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More Vaginal Births With Lying Down in Second Stage of Labor - 2017-10-19
"For nulliparous women at term with a singleton cephalic presentation receiving epidural analgesia, lying down in the second stage of labor results in more spontaneous vaginal births than being upright, according to a study published online Oct. 18 in the BMJ." More

Is a Dangerous Bird Flu on the Horizon? - 2017-10-19
"H7N9 is still confined to China, but new research suggests potential for wider transmission." More

How Foods Labeled 'Healthy' Can Still Make You Fat - 2017-10-18
"Those that contain high amounts of sugar trigger snacking later, study finds." More

Commercial Weight Management Program May Help Prevent T2D - 2017-10-17
"Primary care referral along with a commercial weight management provider can deliver an effective diabetes prevention program, according to a study published online Oct. 16 in BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care." More

Weight-Loss Surgery May Curb Risk for Certain Cancers - 2017-10-17
"Endometrial and breast tumors were less likely among obese women who had the procedure." More

Health Tip: Flu Shot 101 - 2017-10-16
"Who should get it, when, and why? " More

Women Falling Short on Birth Defect Prevention - 2017-10-13
"New survey finds too few are taking folic acid before pregnancy." More

Black Women Face Double the Risk of Pregnancy-Related Heart Failure - 2017-10-13
"But researchers don't know what's driving these racial differences yet." More

Study Debunks Notion That Epidurals Prolong Labor - 2017-10-10
"Women had similar outcomes whether they got the anesthetic or a 'dummy' placebo." More

3-D Ultrasound IDs Late-Onset Fetal Growth Restriction - 2017-10-09
"Fractional thigh volume measurements improve detection of late-onset fetal growth restriction, compared to two-dimensional biometry, according to a study published in the October issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology." More

Flu Shot Key for People With Diabetes - 2017-10-08
"Infection makes it harder to manage diabetes, increases risk of complications, health experts say." More

No Drop in Flu Vaccinations Since Nasal Spray Withdrawn - 2017-10-06
"Discontinuation of the pain-free nasal spray flu vaccine hasn't led to a drop in childhood influenza vaccination -- at least not in Oregon." More

No Change in Flu Shot Rates for Children From '15-16 to '16-17 - 2017-10-06
"Children who received an injectable influenza vaccine (IIV) in 2015-2016 were only slightly more likely than those receiving live attenuated influenza vaccine to return the following season for an IIV, according to a study published online Oct. 6 in Pediatrics." More

Maternal Multivitamin Use Tied to Lower Risk of Child ASD - 2017-10-05
"Multivitamin supplementation during pregnancy is tied to a reduced risk of autism spectrum disorder with intellectual disability, according to a study published online Oct. 4 in BMJ." More

Scientists Learn How Flu Virus Changes So Quickly - 2017-10-05
"Interrupting that process could lead to better ways to treat or prevent flu." More

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