More doctors should start taking care of their own health with dietary supplements

(Natural News) When it comes to nutritional supplements, we’re used to hearing about certain groups of people who can benefit greatly, whether it’s athletes, pregnant women, the elderly, or those with certain conditions. However, some experts are lamenting the fact that there has been little in the way of published reports on nutritional supplement use...
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Antiabortion activists and politicians have kicked their decades-long agenda to ban abortion in America into high gear through a series of increasingly radical and dangerous state-level laws. Between January 1, 2019 and March 20, 2019, 304 abortion restrictions were introduced in states across the country.
Source: The Guttmacher Institute - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Source Type: news
Authors: Liu Z, Yu X, Tong C, Qi H Abstract Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) incidence is increasing worldwide. In the present study, the effects of metformin on high fat diet (HFD)‑induced renal dysfunction were investigated in GDM mice. In addition, the molecular mechanisms underlying metformin function were examined. GDM was induced by feeding pregnant mice a HFD, and mice were treated with two different doses of metformin (300 and 600 mg/kg/day) or PBS between embryonic day 11.5 (E11.5) and E17.5. The pregnant mice at E18.5 were utilized to analyze the effects of metformin on renal dysfunction. Renal ...
Source: Molecular Medicine Reports - Category: Molecular Biology Tags: Mol Med Rep Source Type: research
Authors: Hong SH, Kim SC, Park MN, Jeong JS, Yang SY, Lee YJ, Bae ON, Yang HS, Seo S, Lee KS, An BS Abstract Female sex steroid hormones, including estradiol (E2) and progesterone (P4), serve significant physiological roles in pregnancy. In particular, E2 and P4 influence placenta formation, maintain pregnancy and stimulate milk production. These hormones are produced by ovaries, adrenal glands and the placenta, of which the latter is a major endocrine organ during pregnancy. However, the mechanism of hormone production during pregnancy remains unclear. In the present study, the regulation of steroid hormones and s...
Source: Molecular Medicine Reports - Category: Molecular Biology Tags: Mol Med Rep Source Type: research
Authors: Meade CM, Badell M, Hackett S, Mehta CC, Haddad LB, Camacho-Gonzalez A, Ford J, Holstad MM, Armstrong WS, Sheth AN Abstract Introduction: While increased healthcare engagement and antiretroviral therapy (ART) adherence occurs during pregnancy, women living with HIV (WLWH) are often lost to follow-up after delivery. We sought to evaluate postpartum retention in care and viral suppression and to identify associated factors among WLWH in a large public hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. Methods: Data from the time of entry into prenatal care until 24 months postpartum were collected by chart review from WLWH w...
Source: Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology - Category: OBGYN Tags: Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol Source Type: research
Conclusion: With rising rates of CS, strict adherence to the 2015 CDC guidelines for treatment of syphilis must be maintained. PMID: 30894787 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology - Category: OBGYN Tags: Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol Source Type: research
Are you over 35 and ready to get pregnant for the first time? An OB/GYN suggests creating a "reproductive life plan," scheduling a checkup, and doing these other things.
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ConclusionsMetformin is a clinically effective, inexpensive and safe drug for treating gestational diabetes mellitus.
Source: The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology of India - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
ConclusionThe increased serum level of Dickkopf-1 might be associated with the process of pathogenesis of early-onset PE. Further studies would elucidate their exact roles in the pathogenesis of PE.
Source: Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
A new study from the Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis has found that obese mic had offspring with heart problems, and these issues last for at least three generations.
Source: the Mail online | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Publication date: Available online 22 March 2019Source: MethodsXAuthor(s): M. Mudri, S.A. Smith, C. Vander Tuin, J. Davidson, T.R.H. Regnault, A. BütterAbstractThe surgical model of congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) has been utilized in exploring treatments and innovative therapies, such as tracheal occlusion (TO). The rabbit is an excellent surgical model compared to others due to lower cost, ease of care, short gestational period, and large litter size. This model is also ideal in studying lung hypoplasia of CDH because rabbit lung development is most similar to humans as alveolarization begins prior to birth an...
Source: MethodsX - Category: Science Source Type: research
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