Average Pregnant Woman in US May Have Poor Nutrition Average Pregnant Woman in US May Have Poor Nutrition

Many pregnant women in the U.S. may not be getting enough of certain crucial nutrients, while others may be getting too much, a new study suggests.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

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In conclusion, our results suggested that embryonic ketamine treatment induced anxiety-like behavior and the downregulation of NMDAR function in PFC in the adulthood period of offspring, which might result from the enhanced function of NMDARs in the hippocampus at the 4-week juvenile timepoint.
Source: Neuroscience - Category: Neuroscience Source Type: research
We present the case of a premature newborn whose mother had a rash during pregnancy; the newborn had severe early sepsis because of Listeria monocytogenes and histopathologically suggestive findings of the placenta. Obstetricians and neonatologists should suspect listeriosis in cases with compatible epidemiological history, clinical features, and examination findings of the placenta.
Source: Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical - Category: Tropical Medicine 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 aimed at estimating the prevalence of GDM among antenatal women attending a rural secondary care hospital in southern India and attempts to study associations between anthropometry, parental history, physical activity of pregnant women and GDM. Methods: A hospital based cross sectional study was done among 630 pregnant women who were screened with oral glucose tolerance test between 24 and 28 weeks of gestation based on IADPSG criteria. Risk factors for developing GDM were assessed by conducting home visits to 75 women diagnosed to have GDM and 150 randomly selected women without GDM. Results: Hospital b...
Source: Journal of the Association of Physicians of India - Category: General Medicine Tags: J Assoc Physicians India Source Type: research
 Targeting Glycemic Level in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus to that of Normal Pregnancy would result in a better Maternal-Fetal Outcome. J Assoc Physicians India. 2019 Apr;67(4):66-70 Authors: Seshiah V, Kapur A, Balaji V, Shah SN, Das AK, Diwakar H, Banerjee S, Anjalakshi C Abstract Abstract: Women with a history of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM) are at increased risk of future diabetes and related Non-Communicable Diseases (NCD) as are their offspring. "Transgenerational transmission occurs". Independent of genetic risk, offspring of hyperglycaemic pregnancies are at increased risk...
Source: Journal of the Association of Physicians of India - Category: General Medicine Tags: J Assoc Physicians India Source Type: research
This article reports the findings of the IMPACT survey, designed to assess insights on various factors which influence the choice of insulin therapy in India. Methods: We administered a questionnaire which focused on the practice and patient profiles and the preferred regimens in specific clinical situations using a case scenario. Respondents were asked about preferred insulin regimens for various phases of life, comorbid conditions, dietary choices and psychological factors. Results: Overall, 314 doctors participated in the survey. Majority were general physicians (51%) and diabetologists (37%). In clinical practi...
Source: Journal of the Association of Physicians of India - Category: General Medicine Tags: J Assoc Physicians India Source Type: research
Conclusions: This prospective case series of 30 pregnant women with acute hepatitis E viral infection, indicate poor maternal, obstetric and foetal outcome among pregnant women with hepatitis E viral infection. PMID: 31309789 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Journal of the Association of Physicians of India - Category: General Medicine Tags: J Assoc Physicians India Source Type: research
 Hepatitis E Virus: Peril of Pregnancy. J Assoc Physicians India. 2019 Apr;67(4):11-12 Authors: Trivedi TH, Shah PD PMID: 31309788 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Journal of the Association of Physicians of India - Category: General Medicine Tags: J Assoc Physicians India Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONThe risk of UR related with CSPI can be represented by means of a hyperbolic curve. After 10 months of CSPI, the expected UR rate is close to 0.7%. The impact of prolonging or reducing this interval on IVF pregnancy rates can be easily obtained from our tables. In our opinion it is helpful in the decision making process for both patients and physicians.
Source: Reproductive BioMedicine Online - Category: Reproduction Medicine Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 17 July 2019Source: Reproductive BioMedicine OnlineAuthor(s): Manuel Alvarez, Francisca Martínez, Filipe M. Bourroul, Nikolaos P. Polyzos, Miquel Solé, Mónica Parriego, Ignacio Rodríguez, Pedro N. Barri, Buenaventura CoroleuAbstractResearch questionAneuploid embryos are the leading cause of miscarriage and implantation failure but difficult embryo transfers (ET) have also been shown to significantly decrease pregnancy rate (PR). Nevertheless, the relationship between the different maneuvers/degree of difficulty during ET and live birth rate (LBR) has never been...
Source: Reproductive BioMedicine Online - Category: Reproduction Medicine Source Type: research
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