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Anemia During Pregnancy Tied to Higher Odds for Autism, ADHD in Kids

Anemia During Pregnancy Tied to Higher Odds for Autism, ADHD in Kids

Latest Pregnancy News FRIDAY, Sept. 20, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Women who suffer from anemia early in pregnancy are at risk for having a child with autism, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and intellectual disabilities, a study by Swedish researchers suggests. The study couldn’t prove cause and effect, but “a diagnosis of anemia earlier in pregnancy might […]

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Forteo (teriparatide)

Forteo (teriparatide)

What is teriparatide, and how does it work (mechanism of action)? Teriparatide (Forteo) is a prescription medicine used to treat osteoporosis, a bone disease that over time causes bones to become fragile and more likely to break. Teriparatide is similar to human parathyroid hormone (PTH) and is made using recombinant DNA (rDNA) technology. PTH is […]

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Hysterectomy Procedure Tied to Worse Cancer Outcomes

Hysterectomy Procedure Tied to Worse Cancer Outcomes

Latest Women’s Health News THURSDAY, Sept. 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Women who must have their uterus removed should be wary of a procedure called uncontained uterine power morcellation, Yale University researchers warn. This once common surgical option for hysterectomy or myomectomy (removal of uterine fibroids) has been linked to worse outcomes for patients with […]

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Cómo detener o acelerar el ciclo menstrual

Cómo detener o acelerar el ciclo menstrual

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Todo lo que necesita saber acerca de los fibromas

Todo lo que necesita saber acerca de los fibromas

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C-Section Delivery Might Alter Newborn’s ‘Microbiome’

C-Section Delivery Might Alter Newborn’s ‘Microbiome’

Latest Pregnancy News WEDNESDAY, Sept. 18, 2019 (HealthDay News) — New research reveals that the bacterial composition of a newborn‘s gut may be dependent on how the baby is delivered. Gut bacteria found in children delivered by cesarean section largely reflected the bacterial surroundings of the hospital in which the baby was born, British investigators […]

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Cervical effacement and how to measure it

Cervical effacement and how to measure it

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Study Finds Smog Particles Can Reach Developing Fetus

Study Finds Smog Particles Can Reach Developing Fetus

By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter Latest Pregnancy News TUESDAY, Sept. 17, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Air pollution can penetrate a pregnant woman’s placenta and potentially threaten the health of a developing fetus, new research warns. The study is “the first to show that air pollution particles can reach the fetal side of the placenta,” said study […]

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Women (STD)

Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Women (STD)

6. Human papillomaviruses (HPVs) and genital warts What are HPVs? More than 40 types of HPV, which are the cause of genital warts (also known as condylomata acuminata or venereal warts), can infect the genital tract of men and women. These warts are primarily transmitted during sexual contact. Other, different HPV types generally cause common […]

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Hysterectomy Tied to Depression, Anxiety

Hysterectomy Tied to Depression, Anxiety

Latest Women’s Health News TUESDAY, Sept. 17, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Having a hysterectomy can be a traumatic experience, and new research now shows it may also increase the long-term risk for depression and anxiety. “Our study shows that removing the uterus may have more effect on physical and mental health than previously thought,” said […]