Publisher's Platform: Food Safety Suggestions to Expecting Moms from a Food Safety Lawyer
A few days ago, “Down Under” a.k.a. Australia, my friend, food safety guru, and for some strange reason, eater of raw shellfish, Dr. Julian Cox, was speaking about the risk of...
3 hours ago - Food Safety - 3 articles
Researchers show how low-protein diet during pregnancy can cause kidney problems in babies
Besides being underweight, babies born to women whose diet lacked sufficient protein during pregnancy tend to have kidney problems resulting from alterations that occurred...
5 hours ago - News Medical
What The Heck Do These Bizarre Pregnancy Dreams Actually Mean?!
Anyone who has experienced pregnancy dreams knows that they are no joke. They can be so vivid...and bizarre...and absolutely terrifying. But wait. In addition to whatever came...
5 hours ago - Scary Mommy
Ultrasound technique provides a new way to diagnose circulation problems in the placenta
A team of researchers funded by the National Institutes of Health has developed a new ultrasound technique to monitor the placenta for impaired fetal blood flow early in pregnancy.
6 hours ago - News Medical
My stay on a psychiatric ward for PPD inspired a new career
Television and movies always portray pregnancy, birth, and the aftermath as mostly happy events. The discomforts are mild and intermittent: the mom throws up once on the bus...
8 hours ago - Today's Parent
Here's When You're Most Likely - And Least Likely - To Get Pregnant
If you're looking to get pregnant and want to know when you should be getting busy to increase your chances of having a baby , guess what? There are better times of the month...
9 hours ago - Scary Mommy - 2 articles
Planned cesarean deliveries rare, appear to be safe for low-risk pregnancies
Women with low-risk pregnancies in Ontario who requested a cesarean delivery had a reduced risk for short-term adverse delivery outcomes vs. those who planned a vaginal...
11 hours ago - Healio
Pregnancy may increase the risk of COVID-19 severity
Against the background of the COVID-19 pandemic, the impact of SARS-CoV-2 infection in pregnancy has been a subject of much controversy. In order to help answer the question as...
14 hours ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Women's views on COVID-19 vaccination during pregnancy: A UK-based study
A new study, recently released as a preprint on the medRxiv* server, describes COVID-19 vaccine willingness among pregnant women in the UK.
14 hours ago - News Medical - 8 articles
Untreated mental health disorders can affect women and their children during and after pregnancy
Untreated mental health disorders can be a serious problem for women and their children during pregnancy and after giving birth, during the postpartum period.
23 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
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The Latest: Indonesia bans traveling home for Eid al-Fitr
Indonesia is prohibiting travel during the popular homecoming period to celebrate Eid al-Fitr
Gold Medals fights off rival Zed Em in epic Grand Annual
Another chapter in the time-honoured Grand Annual has been written, with champions Gold Medals and Zed Em fighting out yet another finish.
Live streaming makes cents, but musicians need more dollars
As the world tilts towards digital streaming, accelerated by the pandemic, it's vital that performers are properly paid, say arts leaders.
NZ suspends quarantine-free travel to and from Sydney
The decision was made following the detection of two community cases in Sydney.
Apple's AirTag trackers made it frighteningly easy to ‘stalk' me
Apple's new AirTags, $45 wireless devices that help you locate things, work well. Frighteningly well.
List manager Ned Guy quits Collingwood after tumultuous off-season
The man who oversaw Collingwood's salary cap firesale and list overhaul last year, Ned Guy, has quit the club.
Study examines artemisinin-based combination therapy as first-line treatment...
When a mosquito begins to nibble on you, it is not merely feeding on your blood, it is also injecting its saliva into your skin. If that saliva happens to be full of parasites...
Johns brothers won't be ‘laying out witches' hats' for Samoa coach Parish
Matthew Johns has rejected calls from the Samoan coach to be his assistant as the battle to coach the Pacific nation intensifies.
Cutting gas use for heating and cooking is not the way to net zero
Customers should be informed about new energy options and be empowered to adopt them, rather than restricting their choices by simply taking options away.
Young athletes must not be ill-treated in the rush for gold medals
A report into gymnastics in Australia shows the risks in the win-at-all-costs approach to sports.