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It might not be obvious on the scales, but healthy eating and increased physical activity from walking during pregnancy is directly associated with a range of improved outcomes at birth, according to researchers from the University of Adelaide.
Scientists from Queen Mary University of London and UCL have identified what they believe could be a cause of pre-term premature rupture of the fetal membrane, which accounts for 40 percent of pre-term births, the main reason for infant death world-wide.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Samuel E.
Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial Initiated at one of the Top IVF Research Clinics in the United States MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct.
-- Both Initiatives Support Every Mother Counts to Help Pregnant Women in Need Around the World -- NEW YORK, Oct.
Organization Launches Its National Expansion Campaign In Key Metropolitan Areas Where Uncertainty Is Consistent With the National Average SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.
Top-tier agency gifting high compensation to new surrogates living in California SAN DIEGO, Oct.
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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- Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.