Intergenerational impacts of family violence - mothers and children in a large prospective pregnancy cohort study - Gartland D, Giallo R, Woolhouse H, Mensah F, Brown SJ.
BACKGROUND: Violence and other adversities commonly co-occur, yet are usually investigated individually. The primary objectives of this paper are to investigate: (i) the relationship between maternal exposure to violence (including childhood abuse and inti...
In conclusion, the aqueous extract A. africanus has anti-implantation effect in female rats and is safe up to 2000 mg/kg bw. In addition, it contains some potential steroidal saponins, which could be used to explain its an ti-implantation activity, however this finding needs further pharmacological studies to confirm the antifertility activities.
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What strategies may help prevent the sexual transmission of Zika virus infection during pregnancy?Emerging Infectious Diseases
[Nation] Women who forget to take their daily oral contraceptive pill should worry no more.
CONCLUSIONS: FSTL3 plays a biological role in the establishment and maintenance of normal pregnancy. Moreover, FSTL3 may be involved in the early pregnancy loss via neutralizing the elevated activin A. PMID: 31810141 [PubMed - in process]
SELIBABI, Mauritania– " I refused to marry off my daughter for a simple, good reason: I want my daughter to be empowered, ” said Lemeima mint El Hadrami, 49. " I don't want her to go through the same difficulties I did when I was young. "Ms. El Hadrami was married when she was only 13.As is often the case for child brides, she became pregnant in adolescence and was forced to drop out of school. She had two daughters, both following difficult pregnancies. Then her husband left them.
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MONDAY, Dec. 9, 2019 -- If you are pregnant and live in a rural area of the United States, new research shows that you're at higher risk of life-threatening complications or death during or after childbirth. " Our study suggests that geographic...
(The Hebrew University of Jerusalem) Pregnant smokers at higher risk for gestational diabetes, Hebrew University study finds.