Mom and Baby Share 'Good Bacteria' Through Breast Milk: Study
Good bacteria are shared and possibly transferred from a mother's milk to her infant's gut while breastfeeding directly, reports a new study.
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Reese Witherspoon's son released a song that she says is the 'perfect summer bop'
His mom calls it the "song of the summer," and are you going to disagree with her?
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The New Moms Of Twitter Are Calling Out Folks Who Won't Wear A Mask
I gave birth during a scheduled C-section to my twin daughters in the middle of summer five years ago. I waddled my 36-week belly into labor and delivery at 6am on July 13th...
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More Moms Are Opting To Have ‘Gentle' C-Sections - Here's Why
Both times I was pregnant , my biggest fear after the usual health concerns every parent has was that I would end up needing a C-section. My youngest was born 10 years ago, and...
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How Our Son Almost Drowned During Quarantine
In the midst of the coronavirus quarantine , our entire life was turned upside down when my husband carried our three-year-old's lifeless body out of my parents' pool . For...
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Quarantine Has Provided The Reality Check Moms Need
I'm a mom, wife, and registered nurse living in New York during COVID-19. In March and April, it was literally the worst place you could live in the U.S. I watched the news as...
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Study: Coronavirus May Pass From Mom to Baby
It may be possible for the new coronavirus to be passed from infected pregnant women to their babies, Italian researchers say, but more study is needed.
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The 20 funniest parents on social media this week
These moms and dads of the internet made us laugh out loud.
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Don't Panic If Your Kid Calls Me Fat
Kids say the darnedest things. Sometimes, they say the most embarrassing things. When those things are about someone else's appearance, the embarrassment factor can increase by...
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The infant-swing danger most parents don't know about
Helen MacLeod struggled to get her first baby to fall and stay asleep, for months on end. “She was up every 45 to 90 minutes almost every night for her entire first year,” she...
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Will a Covid mask starve your brain of oxygen?
A study found that face coverings reduce the risk of coronavirus transmission by a third, though some people on the internet fear using protection will cause them brain damage.
COVID-19 in New York: Confirmed Cases Top 400,000
The confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New York have topped 400,000, reaching 400,299 with a death toll of 32,307, reveals data source.
Fat Cell Hormone can Boost Potential of Stem Cell Therapy
Adiponectin, a hormone derived from fat cells, improves mesenchymal stem cell-based treatment of heart failure, finds a new study.
Excess Deaths from COVID-19; Getting to Herd Immunity: It's TTHealthWatch!
TTHealthWatch is a weekly podcast from Texas Tech. In it, Elizabeth Tracey, director of electronic media for Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Rick Lange, MD, president of the Texas...
Family Planning During COVID-19
World population day: It's time to bring back the 'choice, voice debate' on family planning during coronavirus pandemic.
On a keto diet? Satisfy that sweet tooth with these keto-approved sweeteners
The keto diet may seem daunting to anyone who loves carbs and sweets. After all, dieting means being careful about what you eat. However, there are many ways to make dishes...
IMedicalApps: COVID-19 Protocols
Recently, Brigham and Women's Hospital released a comprehensive app of all of its COVID-19 clinical guidelines, called COVID Protocols, which are also available online. This...
Why Lopinavir and Hydroxychloroquine are Ineffective Against COVID-19
Lopinavir and Hydroxychloroquine do not work on COVID-19 because the concentration of both these drugs in the lungs of patients are not sufficient to fight the infection...
Drug May Help to Extend Lifespan in Humans
Mifepristone, a drug used to treat cancer, Cushing syndrome, and also used to terminate pregnancies, may have the potential to increase human lifespan. It does so by reducing...
Abnormally High Fasting Blood Sugar Could Double Death Risk in COVID-19 Patients
COVID-19 patients with abnormally high blood sugar are linked to double the risk of death and an increased risk of severe complications, according to a new study.