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2013-10-15 23:30:05

On October 15th, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day, the thyroid advocacy blog Hypothyroid Mom builds awareness about the dangers of thyroid disease in pregnancy in memory of all the babies lost to hypothyroid moms. (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 HypothyroidMom.com reveals research on the dangers of thyroid disease in pregnancy, including miscarriage, still birth, infertility, maternal anemia, pre-eclampsia, placental abruption, postpartum hemorrhage, premature delivery, low birth...

Couples Trying To Conceive Should Avoid Products With Bisphenol A
2013-10-14 10:11:38

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Women who are pregnant or a trying to conceive should do their best to avoid bisphenol A (BPA), a common chemical found in dozens of household products. According to new research presented at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine's (ASRM) annual conference in Boston, high levels of BPA in the blood were associated with an 80 percent increase in the risk of miscarriage for pregnant women. “Until further studies are...

2013-10-10 10:29:35

New criteria aim to prevent misdiagnoses of nonviable pregnancies A panel of 15 medical experts from the fields of radiology, obstetrics-gynecology and emergency medicine, convened by the Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound (SRU), has recommended new criteria for use of ultrasonography in determining when a first trimester pregnancy is nonviable (has no chance of progressing and resulting in a live-born baby). These new diagnostic thresholds, published Oct. 10 in the New England Journal...

2013-10-08 11:28:19

According to a Finnish study, women with eating disorders are less likely to have children than others in their age group. The discrepancy is the most apparent in anorexia sufferers. In this group, the number of pregnancies was less than half of that of the control group. The likelihood of abortion was more than double for bulimics than for others in the same age group. Meanwhile, the likelihood for miscarriage was more than triple for binge-eating disorder (BED) sufferers. For women who...

2013-09-25 23:37:47

Rhinebeck-based organization provides free, comprehensive online portal for men and women experiencing infant loss. Reconceiving Loss, LLC was developed in response to infant loss rates of 15-25%. Rhinebeck, New York (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Reconceiving Loss, LLC, based in the Hudson Valley region of New York State, has launched a project designed to help women and men cope with the loss of a pregnancy or an infant. The project, which is entirely digital, incorporates writing,...

2013-07-09 17:31:30

Shift work, which encourages sleep deprivation and patterns of activity outside the circadian rhythm, has been associated with a greater risk of ill health and loss of well-being in some (but not all) studies. However, little is known about the effects of shift work on reproductive health and fertility. Now, a study reported today at the annual meeting of ESHRE, by Dr Linden Stocker from the University of Southampton, UK, indicates that working shift patterns is associated with an...

2013-05-31 23:18:02

The firm is actively filing DES lawsuits on behalf of those who allegedly suffered serious DES side effects as a result of their pregnant mothers being prescribed the drug. (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Diethylstilbestrol (DES), a synthetic hormone previously manufactured by several companies and formerly prescribed to pregnant women to prevent miscarriages and premature births, could potentially cause cancer in those women´s children. The Rottenstein Law Group LLP acknowledges a Centers for...

2013-05-01 13:07:06

Subfertile women who conceive through assisted reproduction are more likely to experience a greater traumatic impact following early pregnancy loss compared with women who conceive naturally, suggests a new study published today (1 May) in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Miscarriage is the most common complication of pregnancy affecting 20% of all clinically recognized pregnancies. This study, conducted at Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong,...

2013-04-24 11:38:18

For women with abdominal pain or vaginal bleeding during early pregnancy, patient history and clinical examination alone are insufficient to indicate or eliminate the possibility of ectopic pregnancy, while transvaginal sonography appears to be the single best diagnostic method for evaluating suspected ectopic pregnancy, according to an analysis of previous studies reported in the April 24 issue of JAMA. The rapid identification and accurate diagnosis of women who may have an ectopic...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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