The Endocrine Society has just made revisions to its Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) for management of thyroid disease during pregnancy and postpartum.
In this study, exposure to an adjuvanted influenza A (H1N1) vaccine during pregnancy was not associated with a significantly increased risk of major birth defects, preterm birth, or fetal growth restriction.
The prediction of shoulder dystocia is important because is could prepare the labor & delivery team for a dangerous situation and also it may help in the counseling of pregnant women.
According to the Neonatal Resuscitation program, doctors should delay umbilical cord clamping a minimum of one minute if no immediate medical attention is needed
According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, women have a choice and if they are asymptomatic with no history of health issues related to the breasts or female reproductive system, they do have a choice in the matter of wellness exams.
According to research published on BMJ.com, dieting is not only acceptable during pregnancy; it may be advisable for women who are overweight or obese during pregnancy.
According to the Global Action Report on Preterm Birth, more than 15 million infants are born before their due dates.That translates to about one out of every 10 births.
I have been feeling pregnant, I had my period May,24th and lasted 7 days, 10 days after my period was over, I started spotting a very light pinkish brown blood with creamy discharge, that lasted fo
It appears that the children and grandchildren of men who become fathers between the late 30s and early 50s live longer lives than children born to younger dads.
A woman who is diagnosed with cancer during pregnancy can carry the fetus to term and deliver a healthy infant.
Last month before me and my boyfriends trip he told his entire family
and friends that I was pregnant. I thought I was, and so did he so I
went with the flow. When we returned from our trip the pregnancy tests
The standard of care for premature labor has typically been to place the
pregnant woman on bed rest; limiting activity for the remaining weeks
New research shows that a woman’s pre-pregnancy preconception weight is a better indicator of whether her child will be overweight or obese than her weight during pregnancy is.
If mom gains too much weight during pregnancy, baby will grow up weighing too much and possibly suffers from weight-related health concerns well into adulthood.
I had a D&C on may 18th due to a miscarriage. I had intercourse
using the pull out method as contraception on may 27th and 30th.
Much of the increased risk of childhood obesity is associated with maternal weight – not the c-section.
Being women we are always ready to go shoe shopping, pregnant or not!
The problem is that pregnancy brings with it swollen feet.
This is for my wife who is pregnant......
Placentophagia (or eating the placenta) is when someone, usually the mother, eats the placenta after birth.
Have you ever noticed that some diaper bags look like a changing table on a strap? Thankfully, the latest trend takes diaper bags out of the changing room and into boutiques, but with practical features, of course. We even found some that are great for dads.