Case 23-2017: A 9-Day-Old Girl with Vomiting, Acidosis, and Azotemia
Presentation of Case. Dr. Katherine L. Tuttle : A 9-day-old girl was admitted to this hospital because of nonbilious vomiting, acidosis, and azotemia. The patient had been born...
3 hours ago - New England Journal of Medicine
Maternal exposure to air pollution early in pregnancy linked to preterm, low birth weight babies
Exposure to air pollution early in a pregnancy could increase risk for preterm birth and low birth weight, according to a study led by researchers at NYU School of Medicine...
8 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
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.
10 hours ago - Daily Mail
Medicaid proves a lifeline for clients of crisis pregnancy centers
When Taylor Merendo moved to Bloomington, Ind., nearly two years ago, fleeing an abusive marriage, she needed help.
12 hours ago - News Medical
Antidepressant use in pregnant women linked to small increase in autism
A new study found that antidepressant medications taken during pregnancy may be linked to the development of autism in children - although the effect appears to be limited.
12 hours ago - Medical News Today - 2 articles
Depressed and Anxious Patients Receive More Than Half of All Opioid Prescriptions
By Dr. Mercola According to Dr. Tom Frieden, former director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , opioids kill patients more frequently than any other...
18 hours ago - Mercola
Exercise, dieting in pregnancy lowers risk for diabetes, weight gain, C-section
Pregnant women who adhere to interventions based on healthy diet and moderate physical activity are less likely to develop gestational diabetes, gain excess weight or have a...
1 day ago - Healio
Western sperm counts 'halved' in last 40 years
"Sperm counts among Western men have halved in last 40 years," The Guardian reports. A major review of research carried out since 1973 found an estimated 50-60% drop in sperm...
1 day ago - NHS - 2 articles
Congenital syphilis is when a baby is born infected with syphilis. This infection is life-threatening . A pregnant woman with syphilis can spread the infection to her unborn...
1 day ago - oohsNcoos
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
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Fenugreek seed extract may reduce menopausal symptoms, says new study
Women supplemented with a branded, de-husked fenugreek seed extract reported less daytime hot flushes and night sweats, according to a new clinical trial with a sample size of...
I Did 20 Push-Ups Every Day For 2 Weeks and Here's What I Learned
Earlier this year, I could string together a solid 14 to 16 push-ups without stopping. It was a skill that took me quite some time to master. And by quite some time, I mean...
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...
Rise in E-Cigarettes Associated With Increased Smoking Cessation
In 2014-15, e-cigarette users attempted to quit cigarette smoking and succeeded in quitting smoking at higher rates than non-users.
Download Our Clean-Eating App For Easy and Delicious Recipes!
Eating clean is easy when you have a plan. Clean up your eating habits with our new meal plan and recipe app ! You'll be set for success with handy in-app shopping lists, two...
University Hospitals joins Medical Mutual of Ohio's SuperMed network
Starting Oct. 1, the entire University Hospitals system will be part of Medical Mutual's SuperMed network.
Women who take drugs 'lose their maternal instinct'
Researchers from Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Iowa warn the finding is particularly concerning in light of America's drug addiction epidemic.
Football Brain Injuries and a New Hope for Depression: This Week in Health
A new analysis of the brains of deceased NFL players found something unsettling : 110 out of 111 of them had a serious brain disease caused by repetitive blows to the head. In...
This Workout App Will Help You Get Cristiano Ronaldo's Six-Pack Without the Gym
Photograph by instagram/cristiano The soccer star also gives up his top 3 tips for staying healthy The Nike+ Training Club app is launching a new “series of athlete workouts...
PPI drugs warning: Study finds 50% increased risk of death from long-term...
PPI drugs commonly used to mask the symptoms of heartburn have been found to increase the risk of death by 50%, according to a new study carried out at the Washington...