dolutegravir since conception have a higher risk of neural tube defects.
Early Introduction of Peanuts in Babies Decrease Allergy Risk
Early introduction of peanuts in infants can lessen the peanut allergy risk, reveals a new study.
Lenny Kravitz Calls Jason Momoa ‘A Brother' In Their Blended Family
Lenny Kravitz, Lisa Bonet, and Jason Momoa are all doing something right here Blended families take work. Major work. Ex-spouses and step-parents aren't always the ingredients...
This Fat-Shaming Line Of Dinnerware Can F*ck Right Off
What a surprise, these fat-shaming plates and wine glasses exclusively target women Podcast host Alie Ward was just shopping at Macy's when she discovered something truly...
Why Siblings Are The Best
There's something special about your siblings. You share parents and a childhood home. Sometimes you hated living with them, but you know you'd never want to live without them...
20 Of The Newest Girl Names On The Popularity Charts
Recently, as they do annually the U.S. Social Security Administration released its list of most popular girls' and boys' names from the previous year. Some are standard...
I Lost 15 Pounds, and These Are the Low-Carb Snacks I Reach For When I'm Hungry
I'm like a soccer mom: I always have snacks on me. And as much as I like sticking to three solid meals a day, I still sometimes get hunger pangs during those awkward times...
To The Moms Silently Struggling Through Another Late Night
You might be reading this letter in a sleep-deprived haze. It may be midnight - or 3:00am - but the hour doesn't matter. The time of day doesn't matter. What matters is that...
10 Myths About Breastfeeding Past Toddlerhood
I didn't breastfeed as long as the mom who is nursing her 6-year-old daughter , but I nursed past the baby stage, past the toddler stage, and into the “little kid” stage. My...