New study further validates use of vaginal progesterone to decrease risk of preterm birth
A new study published today - World Prematurity Day - in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology provides additional support for treatment with vaginal progesterone to...
5 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
IVF increases spontaneous preterm birth risk by 80%
Women who become pregnant through in vitro fertilization, or IVF, have an 80% higher risk for spontaneous preterm birth before both 37 and 34 weeks gestation, compared with...
6 days ago - Healio - 3 articles
Muñoz receives Fuller Award
Cristina Muñoz, MD, associate professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, has been honored with this year's H. Fleming Fuller Award. Muñoz received the award on Nov. 13 at a...
7 days ago - UNC Healthcare
Dignity Health has six new health-care providers
Dignity Health Medical Foundation in Woodland and Davis has announced the addition of several new health-care providers, with specialties in neurology, oncology, pediatrics...
11 days ago - Topix
Finally, A New Speculum Design. Vaginas Everywhere Rejoice
It has been 150 years since the speculum was first designed. The speculum, that archaic metal tool that half of the population becomes intimately acquainted with at least once...
20 days ago - Scary Mommy
Teen moms at risk of heart disease
Recent research found that teenage first-time mothers have a significantly greater long-term risk of cardiovascular disease than older moms.
21 days ago - Medical News Today - 2 articles
The Obesity Society position statement focuses on breastfeeding and obesity
In accordance with the World Health Organization recommendation of optimal infant feeding practices, and as interpreted in policy documents of the American Academy of...
23 days ago - News Medical
Is Your Biological Clock Ticking?
Women in the U.S. are waiting longer than ever to have children, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In fact, the average age of first-time mothers is...
28 days ago - Northern Westchester
Right question resolves teen's pain dilemma
The Case A 16-year-old girl presents to an emergency department accompanied by her boyfriend to report a 24-hour history of right lower quadrant pain. The pain is associated...
29 days ago - Modern Medicine
VIDEO: Health screenings necessary for women after menopause
PHILADELPHIA - In this video exclusive, Gloria Richard-Davis, MD, FACOG, NCMP, professor and director of the division of reproductive endocrinology and infertility in the...
1 month ago - Healio - 2 articles
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Health Insurance Aids in Treatment for Cystic Fibrosis
Improved access to medical care under the Medicaid Children's Health Insurance Program has an impact on the recovery from cystic fibrosis.
CDC says all Udder Milk customers need medical treatment
Anyone who consumed raw milk or raw milk products from Udder Milk in the past six months, especially pregnant women, should immediately seek medical care and start antibiotic...
We Can Shop Black Friday Sales From Home, And We Are Here For It
I love the holidays. I love the lights, the music, the food. I love the gift-giving, and baking, and eating. (Okay, I realize food is basically on there twice. It's been quite...
Stress IS hereditary, study shows
The study by the University of California San Francisco found babies of mothers who had the most stressful life events were more reactive to stressors and took longer to recover.
19 tips to shift baby weight from Binky Felstead's trainer
The former Made in Chelsea star, 27, welcomed baby India just five months ago. Celebrity trainer Lulu Adams shared the fitness regime she devised for Binky.
Soft robotic sleeve hugs the heart to keep it beating
It has proved a success on pigs, and Boston Children's Hospital researchers are hopeful it could be used for humans with heart failure in the not-distant future.
Comparing Unimanual and Bimanual Training in Upper Extremity Function in...
Purpose: This systematic review compared intensive bimanual therapy and modified constraint-induced movement therapy in upper limb function in children with unilateral cerebral...
Is Shunt or Stent better for babies with heart disease?
Conventional surgical Blalock-Taussig shunt and cathether-based stent can now be compared to determine the best treatment option for Infants with Congenital Heart Disease
Mother with 40KK boobs feared she would suffocate baby
Danielle Matier, 31, from Derby, has battled against her ever growing boobs since the tender age of 11 and has watched in horror as they grew from a cup size B to KK.