Relationship between maternal vitamin D status in the first trimester of pregnancy and maternal and neonatal outcomes: a retrospective single center study
This study aimed to investigate the relationship between maternal serum vitamin D status in the first trimester of pregnancy and maternal as well as neonatal outcomes...
1 month ago - BMC - 3 articles
A Plea To My Unvaccinated Adult Children
I remember when each of you was born , the second I held you, I knew I do anything in my power to keep you safe. Even during pregnancy , I followed my doctor's advice so you...
1 month ago - Scary Mommy
Reproducibility and Validity of Capillary Dried Blood Spot for Diagnosis of Vitamin A Deficiency and Anemia in Children
ABSTRACTBackgroundVitamin A deficiency and anemia are the most prevalent nutritional deficiency in children globally. The dried blood spot method has been used in prevalence...
1 month ago - 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
Bone turnover in pregnancy, measured by urinary C-terminal telopeptide of type I collagen , is influenced by vitamin D supplementation and is associated with maternal bone health: Findings from the MAVIDOS trial
AbstractBackgroundThe pattern of change in maternal bone turnover throughout pregnancy is poorly characterized.ObjectiveWe investigated changes across pregnancy in a marker of...
1 month ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Eating more whole grains may help patients maintain waist size, BP, blood sugar
Patients who ate at least three servings of whole grains per day had smaller increases in waist circumference, BP and fasting glucose concentration than patients who ate less...
1 month ago - Healio
Stable Rates of Low Vitamin D Status Among Children Despite Increase in Testing: A Population-Based Study
To determine the trends in testing and incidence of vitamin D deficiency/insufficiency in Olmsted County, Minnesota over a 16 year period.
1 month ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
Halsey Felt Like ‘A Failure' When She Couldn't Keep Down Prenatal Vitamins
“I was so angry with myself,” Halsey said of not being able to take prenatal vitamins Mom guilt doesn't wait for your baby to be born to start rearing its ugly head - it can...
2 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
Vitamin a deficiency and sleep disturbances related to autism symptoms in children with autism spectrum disorder: a cross-sectional study
Vitamin A deficiency and sleep disturbances have been reported in children with autism spectrum disorder. The influence of vitamin A levels on sleep regulation and sleep...
2 monthes ago - BMC
Associations Between Prenatal, Perinatal, and Early Childhood Vitamin D Status and Risk of Dental Caries at 6 Years
ABSTRACTBackgroundPrevious studies have suggested that insufficient concentrations of vitamin D are associated with dental caries in primary teeth, but evidence remains...
2 monthes ago - Journal of Nutrition