Hospitalized pregnant women less likely to die from COVID-19 than non-pregnant patients
Pregnant women who are hospitalized with COVID-19 and viral pneumonia are less likely than non-pregnant women to die from these infections, according to a new study by...
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Suicide Among Black Girls Is a Mental Health Crisis Hiding in Plain Sight
When Dionne Monsanto was pregnant, she decided that she wanted to find a name that means “blessing” for her daughter. Though Monsanto-a Black American-has no specific ties to...
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Watch the TODAY anchors' shocked reactions to Dylan's baby news surprise
The TODAY anchors shared their joy over the news that co-host Dylan Dreyer is pregnant with her third child.
5 hours ago - NBC News - 3 articles
Dylan Dreyer is pregnant with her 3rd child!
After giving up on trying for a third child, the TODAY co-anchor is pregnant!
6 hours ago - NBC News - 3 articles
Australia updates food safety advice for pregnant women
Pregnant women should stay away from unpasteurized fruit juices as well as hummus and other dips containing tahini, according to updated advice in Australia. The Food Standards...
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‘Rare' study finds low in-hospital mortality among pregnant women with COVID-19
The rate of in-hospital mortality was lower among pregnant women with COVID-19 than nonpregnant women with COVID-19, according to a new study in Annals of Internal...
21 hours ago - Healio - 4 articles
COVID-19 Mortality Low Among In-Hospital Pregnant Patients
Pregnant patients hospitalized with COVID-19 had a lower risk of mortality than those who were not pregnant, a retrospective cohort study found. The mortality rate was less...
21 hours ago - MedPageToday - 2 articles
Even low levels of maternal coffee consumption impact birth weight
Pregnant women who drank about a half a cup of caffeinated coffee daily - fewer than the recommended two cups - had slightly smaller babies than pregnant women who did not...
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What Causes Hypertension during Pregnancy?
Hypertension is referred to as a condition where blood pressure of pregnant women is 130/80 mm Hg or more. This can create serious complications in some pregnancies and needs...
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'Patients That Were in the Hinterlands': What We Heard This Week
"There were a number of patients that were in the hinterlands." - William Schweizer, MD, of NYU Langone Health, discussing the pregnant women that fled New York City to give...
1 day ago - MedPageToday
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Q&A: CDC mask guidance ‘still too cautious and too complicated'
As the COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues, the CDC has continued to update its mask guidance for the public, recently revising recommendations for outdoor mask use and...
Experts warn CDC estimate that less than 10%' of COVID-19 cases occur...
Health experts says the CDC's estimate of the risk of outdoor coronavirus transmission is misleading and that the true risk is believed to be below 1%, and may even be as low...
Habit Stacking Microworkouts (aka Working Out Without Having to Think About It)
The beauty of microworkouts is that you can do them virtually anywhere with minimal time investment, and the cumulative training effect really adds up... if you remember to do...
Palestinian rockets target Tel Aviv, setting off sirens
The Israeli city of Tel Aviv is under fire from a barrage of 130 rockets launched from the Gaza Strip.
Opioid Addiction Meds May Curb Rising Kratom Dependence
Medications typically used to treat opioid use disorder may also be effective for the growing public health problem of kratom addiction, new research shows. Medscape Medical News
Low-Fat Diet Upped Quality of Life in Ulcerative Colitis
Data suggest that even patients in remission could benefit from a healthier diet. Medscape Medical News
America's Frontline Doctors warn that covid vaccinated can transmit "spike...
In the live experiment currently being conducted on humanity, it doesn't matter whether you are in the vaccinated group or the unvaccinated control group. No one will remain...
FDA Expands Pfizer Vaccine EUA for Children Ages 12-15
WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, MPH, announces the expansion of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine EUA for children ages 12-15. WebMD
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NIH Vaccine Designer Takes Coronavirus Research to Harvard
Corbett, 35, helped lead the NIH's development of the COVID-19 vaccine made by Moderna. Associated Press