When does morning sickness start?
MORNING sickness is just one of the unpleasant symptoms that come with pregnancy. But when does morning sickness start?
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Jewel Pfaffroth could barely move while she pumped. She had struggled since her son was born in April to produce breast milk—he was underweight at his first doctor’s appointment, and she immediately had to supplement with formula. Her doctor had recommended she sit at specific angles while she pumped—“to let gravity do its thing”—but those positions caused her such intense backaches that she couldn’t do basic things like carrying her baby. Yet despite the debilitating pain, she was pumping twice a day to create less than one-tenth of what her son ate. It was crucial to her that he ...
This study aimed to determine the relationship between domestic violence against women, adaptation to pregnancy, and maternal-fetal antenatal attachment. DESIGN AND METHODS: The study consisted of 385 pregnant women who were referred to the antena...
CONCLUSION: This information can guide health care providers in assessing alcohol consumption and in promoting low-risk alcohol drinking to prevent alcohol exposure during pregnancy.PMID:34549918 | DOI:10.24095/hpcdp.40.9.04
Health Promot Chronic Dis Prev Can. 2021 Sep;41(9):264-266. doi: 10.24095/hpcdp.41.9.03.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34549917 | DOI:10.24095/hpcdp.41.9.03
CONCLUSIONS: This integrated safety analysis provides relevant information for clinicians treating patients with psoriasis, PsA, or axSpA with ixekizumab. No new safety signals were identified in patients receiving ixekizumab.PMID:34547967 | DOI:10.1080/09546634.2021.1976375
Trop Doct. 2021 Sep 22:494755211041870. doi: 10.1177/00494755211041870. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTAcute fatty liver of pregnancy (AFLP) and acute pancreatitis are peculiar complications of pregnancy. When acute pancreatitis occurs co-incidentally with acute fatty liver of pregnancy, mortality is high. Here, we report a case of a 22-year-old lady in her 36th week of gestation, who presented with pre-eclampsia, acute fatty liver of pregnancy and acute pancreatitis. She fulfilled six Swansea criteria for diagnosis of AFLP, and the diagnosis of acute pancreatitis was based on clinical suspicion, elevated pancreatic enzymes...
[The Conversation Africa] Eleven years ago, in the rugged hills of West Pokot County in Kenya, Mary Alamak, a mother of four, fell ill with the parasitic disease kala-azar while she was pregnant. Her weight fell from 80 to 45 kgs in a matter of weeks. She feared for the life of her baby and her own. At the Kacheliba District Hospital, she could get diagnosed, and treated with AmBisome injections. She was cured and regained weight - and her baby was saved.
[Nation] A group of women professionals from the Rift Valley have stepped in to curb school dropouts and unwanted pregnancies among girls in the region.