Opioids Overprescribed After Childbirth: Study
Excessive prescription of opioids after child birth can harm families and communities, increase opioid availability.
23 hours ago - Medindia Health
Women often prescribed excessive opioids after childbirth, research reveals
Excessive opioid prescriptions following childbirth may lead to higher rates of addiction within communities, according to a new report in The Journal of the American...
1 day ago - News Medical
Top 3 Wellness Tips For Women To Feel Happy And Healthy
Daily, the female body goes through a lot, what with hormonal shifts depending on what time of the month it is, pregnancy and childbirth, and eventually menopausal changes. The...
7 days ago - HealthWorks Collective
Abnormal Lipid Metabolism Increases Risk of Diabetes in Women After Childbirth
Altered metabolism of lipids will help to predict the risk of progression of gestational diabetes to type 2 diabetes in women following childbirth. Changes in a set of eleven...
9 days ago - Medindia Health - 4 articles
Disruptions to lipid metabolism after childbirth predict future diabetes risk
Scientists have found that disruptions to the metabolism of lipids occur after childbirth in women with gestational diabetes who go on to develop type 2 diabetes.
9 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Ashley Graham Gets Real About How Much Labor Freaking Hurts
In a new interview with Elle Magazine, Ashley Graham talks about the pain of giving birth and the gift of having a baby right before quarantine In a new interview for Elle...
10 days ago - Scary Mommy - 2 articles
The Truth About Hypnobirth, HypnoBirthing, and Hypnosis During Childbirth
What's Angelina Jolie's, Jessica Alba's and Duchess Kate Middleton's secret to a smoother labor? All of the celebs relied on hypnobirthing. There are many ways to manage labor...
11 days ago - Mama Natural
Protecting Your Child's Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic
When the news regarding the coronavirus and the disease it causes first emerged, our initial reaction was to protect our physical health. For mamas-to-be, the immediate goal...
14 days ago - Mama Natural - 4 articles
Partners to accompany mothers for maximum of two hours after childbirth
Expecting parents have expressed alarm at new rules on maternity wards that would see their partners sent home two hours after a mother is moved out from a birthing suite.
22 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Gene Could Explain Why Some Women Don't Need Pain Relief in Childbirth
Title: Gene Could Explain Why Some Women Don't Need Pain Relief in Childbirth Category: Health News Created: 7/22/2020 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 7/22/2020 12:00:00 AM
22 days ago - MedicineNet - 2 articles
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Covid-19 cases could be missed because temperatures are more common in the...
Researchers concluded that up to half of people who have a fever may be missed, and said this would apply to other infectious diseases like Covid-19 after studying flu patients...
Public Health England still hasn't pinpointed 30,000 duplicated test results...
EXCLUSIVE: Data published by Public Health England still includes people who were tested twice, some of whom may have been diagnosed before going into hospital and then again...
Obesity is a Major Risk Factor in Severe COVID-19 Cases
Obesity has emerged as a major risk factor for severe COVID-19 cases. Obesity also has other health implications, and there is hope for obese patients with weight loss surgery...
Ways to Combat Childhood Obesity During the COVID-19 Lockdown
COVID-19 has disrupted children's lives in many ways with no schools and no means for recreation outdoors. The added stress of uncertainty has led to children engaging in...
Coronavirus: Wearing face masks could lower death rate 5%
Applying the findings to the UK's death toll of 41,329, it suggests face coverings with medical face masks for the elderly and infected could have saved over 4,000 lives .
COVID-19 Vaccine Helps Prevent Pneumonia
In mice infected with the COVID-19 virus, an experimental vaccine was found to help prevent pneumonia, stated new study.
Stillbirths are Predicted to Spike During the COVID-19 Lockdown
Pregnant women are at raised risk of stillbirth this year. There is a sharp jump in stillbirths seen during the COVID-19 pandemic due to less face-to-face antenatal visits...
Medical Marijuana Linked to Fewer Hospitalizations for People With Sickle...
People with sickle cell disease who receive medical marijuana to treat pain may require fewer visits to the hospital, stated new study.
NHANES: A Third of American Children Regularly Eat Fast Food
More than 36% of U.S. kids ate fast food on any given day from 2015 to 2018, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data showed. Among U.S. children and adolescents...
Containment, Contact Tracing Key To Manage Covid-19
Prime Minister Narendra Modi advised that containment, contact tracing, and surveillance were key to effective management of the virus infections in the country.