Longer period of exclusive breastfeeding linked with decreased odds of childhood asthma
Pregnant women and new mothers are often presented with information on the benefits of breastfeeding their infants.
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What Is Maternal Health?
Pregnancy, birth, and the newborn stages are joyous and important times. But women also face physical and mental stress in the pregnancy and recovery period. Pregnancy affects...
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New Tool May Identify Pregnant Women With Eating Disorders
Researchers have developed a tool for clinicians to screen pregnant women for potential eating disorders, which can be hard to identify. Medscape Medical News
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Pregnant smokers more likely to quit with e-cigarettes vs. nicotine patches
Compared with nicotine patches, e-cigarettes were more effective in helping pregnant women stop smoking, according to data published in Nature Medicine. Researchers also...
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Emma Fitzsimmons gives birth in Port Macquarie after stomach pains didn't know she was pregnant
A stunned mum-of-two has revealed she had no idea she was pregnant with her second child until moments before she gave birth.
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Is your belly small at 7 Months Pregnant?
The size of your stomach depends on many reasons during pregnancy. It can be based on your height, weight, previous pregnancy, muscle mass, trimesters, etc. Remember that each...
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Sweden: 5th COVID-19 shot to people over 65, pregnant women
Sweden is recommending a fifth COVID-19 vaccine dose for people with an increased risk of serious illness, including pregnant women and anyone aged 65 and over
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FDA provides new guidance to decrease pathogen growth in sprout seeds
The FDA has issued final guidance for those producing and using seeds for sprouting, partly because of a string of foodborne illness outbreaks stretching back more than two...
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Christina Perri announces she's pregnant again after 2020 stillbirth
Christina Perri shared some happy news with her fans.
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Women who are pregnant or nursing should receive a COVID booster vaccination
In a recent study posted to the medRxiv* preprint server, researchers evaluated the impact of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 booster vaccination in nursing...
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Venezuelan Man, Crowned World's Oldest, Marks 113th Birthday Friday
Venezuelan Juan Vicente Mora, declared the oldest person in the world by Guinness World Records last week, will hit 113 years old on Friday. Reuters Health Information
Infants diagnosed with autism show differences in brain's visual areas
Infants who were diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder at 24 months old had differences in the visual processing areas of the brain that were apparent at 6 months old...
Extended Breastfeeding can Help Prevent Asthma in Children
Asthma runs in families. If a parent has asthma, the child is three to six times more likely to develop asthma. So, breastfeed your child to keep asthma away.
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Massachusetts Welcomes the 100th Age-Friendly Community
The age-friendly movement in Massachusetts reached a milestone this week as the town of Monson became the 100th community in the Commonwealth to commit to joining the AARP...
A nanoparticle and inhibitor trigger the immune system, outsmarting brain cancer
Scientists have fabricated a nanoparticle to deliver an inhibitor to brain tumor in mouse models, where the drug successfully turned on the immune system to eliminate the...
Healthy Habits to Lower Dementia Risk
Following healthy habits can lower the risk of dementia even in people with high genetic risk.
New Self-powered Fabric Helps Correct Your Posture in Real-time!
Posture is an important part of health. Poor posture can lead to pain and discomfort.
Amazon's Taking $70 Off the Top-Rated Beats Powerbeats Pro Earbuds
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Erin Napier shares 4-year-old daughter's surprising reaction to her new...
Erin Napier of HGTV's “Home Town” talks about her first children's book, “The Lantern House,” in an interview with TODAY.