Many women with gestational diabetes do not receive type 2 diabetes screening after birth
Women in the United Kingdom who had gestational diabetes were not often screened for type 2 diabetes in accordance with national guidelines, a recent analysis showed. According...
1 month ago - Healio - 2 articles
Impact of scaling up prenatal nutrition interventions on human capital outcomes in low- and middle-income countries: a modeling analysis
ABSTRACTBackgroundPrenatal nutrition interventions can lead to improved birth outcomes, which in turn are associated with better education and human capital outcomes later in...
1 month ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition - 3 articles
Ashley Graham's Latest TikTok Is A Body-Pos Delight
Ashley Graham is all about self-love in a viral TikTok Model Ashley Graham is spreading body positivity on TikTok with one simple sentence: “You look good, don't...
1 month ago - Scary Mommy
Hyperimmune Globulin Fails to Prevent Congenital CMV Infection
Administering hyperimmune globulin to pregnant women who tested positive for CMV did not reduce CMV infections or deaths among their fetuses or newborns, according to results...
1 month ago - Medscape
Mothers With Active SARS-CoV-2 Infection can Breastfeed Their Babies, Says Union Health Ministry
Many pregnant women have contracted COVID-19 in the second wave compared to the first wave. Nursing mothers with active SARS-CoV-2 infection can breastfeed their babies.
1 month ago - Medindia Health - 3 articles
Using food network analysis to understand meal patterns in pregnant women with high and low diet quality
Little is known about how meal-specific food intake contributes to overall diet quality during pregnancy, which is related to numerous maternal and child health outcomes. Food...
1 month ago - International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity
New Wristbands could Help Detect Air Quality
Air pollution poses serious health threats to pregnant women. In a new research, experts have evaluated the use of wristbands to quantify air quality.
1 month ago - Medindia Health
Prenatal perception of breastfeeding recommendation predicts early breastfeeding outcomes of participants in the Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children
ABSTRACTBackgroundPrenatal psychosocial factors predict breastfeeding practices but are not assessed in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and...
1 month ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition - 4 articles
Response to Prenatal and Postpartum Cholecalciferol Supplementation
ABSTRACTBackgroundVariability in the 25-hydroxyvitamin D D) response to prenatal and postpartum vitamin D supplementation is an important consideration for establishing vitamin...
1 month ago - Nutrition
Medical Professionals Use Super Life-Like Dummies To Educate About Childbirth
Fair warning - these videos are extremely realistic I know this is a lot for a Friday, but if you are so inclined before the weekend begins to see TikTok videos of healthcare...
1 month ago - Scary Mommy