Pregnant woman contracts Listeria infection from contaminated cantaloupe, gives birth to premature baby

(NaturalNews) Never in her wildest dreams did Michelle Wakley-Paciorek think she could be harming her unborn baby by eating healthy fruits and vegetables during her pregnancy. But little did she know that unsafe food practices at an operation in Colorado would nearly rob her of her...
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Authors: Jain V, McDonald SD, Mundle WR, Farine D Abstract OBJECTIVES: To assess the benefits and risks of progesterone therapy for women at increased risk of spontaneous preterm birth (SPB) and to make recommendations for the use of progesterone to reduce the risk of SPB and improve postnatal outcomes. OPTIONS: To administer or withhold progesterone therapy for women deemed to be at high risk of SPB. OUTCOMES: Preterm birth, neonatal morbidity and mortality, and postnatal outcomes including neurodevelopmental outcomes. INTENDED USERS: Maternity care providers, including midwives, family physicians, and...
Source: Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC - Category: OBGYN Tags: J Obstet Gynaecol Can Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 1 June 2020Source: Urology Case ReportsAuthor(s): Ibrahim Boukhannous, Tarik Mhanna, Amine EL. Houmaidi, Mohammed Aynaou, Mehdi Chennoufi, Ali Barki
Source: Urology Case Reports - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
This article presents the results of a qualitative exploratory study of 21 young women in Canada who experienced RC perp...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news
Violence against women is a global pandemic, with the potential to spread through generations. Intimate partner violence has impacts on women's sexual, reproductive, and psycho-social health. It can occur during pregnancy and adversely affect the health of...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news
Publication date: Available online 1 June 2020Source: European Journal of Obstetrics &Gynecology and Reproductive BiologyAuthor(s): Daniele Di Mascio, Gabriele Saccone, Federica Bellussi, Amerigo Vitagliano, Vincenzo Berghella
Source: European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 1 June 2020Source: European Journal of Obstetrics &Gynecology and Reproductive BiologyAuthor(s): Gonzalo R. Pérez-Roncero, María T. López-Baena, Peter Chedraui, Faustino R. Pérez-López
Source: European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
Condition:   P. Falciparum Intervention:   Other: No intervention Sponsor:   Barcelona Institute for Global Health Completed
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Condition:   Low Risk Pregnancy Intervention:   Other: Labor induction Sponsor:   Far Eastern Memorial Hospital Recruiting
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[The Conversation Africa] Listeria is an organism that contaminates food and can result in pregnant women going into premature labour or even losing their babies. The Conversation Africa's Health and Medicine Editor Candice Bailey spoke to Kerrigan McCarthy from the National Institute of Communicable Diseases about listeriosis and why it needs attention.
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Authors: Pourkaveh B, Ahmadi M, Eslami G, Gachkar L Abstract Spontaneous abortion is the loss of a fetus before the 20th week of pregnancy, when occurring naturally without any surgical or pharmaceutical intervention. On the other hand, Listeria monocytogenes, as one of the foodborne pathogens, is a causative agent of listeriosis. The transfer of L. monocytogenes in pregnant women occurs as self-limited flu-like symptoms which may result in abortion, stillbirth or premature birth of infected infants. The purpose of this study was the identification of Listeria monocytogenes risk factors in women with spontaneous ab...
Source: Cellular and Molecular Biology - Category: Molecular Biology Tags: Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand) Source Type: research
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