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Anti-Vaccine Info in Pregnancy May Delay Infant Immunization - 2017-08-21
"Pregnancy is an important time for educating about infant immunization, according to a study published online Aug. 18 in Pediatrics." More

Zika Hijacks Pregnant Woman's Immune System - 2017-08-21
"Virus can then damage growing fetus, researchers report." More

Health Tip: Flu Season is Around the Corner - 2017-08-18
"Learn to recognize symptoms " More

4 Ways to Jazz Up Your Salad - 2017-08-17
"Simple steps to rethink this diet mainstay. " More

Smoking During Pregnancy Up Among Women With Depression - 2017-08-14
"Over the past decade, smoking during pregnancy has increased significantly among women experiencing a major depressive episode, according to a study published in the Oct. 1 issue of Drug and Alcohol Dependence." More

When You're the Only One on a Diet - 2017-08-14
"Resisting temptation while improving your family's health. " More

Live Attenuated Flu Vaccine Not Effective for Children in 2015-16 - 2017-08-09
"During the 2015 to 2016 season, influenza vaccines reduced the risk of influenza illness, but the live attenuated vaccine was ineffective among children 2 to 17 years of age, according to a study published in the Aug. 10 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine." More

Wound Complication Rate for C-Section Varies With Suture Type - 2017-08-09
"For women undergoing cesarean section, closure of the skin with poliglecaprone 25 suture is associated with a reduced rate of wound complications, according to a study published in the September issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology." More

Preterm Birth Risk Spikes in Mothers With Sleep Disorders - 2017-08-08
"Pregnant women with apnea or insomnia have roughly twice the risk of delivering before 34 weeks, study finds." More

Births Outside Obstetric Institutions Up Mortality Risk - 2017-08-08
"Unplanned birth outside an obstetric institution is associated with increased peripartum mortality and long travel time to an institution, according to a study published in the August issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology." More

Mortality Down Only for Gastric Bypass Patients With Diabetes - 2017-08-07
"Patients undergoing Roux-en-Y gastric bypass with diabetes have reduced mortality compared with matched controls, according to a study published online July 31 in Diabetes Care." More

Prenatal Exposure to Certain Flame Retardants Linked to Lower IQs - 2017-08-04
"Chemicals known as PBDEs can affect generations to come, researcher says." More

Doctors Who 'Fat-Shame' Patients Can Cause Real Harm - 2017-08-03
"Many patients respond by avoiding needed care, psychologists warn." More

Poor Adherence to Self-Monitoring of Glucose in GDM - 2017-08-01
"Only about 61 percent of women with newly diagnosed gestational diabetes mellitus perform ≥80 percent of required self-monitoring of blood glucose tests, according to a study published online July 18 in Diabetes Care." More

Recent Flu Shot Shouldn't Prevent Vaccination During Pregnancy - 2017-08-01
"Study rebuts concerns about multiple vaccination timing." More

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