A diet based on fruits and vegetables, whole grain products and some types of fish seems to reduce the risk of preterm delivery. This is the conclusion of a Nordic study on 66 000 pregnant Norwegian women published in the British Medical Journal. ... Brightsurf Science News, 2 days ago
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In 2011, one in three pregnant women in the U.S. delivered babies by cesarean delivery. While cesarean delivery may be life-saving for the mother, the baby or both, the rapid increase in cesarean birth rates since 1996 without clear indication ...Brightsurf Science News, 6 days ago
Higher BMI raises risk of type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure Two recent genetic studies expand the list of genes involved with body fat and body mass index, and their connection to major Western health problems: heart disease, high blood pressure ...Brightsurf Science News, 6 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va.-Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) often brings with it the risk of post-thrombotic syndrome (PTS), an under-recognized but serious complication that often causes long-term disability for patients. During March's DVT Awareness Month, the ...Brightsurf Science News, 6 days ago
Increasing the intake of fatty fish increases the number of large HDL particles, according to a recent study completed at the University of Eastern Finland. People who increased their intake of fish to a minimum of 3-4 weekly meals had more large ...Brightsurf Science News, 1 week ago
"The results of this study are counter to most expectations," said Dr. Brachman, Director of Radiation Oncology at Barrow and St. Joseph's. "Bevacizuman had been shown in earlier studies to be an effective drug in the treatment of patients with ...Brightsurf Science News, 1 week ago
Roswell Park/University at Buffalo study finds significant risk for women who never smoked BUFFALO, N.Y. - Secondhand smoking is linked with pregnancy loss, including miscarriage, stillbirth and tubal ectopic pregnancy, according to new research ...Brightsurf Science News, 1 week ago
PORTLAND, Ore. - Researchers have identified another concern related to low birth weight - a difference in how the body reacts to drugs, which may last a person's entire life and further complicate treatment of illnesses or diseases that are managed ...Brightsurf Science News, 1 week ago
Older parents frequently give help to their middle-aged offspring, and their perceptions about giving this help may affect their mental health, according to a team of researchers. "We usually view the elderly as needy, but our research shows that ...Brightsurf Science News, 2 weeks ago
First Crowd-Sourced Baby Registry Revealed: WhatToExpect.com Honors Top Baby Registry Products In Its Inaugural What To Expect Awards
NEW YORK To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/60685-everyday-health-what-to-expect-award-winners-best-in-baby-registry The awards are part of WhatToExpect.com's "Love-It List" ...TheStreet.com, 2 weeks ago
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