Prenatal Opioid Use Linked to Increased Mortality for Moms Prenatal Opioid Use Linked to Increased Mortality for Moms

Women who use opioids during pregnancy face a dramatic and ongoing increased mortality risk compared with other women, which is a"stark reminder" of their vulnerability, say researchers.Medscape Medical News
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CONCLUSION: The analysis of the presence of 5T polymporphism in CBAVD patients may add information when predicting the outcome of assisted reproductive techniques. PMID: 31797807 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Archivos Espanoles de Urologia - Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Arch Esp Urol Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 5 December 2019Source: Gynecologic Oncology ReportsAuthor(s): LB Lipi, L Philp, AK GoodmanAbstractHydatidiform mole coexisting with a normal live fetus in a twin pregnancy is extremely rare. Management of these cases is challenging due to the risk of severe antepartum and post-partum complications. Herein, we report the case of a 24-year-old gravida 2 para 1 who presented at 28 weeks gestation with severe preeclampsia, vulvar edema and a serum β-HCG of 285,000 IU /mL. Ultrasonography demonstrated a single live intra-uterine pregnancy with concurrent hydatidiform mole. Conservative ma...
Source: Gynecologic Oncology Reports - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
ConclusionsA better understanding of food cravings may assist with the development of interventions to improve eating behaviors and reduce eating-related distress during pregnancy. Acceptance regarding food cravings was indicated as a way to diffuse pregnancy-related stress. These findings contribute to our understanding of psychological influences on eating behaviors in pregnant women.
Source: Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics - Category: Nutrition Source Type: research
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Publication date: Available online 5 December 2019Source: The Lancet HIVAuthor(s): Dvora Joseph Davey, Landon Myer, Thomas Coates
Source: The Lancet HIV - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 5 December 2019Source: The Lancet HIVAuthor(s): John Kinuthia, Jillian Pintye, Felix Abuna, Kenneth K Mugwanya, Harison Lagat, Dickens Onyango, Emily Begnel, Julia Dettinger, Jared M Baeten, Grace John-Stewart, Ajode C Aquino, Steve J Ochieng, Alice M Lipesa, Ambia L Naidu, Anastacia Kamau, Anne W Njoroge, Bernard O Okeah, Cecilia B Makabwa, Celestine C Atieno, Christine K IreriSummaryBackgroundPregnant women in settings with high HIV prevalence are at increased risk of HIV acquisition and subsequent vertical transmission. We implemented and evaluated a novel programme to provide pre-expo...
Source: The Lancet HIV - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: research
JACQUELINE JOSSA played the role of Lauren Branning in the BBC soap opera EastEnders. She is currently braving it out in in the jungle in the nineteenth series of I ’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here 2019. Jacqueline revealed a scary incident whilst pregnant with her second child.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Journal Name: Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism Issue: Ahead of print
Source: Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
ConclusionsThe original CANRISK score performed well among young adults, even when compared to a young adult-specific model. We suggest that the cut-point be lowered for young adults and the tool be permitted for use in this age group.
Source: Canadian Journal of Diabetes - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 6 December 2019Source: World Journal of Acupuncture - MoxibustionAuthor(s): Da-zhe Tian, Ying-zhe Bai, Nai-qi LiABSTRACTThe patient was in conception 27 weeks + 6 days, and got right waist pain, complicated with nausea, vomiting (vomit as gastric content), which was diagnosed as non-specific pain on waist after consultations of many departments. The patient received acupuncture with the following acupoints: Shuĭgōu (水沟GV26), Yìntáng (印堂EX-HN3), left Hégŭ (合谷LI4), and right Tàichōng (太冲LR3) . On the first date of acupuncture, the patient ...
Source: World Journal of Acupuncture Moxibustion - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research
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