Inheriting acquired traits requires trailblazer modifications to unfertilized eggs
(RIKEN) Researchers led by Azusa Inoue at the RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences in Japan have discovered a mark left behind in unfertilized egg cells that determine which DNA instructions will be inherited if the egg is fertilized. when these instructions are missing, enlarged placentas and miscarriages occur. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 7, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Why I Gave My Mosaic Embryo a Chance
‘It was like rolling the dice, except for someone you’ve never met.’ (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jacquelynn Kerubo Tags: In Vitro Fertilization Genetics and Heredity Embryos (Human) Tests (Medical) Disabilities Pregnancy and Childbirth Miscarriages Infertility Reproduction (Biological) Source Type: news

AHA News: When Her Heart Stopped After Her Dog Died, Doctors Said It Was Broken Heart Syndrome
TUESDAY, March 30, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- Tess and Dan Kossow did all they could to have a child. When they turned to in vitro fertilization, their first attempt appeared to work. But then Tess had a miscarriage. " It was early... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 30, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Miscarriages skyrocket 366% in six weeks due to Covid vaccines
(Natural News) Official data released by the British government shows that Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) injections are killing unborn babies at an astounding rate. The latest Medicines and Healthcare produce Regulatory Agency’s (MHRA) Yellow Card Scheme report, dated Dec. 9, 2020, through March 7, 2021, reveals a whopping 366 percent increase in the rate of miscarriage... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Miscarriage Linked to Higher Risk for Premature Mortality
FRIDAY, March 26, 2021 -- Spontaneous abortion is associated with an elevated risk for premature mortality, according to a study published online March 24 in The BMJ. Yi-Xin Wang, Ph.D., from the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 26, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Progestogen for Threatened Miscarriage in the First Trimester Progestogen for Threatened Miscarriage in the First Trimester
Does the use of oral progestogen in women with threatened miscarriage in the first trimester reduce the miscarriage rate when compared with placebo?Human Reproduction (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

New Zealand approves paid leave for parents after a miscarriage. The second country in the world to pass this bill
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes drug may help women who have repeated miscarriages – study
Type of stem cell deficiency is common among women who lose pregnancies, and sitagliptin may helpA common diabetes drug may be able to help women who have repeated miscarriages, researchers have found, after they identified that a certain type of stem cell deficiency is common among women who lose pregnancies.A study for the Tommy ’s National Miscarriage Research Centre in London discovered that the diabetes drugsitagliptin can boost recruitment of these cells to the lining of the uterus, called the endometrium, in women who have experienced repeated miscarriages.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 25, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Linda Geddes Tags: Miscarriage Medical research Stem cells Biology Science Society Source Type: news

New Zealand Approves Paid Leave After Miscarriage
The measure, believed to be among the first in the world, would apply to couples who lose a pregnancy at any point. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Natasha Frost Tags: Miscarriages Stillbirth New Zealand Parenting Law and Legislation Paid Time Off Women and Girls Source Type: news

New Zealand parliament unanimously approves paid leaves after miscarriage, a measure believed to be among the first in the world
The measure, believed to be among the first in the world, would apply to couples who lose a pregnancy at any point. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Zealand passes bereavement leave for miscarriages
"Grief is not a sickness. It is a loss. And loss takes time,” (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drug Used to Prevent Miscarriages May Be Upping Cancer Rates Decades Later
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - March 24, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Endocrinology, Oncology, Pediatrics, Obstetrics, News, Source Type: news

Drug Used to Prevent Miscarriages May Be Upping Cancer Rates Decades Later
WEDNESDAY, March 24, 2021 -- Kids born to moms who took a drug widely used to prevent miscarriages in the 1950s and 1960s may be twice as likely to develop cancer in adulthood. The drug in question, hydroxyprogesterone caproate, also known as OHPC... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 24, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

New Zealand Parliament unanimously passes bereavement leave for miscarriages, stillbirths
"The passing of this bill shows that once again New Zealand is leading the way," Labour's Ginny Andersen said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drug used during pregnancy may increase cancer risk in mother's adult children
(The Endocrine Society) Exposure in the womb to a drug used to prevent miscarriage appears to raise the offspring's cancer risk decades later, especially for colorectal and prostate cancers, researchers have found. They will present the results of their new study Tuesday at ENDO 2021, the Endocrine Society's annual meeting. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - March 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Scientists Create Human 'Pre-Embryo' for Research
Research could advance learnings into miscarriages, infertility and birth defects. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - March 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists Create First Lab Model of Human'Pre-Embryo' for Research Purposes
WEDNESDAY, March 17, 2021 -- Research into miscarriages, infertility and birth defects is now primed to undergo revolutionary advances, thanks to the creation in the lab of an early stage of the human embryos by two separate international teams of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 17, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

I Had A Miscarriage As A Therapist Who Specializes In This Very Thing
Jessica Zucker, a psychologist and author of I Had a Miscarriage, specializes in reproductive and maternal mental health and experienced a traumatic miscarriage. She had to tell her patients, but how? And, does telling them change the relationship in therapy or perhaps, simply make her more human? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - March 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jessica Gold, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Janssen Announces 96-week Results of Phase 3b Study Demonstrating the Continued Safety and Efficacy of Long-acting HIV Treatment of Rilpivirine and Cabotegravir
CORK, IRELAND, March 6, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today presented positive long-term data from the global Phase 3b trial of the first complete, long-acting (LA), two-drug injectable regimen (consisting of Janssen’s rilpivirine and ViiV Healthcare’s cabotegravir) for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection in adults. The 96-week findings of the Antiretroviral Therapy as Long-Acting Suppression Every 2 Months (ATLAS-2M) trial confirmed the primary endpoint, met at Week 48, and met the secondary endpoint, showing efficacy of both month...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - March 6, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Pregnant Asylum-Seekers Needed Help at the Border. Inside the Program That Provided Care —and Community
Xiomara was already having labor pains when she presented herself to U.S. Border Patrol officials to make a claim for asylum. She had fled gang violence in El Salvador six months earlier, working under the table in Mexico to afford bus tickets for her and her three young children to make it to the border. When she finally arrived, nine months pregnant and feeling contractions, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) offered to take her to a hospital. But she had heard about family separations and was worried about losing her kids if she were hospitalized, so instead she was sent back to the streets of Ciudad Juárez...
Source: TIME: Health - March 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jasmine Aguilera Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature Immigration Magazine Women in Crisis Source Type: news

Janssen Announces Submission of Supplemental New Drug Application to U.S. FDA by ViiV Healthcare for Expanded Use of CABENUVA (rilpivirine and cabotegravir) as an HIV Treatment for Use Every Two Months
TITUSVILLE, N.J., February 24, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) has been submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) by ViiV Healthcare for the expanded use of CABENUVA (consisting of Janssen’s long-acting rilpivirine and ViiV Healthcare’s cabotegravir). The sNDA seeks to expand the CABENUVA label to include administration every two months for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection in virologically suppressed adults (HIV-1 RNA less than 50 copies per mL) on a sta...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - February 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Pregnant women with Covid are NOT at higher risk of miscarriage
The study by Imperial College London, which included medical records from 4,004 women in the US and UK, found that no newborn babies died of Covid-19 and mothers' risk was the same as average. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Wisconsin doctor suffered miscarriage after covid vaccine, tweeted #VaccinesWork
(Natural News) Dr. Sara Beltrán Ponce, M.D., is making headlines after suffering a horrific miscarriage following her Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccination. A 2019 graduate of the Medical College of Wisconsin, Ponce not too long ago completed her residency in Radiation Oncology. Her “SheMD” profile claims that she is “passionate about medical education, public health, and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Earliest signs of an immune response found in developing embryos
(Center for Genomic Regulation) Researchers at the Centre for Genomic Regulation reveal that newly formed embryos clear dying cells to maximise their chances of survival. It is the earliest display of an innate immune response found in vertebrate animals to date. The findings may aid future efforts to understand why some embryos fail to form in the earliest stages of development, and lead to new clinical efforts in treating infertility or early miscarriages. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Flu shots are ineffective for seniors; may increase miscarriage risk in younger women
(Natural News) With flu season in full swing, there is a lot of talk about getting the flu vaccine, with the mainstream media giving people “helpful” reminders to get vaccinated. One group that is particularly targeted by vaccination campaigns is the elderly. Unfortunately, older people are one of the groups who this vaccine is failing... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Intimate partner violence against adolescent girls and young women and its association with miscarriages, stillbirths and induced abortions in sub-Saharan Africa: evidence from demographic and health surveys - Ahinkorah BO.
This study aimed to examine the association between intimate partner violence and pregnancy termination among adolescent girls and young wo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A ‘Baby’ Aspirin a Day May Help Prevent a Second Pregnancy Loss
Women who have had a pregnancy loss and are trying to get pregnant again may benefit from a daily low-dose aspirin. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Annals of Internal Medicine Pregnancy and Childbirth Aspirin Women and Girls Miscarriages Source Type: news

Post-Miscarriage, Aspirin May Affect Next Pregnancy
Could something as simple as taking a low-dose aspirin once a day guard against pregnancy loss among women who have already suffered miscarriages? (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

For Women Who've Miscarried, Aspirin Before, During Pregnancy Could Improve Outcomes
TUESDAY, Jan. 26, 2021 -- Could something as simple as taking a low-dose aspirin once a day guard against pregnancy loss among women who have already suffered miscarriages? New research suggests that's the case, though exactly how low-dose aspirin... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 26, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

The grief of pregnancy loss, and the daunting return to work
Pregnancy loss is very common, but there have been very few studies on how miscarriage and stillbirth affect employees. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Nova Scotia Source Type: news

Low-dose aspirin may improve pregnancy chances for women with one or two prior miscarriages
NIH study examines pattern of aspirin use, rather than difference between aspirin and placebo groups. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - January 25, 2021 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Cannabis Use May Be Tied to More Difficulty Conceiving
FRIDAY, Jan. 22, 2021 -- Women with a history of miscarriage and who use marijuana may have a more difficult time conceiving a child, according to a study published online Jan. 11 in Human Reproduction. Sunni L. Mumford, Ph.D., from the Eunice... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Janssen Announces U.S. FDA Approval of CABENUVA (rilpivirine and cabotegravir), the First Long-Acting Regimen for the Treatment of HIV
TITUSVILLE, N.J., January 21, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved CABENUVA (consisting of Janssen’s rilpivirine and ViiV Healthcare’s cabotegravir), the first and only once-monthly, long-acting regimen for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection in adults. The novel regimen was co-developed as part of a collaboration with ViiV Healthcare and builds on Janssen’s 25-year commitment to make HIV history. In the U.S., ViiV Healthcare is the marketing authorization holde...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - January 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

'We need answers ’: why are people living near Dutch goat farms getting sick?
A decade after an outbreak of Q fever killed 95 people in the Netherlands, scientists fear the emergence of a new diseaseIn early 2008, Jeannette van de Ven began to see a slightly higher rate of miscarriages among the goats on her dairy farm in the south of the Netherlands.“We sent the samples to the veterinary authority. Nine out of 10 results showed no explanation. Only maybe toxoplasmosis from cats. We had no cats,” she says.Van de Ven, who keeps a herd of around 1,700 dairy goats in Noord-Brabant, a provincedensely populated with goat farms, kept sending samples. Finally, in May 2008 an outbreak of the res...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 18, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Sophie Kevany Tags: Environment Infectious diseases Netherlands Science Europe Medical research World news Source Type: news

NIH study suggests using cannabis while trying to conceive may reduce pregnancy chances
The women were part of a larger group trying to conceive after one or two prior miscarriages. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - January 11, 2021 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Jessica White Talks Nick Cannon Breakup, Found Out About Brittany Bell Pregnancy On IG
The model says that she had suffered a miscarriage two weeks prior and was living with Cannon at the time as they were trying to have a... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Improving Air Quality In India, Pakistan And Bangladesh Could Prevent 7% Of Pregnancy Losses
Pregnant women in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, who are exposed to polluted air may be at a higher risk of stillbirths and miscarriages, according to a modelling study published in the peer-reviewed journal Lancet Planetary Health. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Disha Shetty, Contributor Tags: Science /science Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare ForbesWomen /forbeswomen Editors' Pick editors-pick Source Type: news

Fibroid link to miscarriage now in doubt
The presence of fibroids did not increase risk of miscarriage in a new study, contradicting common belief. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Africa: Women Need Support and Understanding After Miscarriage
[IPS] Abuja -- Recently, Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, wrote a piece sharing about her miscarriage. I knew, as I clutched my firstborn child, that I was losing my second, she wrote. She is part of a growing list of celebrities who have publicly shared their experiences with miscarriages. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - December 30, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Women Need Support and Understanding after Miscarriage
Miscarriage is the most common reason for losing a baby during pregnancy. It happens for up to 15% of women who knew they were pregnant.. Credit: UNSPLASH/Claudia Wolff.By Ifeanyi NsoforABUJA, Dec 29 2020 (IPS) Recently, Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, wrote a piece sharing about her miscarriage. I knew, as I clutched my firstborn child, that I was losing my second, she wrote. She is part of a growing list of celebrities who have publicly shared their experiences with miscarriages. Model Chrissy Teigen also recently shared the pain she and her husband singer John Legend felt about the miscarriage ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - December 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ifeanyi Nsofor Tags: Gender Headlines Health Women's Health Source Type: news

Michelle Branch suffered a miscarriage and praises her family for helping her in challenging time
Michelle also noted the downtown Nashville bombing on Christmas Day which injured three people and affected more than 40 businesses in... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New research highlights the importance of a forgotten organ in ensuring healthy pregnancies
(University of British Columbia) An international research team led by UBC has uncovered for the first time the importance of a small gland tucked behind the sternum that works to prevent miscarriage and diabetes in pregnant women. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New research highlights the importance of the thymus in successful pregnancies
(Karolinska Institutet) How the immune system adapts to pregnancies has puzzled scientists for decades. Now, findings from an international group of researchers, led by researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden, reveal important changes that occur in the thymus to prevent miscarriages and gestational diabetes. The results are published in the journalNature. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The thymus as key to healthy pregnancies
(IMBA- Institute of Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences) How the immune system adapts to pregnancy has puzzled researchers for decades. An international team of researchers, including scientists from IMBA (Institute of Molecular Biotechnology) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences has now discovered that important changes in the thymus occur in order to prevent miscarriages and gestational diabetes. The results are published in the journal Nature. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - December 23, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Health Of Fathers Linked To Miscarriage And Stillbirth, According To A New Study
After looking at nearly one million pregnancies researchers found that complications were more likely if the child's father suffers from conditions linked to obesity. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alice Broster, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Editors' Pick editors-pick Source Type: news

Pregnancy After Breast Cancer Doesn't Increase Recurrence Risk Pregnancy After Breast Cancer Doesn't Increase Recurrence Risk
Among women who became pregnant, breast cancer survivors did not have higher odds of miscarriage or complications like preeclampsia, and their babies were not more likely to have congenital abnormalities.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - December 15, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

First woman detained under India's controversial Love Jihad laws 'forced into miscarriage'
The first woman detained under India's controversial new 'Love Jihad' laws has miscarried in custody, her family have told The Sunday... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

VAX ATTACKS: The new mRNA coronavirus vaccines will likely cause immune cells to attack placenta cells, causing female infertility, miscarriage or birth defects
(Natural News) Two brave doctors, Dr. Wolfgang Wodarg and Dr. Michael Yeadon, have issued a motion for administrative and regulatory action to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) regarding the new mRNA coronavirus vaccines developed by Pfizer/BioNTech. They warn that the vaccines can attack placenta cells, causing female infertility. The doctors petition for regulatory action that... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jaime Pressly On What Makes ‘ MOM ’ Resonate With Viewers: ‘ There ’ s A Lot Of Heart And Vulnerability ’
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CBS Boston Tags: Only CBS Matt Weiss Mom Source Type: news

Outcomes of Hospitalized Pregnant Women With COVID-19 Outcomes of Hospitalized Pregnant Women With COVID-19
According to this report, having COVID-19 while pregnant may result in severe illness and adverse birth outcomes, including preterm deliveries, miscarriages, and stillbirths.Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news