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Kenya: Woman Rushed to Tanzania for Treatment Dies

[Nation] A 43-year-old woman who sought treatment in Tanzania for pregnancy-related complications as a result of the Kenyan nurses' strike died Wednesday.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - Category: African Health Source Type: news

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[Deutsche Welle] Researchers from the University of Sankt Gallen have found that neonatal mortality rises if a child's mother lives close to an oil spill before conception.
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - Category: OBGYN Source Type: news
Journal Name: Journal of Perinatal Medicine Issue: Ahead of print
Source: Journal of Perinatal Medicine - Category: Perinatology & Neonatology Source Type: research
Journal Name: Journal of Perinatal Medicine Issue: Ahead of print
Source: Journal of Perinatal Medicine - Category: Perinatology & Neonatology Source Type: research
This study explores rates of early pregnancy and parenthood among a sample of young adults ( N = 215), ages 18-22, with a history of foster care. The study also compares the educational attainment, financial resources, and homelessness experiences of young...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news
This article explores police mothers' perceptions of their workplace experiences during pregnancy and maternity leave and returning to work. Using Charmaz's (2014 Charmaz, K. (2014). Constructing grounded theory. London, UK: Sage.  [Google Scholar]) constr...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
ConclusionsThe first ongoing pregnancy of women with (idiopathic) SRPL is more often complicated by post‐term birth and perinatal death. Revealing possible links between SRPL and these pregnancy complications might lead to a better understanding of underlying pathophysiology.This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
Source: Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica - Category: OBGYN Authors: Tags: Original Research Article Source Type: research
27 –28 October 2017, Shanghai, China
Source: Scientific and Medical Events on Global Events List - Category: Science Source Type: events
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Source: MCN: The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing - Category: Nursing Tags: CE Connection Source Type: research
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to summarize birth mothers' descriptions of unplanned pregnancy experienced in their twenties and how open adoption influenced their lives. Study Design and Methods: Naturalistic inquiry was used with purposive sampling from one agency and telephone interviews of women who experienced unplanned pregnancy in their twenties and relinquishment through open adoption. Recorded, transcribed, and deidentified interviews were analyzed for qualitative themes. Results: Fifteen participants judiciously weighed the open adoption decision. Over half parented other children prior to placement. Mo...
Source: MCN: The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing - Category: Nursing Tags: Feature Source Type: research
Purpose: Increased prevalence of high levels of body weight in early childhood has become a public health concern, given its potential association with adult obesity and related comorbidities. Both socioeconomic status and race-ethnicity are related to increased prevalence. The purpose of this study was to identify additional risk factors common to children of low-income families; and to guide quality improvement initiatives within home visiting programs, potentially fostering more desirable physical development outcomes. Study Design and Methods: A cohort of children (n = 14,318) of all mothers enrolled in Nurse–Fa...
Source: MCN: The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing - Category: Nursing Tags: Feature Source Type: research
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