Medical News Today: What to know about diarrhea during pregnancy

Diarrhea can affect anyone, including women who are pregnant. Causes during pregnancy can include hormonal changes, bowel infections, and underlying bowel disorders. Learn more about the causes and treatment of diarrhea during pregnancy here.
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Publication date: Available online 16 April 2019Source: Life SciencesAuthor(s): Luna Liu, Chunxiao Yu, Feifei Yang, Zhongshang Yuan, Qian Wang, Shuang Liu, Changting Zuo, Qingbo GuanAbstractAimsSmall-for-gestational-age (SGA) fetus is an important public health issue because of its high mortality and long-term effects on health. Maternal hyperuricemia is associated with diverse adverse pregnant outcomes and neonatal disturbance. We aimed to evaluate whether maternal hyper-uric acid (HUA) is associated with the risk of SGA fetus and to explore whether it can modify the association between maternal hyper-blood pressure (HBP)...
Source: Life Sciences - Category: Biology Source Type: research
Authors: Hyle EP, Bekker LG, Martey EB, Huang M, Xu A, Parker RA, Walensky RP, Middelkoop K Abstract INTRODUCTION: People with HIV (PWH) are at increased risk for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (CVD). Screening for CVD risk factors is recommended but not routine in South African HIV clinics. We sought to describe the prevalence of CVD risk factors among antiretroviral treatment (ART)-experienced patients in South Africa. METHODS: We performed a prospective, observational cross-sectional study of PWH (>21 years, excluding pregnant women) on ART in South Africa. We interviewed patients regarding C...
Source: Journal of the International AIDS Society - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: J Int AIDS Soc Source Type: research
Publication date: May 2019Source: The Lancet Global Health, Volume 7, Issue 5Author(s): Vasin Vasikasin, Thanawith Rojdumrongrattana, Worayon Chuerboonchai, Thanawhan Siriwiwattana, Wittaya Thongtaeparak, Suchada Niyasom, Nawarat Lertliewtrakool, Sitawee Jitsiri, Dhitiwat ChangpradubSummaryBackgroundDengue is a common cause of acute liver failure in tropical countries. Paracetamol is the recommended antipyretic for dengue. Related observational studies in dengue have suggested that excessive paracetamol intake is related to hepatic injury. We aimed to evaluate whether standard dose paracetamol as an antipyretic in dengue i...
Source: The Lancet Global Health - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
OBJECTIVE(S): We explored the relationship between Intimate Partner Violence (IPV), pregnancy intention and contraceptive use in Honduras. STUDY DESIGN: We used the most recent Honduras Demographic and Health Survey (DHS 2011-2012) data to examine the rela...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news
ConclusionsFinancial incentives with existing smoking-cessation counseling by staff in low-income clinical prenatal programs led to cessation that continued during the postpartum period. Further study in larger populations is indicated.
Source: American Journal of Preventive Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
In conclusion, further studies are warranted to investigate platelet activation markers future role as predictive markers in preeclampsia. MPV is suggested as the most promising biomarker for evaluating platelet function in preeclampsia. PMID: 30983478 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Platelets - Category: Hematology Tags: Platelets Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 17 April 2019Source: Journal of Vascular and Interventional RadiologyAuthor(s): John S. DeMeritt, Ethan Wajswol, Anoop Wattamwar
Source: Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
Conditions:   Insomnia;   Sleep Disturbance Interventions:   Behavioral: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia;   Other: Active Control Sponsors:   University of Calgary;   Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Pregnancy Distress Intervention:   Behavioral: eHealth mindfulness intervention Sponsor:   University of Tilburg Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Pre-Eclampsia;   Effects of; Anesthesia, Spinal and Epidural, in Pregnancy Intervention:   Device: EEG measure Sponsors:   University Hospital Inselspital, Berne;   National Council of Scientific and Technical Research, Argentina;   University of Cape Town Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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