In Maternal Healthcare, Indian Women Wish To Seek Dignity, Respect
A woman's chance of dying or becoming disabled during pregnancy and childbirth is closely connected to her social and economic status.
1 day ago - Medindia Health
Progress West Hospital adds NICU unit
Progress West Hospital has added a newborn intensive care unit to its childbirth center services.
3 days ago - Topix
Prenatal Lipid-Based Nutrient Supplements Do Not Affect Pregnancy or Childbirth Complications or Cesarean Delivery in Bangladesh: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Effectiveness Trial
Background: Pregnancy and childbirth complications and cesarean delivery are common in Bangladesh. Objective: We evaluated the effect of lipid-based nutrient supplements for...
7 days ago - Nutrition
Early signs of cerebral palsy
Cerebral palsy is a disorder that affects muscle tone, movement and motor skills. It is caused by brain damage that usually happens before or during childbirth. Parents and...
9 days ago - oohsNcoos
Sex, Coffee & Chocolate While Pregnant, Babies On Airplanes, Eating Placentas & More: The Mama Natural Week-by-Week Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth
Podcast from [00:00] Introduction [05:12] About Genevieve Howland [10:27] How Genevieve Changed Her Habits [15:15] Taking Chocolate & Coffee While Pregnant [18:41] Regarding...
11 days ago - Ben Greenfield Fitness
Transition to parenthood in the neonatal care unit: a qualitative study and conceptual model designed to illuminate parent and professional views of the impact of webcam technology
Complications during pregnancy, childbirth and/or the postnatal period may result in the admission of a baby to a neonatal unit . While the survival and long-term prospects of...
15 days ago - BMC - 2 articles
WTF? Maternal Mortality Rates In The U.S. Are On The Rise
A few weeks ago, I came across an article by ProPublica/NPR that shook me to my core. It was the story of Lauren Bloomstein, a 33-year-old mother who died suddenly and...
15 days ago - Scary Mommy
Woman Hilariously Nails Why You Should Wait Awhile To Have Sex After Giving Birth
Vlogger Riona O'Connor asks in funny video: how soon is too soon to have sex? If you've attempted to have sex soon after childbirth you know the deal: it feels like you're...
18 days ago - Scary Mommy
Fever during pregnancy: When to call the doctor
It is not uncommon to develop fever during pregnancy or after childbirth. The fever is usually caused by a viral infection. Mild fevers are usually not a cause for concern...
19 days ago - oohsNcoos
Wife of Christian rock guitarist passes away after childbirth
Christian band Meaning Machine's guitarist lost his wife shortly after she delivered their healthy baby girl, according to a bandmate.
21 days ago - NBC News
The headlines of Master Doctor
Transgender Soldier Speaks Out Against Trump Ban: ‘I Will Always Be A U.S...
“You can be damned sure I will continue to fight for what is right.” Yesterday, Donald Trump took to-where else-Twitter to announce his plans to ban transgender individuals...
Taking Your Baby to the Chiropractor for Colic: What to Expect
Parents are increasingly taking their babies and children to the chiropractor. They're going in for a wide array of ailments, from colic to general wellness. (This is despite...
Cleveland Clinic, Boston Children's Hospital teaming up on cardiac care
While most people - children and adults - can get cardiac care near their home, the patients who will need services offered under the Clinic's complex cardiac network are those...
You'll age quicker if your parents had bipolar disorder
King's College London researchers led the study, with help from a team at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
A mother diagnosed with breast cancer wants every woman to see this photo
Sherrie Rhodes, who has three children, says she wants women to know it's not just lumps to look out for when checking your breasts
Here Are The AAP's New Car Seat Guidelines
They're providing concise info on seats for every age group The American Academy of Pediatrics recently updated its guidelines on car seat usage and safety. The concise...
Coping With Staff Burnout and Work-Related Posttraumatic Stress in Intensive...
Objectives: To examine the associations with symptoms of 1) burnout and 2) work-related posttraumatic stress, in adult and pediatric intensive care staff, focusing on the...
Pregnant women exposed to pollution 'have preemies'
Scientists at New York University exposed mice at various stages of pregnancy to air pollution. The majority of those exposed in their first trimester had premature babies.
Toddler Hosts Epic Tea Party For Officer Who Delivered Her
Cheers to a lifelong friendship To celebrate her first birthday, Evelyn Hall had a tea party with a special friend - the police officer who helps bring her into this world a...
Mum recalls the moment her little girl choked in cot
A Gold Coast mum found her one month old baby girl choking and turning blue in her cot before rushing her to hospital. Charlotte Brown, 30, opened up about the ordeal.