Vitamin B may counter negative effect of pesticide on fertility

(Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health) Women who have adequate levels of B vitamins in their bodies are more likely to get and stay pregnant even when they also have high levels of a common pesticide known to have detrimental reproductive effects, according to new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health research.
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ABSTRACT OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether weekly gestational weight gain is associated with anemia, vitamin A insufficiency, and blood pressure levels in the third trimester of pregnancy. METHODS A prospective study with 457 pregnant women attending primary care in Cruzeiro do Sul, Acre. The weekly gestational weight gain rate measured between the second and third trimesters was classified as insufficient, adequate, and excessive according to the recommendations of the Institute of Medicine 2009. The outcomes at the beginning of the third gestational trimester were: anemia (Hb
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ConclusionSuccessful nonsurgical management of an interstitial pregnancy is feasible, although appropriate selection of cases is advised. A large gestational sac is a risk factor for treatment failure and should prompt surgical intervention. Subsequent pregnancies can generally be considered safe and with a favorable outcome.
Source: Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
An author name was misspelled in the article “Endoscopic intervention and cholecystectomy in pregnant women with acute biliary pancreatitis decrease early readmissions,” published in the June issue of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (Gastrointest Endosc 2019;89:1169-77). The correct spelling is Jeffery R. Groce, MD.
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(Reuters Health) - Pregnant women who work nights or long hours may be more likely to have a miscarriage or preterm delivery than mothers with day jobs, a research review suggests.
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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.
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THURSDAY, July 18, 2019 -- For low-income pregnant women, the prevalence of suicide ideation is 4.6 percent, with increased odds of suicide ideation for women with depression, according to a study published in the Sept. 1 issue of the Journal of...
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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
Conditions:   High Risk Pregnancy;   Bone Marrow Intervention:   Other: Arts Intervention Sponsor:   University of Alabama at Birmingham Enrolling by invitation
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Financial rewards for quitting smoking do help smokers -- including pregnant women -- kick the habit and remain smoke-free, a new study confirms.
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