A new scale for fear of childbirth: the Fear of Childbirth Questionnaire (FCQ)
Conclusion: A new tool to measure FOC in an English-speaking UK population with good content validity has undergone a preliminary phase of development and now needs testing for reliability and other forms of validity.PMID:34027771 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1928615
Conditions: Pregnant Women; Mobile Applications; Genetic Testing; Prenatal Care Intervention: Behavioral: Mobile app with prenatal genetic testing information Sponsors: Texas A&M University; Driscoll Children's Hospital; Global Institute for Hispanic Health Recruiting
Condition: Infertility Intervention: Other: cycles Sponsor: Women's Hospital School Of Medicine Zhejiang University Not yet recruiting
Condition: Anesthesia, Pregnancy Interventions: Procedure: Epidural Anesthesia; Procedure: Spinal Analgesia Sponsor: Ain Shams University Active, not recruiting
Alison Leiby has an hourlong set looking at the experience of an unwanted pregnancy. She ’s among a spate of female artists finding humor in the issue.
Pregnant women should use paracetamol/acetaminophen with a medical indication at the lowest effective dose for the shortest possible time, according to new research.Medscape Medical News
Contraception, disease control, family planning and managing life with an infant—four experts addressed these concerns and more for patients with rheumatic disease during a special online webinar.
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -- The Queen of the Belgians, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde on Thursday paid a virtual visit to and met with the UN Country Team (UNCT). Her visit served to illustrate the work of the United Nations on the ground in Liberia with focus on adolescent health and teenage pregnancy, as well as mental health issues.
[FrontPageAfrica] Gbarta -- Kids grow up fast in some remote villages in Liberia. With limited options to attend school, many opt to marry at age 14 or 15, or even younger, and start having children of their own.
Homicide is a leading cause of death among women who are pregnant and up to one year postpartum in the United States. Most incidents are perpetrated by an intimate partner with a firearm. Some states have implemented laws that prohibit firearm possession b...
BJOG. 2021 Sep 24. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.16945. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVES: To explore i) the association of sedentary time (ST) and physical activity (PA) during pregnancy with placental expression of genes related to glucose and lipid metabolism in obese pregnant women; ii) maternal metabolic factors mediating changes in these placental transcripts; and iii) cord blood markers related to these mRNAs mediating neonatal adiposity.STUDY DESIGN: Multicentre-randomized controlled trial.SETTING: Hospitals; 9-European countries.POPULATION: 112 pregnant women with placental tissue.EXPOSURES/OUTCOMES: ST and modera...