Latest Obstetrics Stories
Dr. Eric Ashkin, a gynecologist serving Rockville, improves his office with up-to-date technology and services. ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug.
Study suggests that managing weight gain during pregnancy may reduce potential of birth complications and health issues PORTLAND, Ore., Aug.
--Center with Deepest Experience Advances the Field After the MOMS Trial Set a New Standard of Care-- PHILADELPHIA, Aug.
Pregnancy is a period often characterized with severe back pain and discomfort.
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug.
“Different Pathways Towards Parenthood: OVERCOMING Infertility” Free Fertility and Adoption Educational Event Long Island, New York (PRWEB) August 22, 2014
Surrogate couple who became parents and activists when they refused to abort their baby with Down syndrome have agreed to have their memoir represented by Maryann Karinch at the Rudy Literary
Beautiful Births is a feature length documentary that invites you to explore another side of pregnancy and childbirth not often shown in mainstream media.
Embracing possible victims of fraud — tied to surrogacy in Thailand and Cancun — the CARE Surrogacy Center in Mexico City today expressed their displeasure for the disarray and has begun to
New film partners with March of Dimes and illuminates pregnancy journey with glimpse into the lives of families who share their pregnancy milestones and important health information.
Labor Induction is a process of giving an artificial start to birth with medical intervention or other methods. When an induction is not performed for emergency or other medical reasons, the method is considered an elective process. The decision to induce labor has increased in recent years due to its convenience or because it easily accommodates busy schedules. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, however, say that labor should only be induced when it is more risky...
The B19 virus, referred to as parvovirus B19, was first known human virus in the family of parvovirus. It causes a childhood rash called fifth disease or commonly called slapped cheek syndrome. Discovered in 1975 by Yvonne Cossart, the virus gained its name because it was found in well B19 of a large series of Petri dishes. The virus is mainly spread through infected respiratory droplets. Symptoms usually appear six days after exposure and last about a week. Patients aren't usually...
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