Exercise Typically Healthy During Pregnancy, Olympic Panel Says
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Strenuous exercise
during pregnancy doesn't appear to increase the risk of most
pregnancy complications for mom or baby, a new report from the
International Olympic Committee (IOC) says.
How to Prepare Your Child for a New Brother or Sister
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Wondering how to
tell your kids a baby brother or sister is on the way and how they
will react to the news?
DEET Repellents Safe in Pregnancy to Prevent Zika, Researchers Say
MONDAY, Oct. 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- DEET insect repellents
won't harm a pregnant woman or her fetus when used as instructed to
prevent infection with the Zika virus, a new research analysis
6 Keys to a Safe, Allergy-Free Halloween
MONDAY, Oct. 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Halloween can be
really scary for kids with asthma and allergies -- and for their
parents -- unless they take precautions, an allergist advises.
More Hispanics Treated at Breast Cancer Center After Obamacare
SUNDAY, Sept. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- After the Affordable
Care Act (ACA) was implemented in 2014, more Hispanic women
received breast cancer treatment and enrolled in clinical trials at
a California cancer center, a new study finds.
What New Moms Need to Know About Pumping Breast Milk
SUNDAY, Sept. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Breast pumps can be a
big help to new mothers, but women who use them need to keep safety
in mind, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says.
Sex Partner With No Zika Symptoms Transmits Virus: CDC
FRIDAY, Aug. 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. health officials
report that the Zika virus can be spread sexually even when a
partner shows no signs of infection.
'Pretend Mommy' Program Doesn't Deter Teen Pregnancy
THURSDAY, Aug. 25, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Teens are more, not less, likely to become pregnant if they take part in prevention programs that use lifelike robot babies to demonstrate the realities of motherhood, a new trial shows.
Could Weight-Loss Surgery Boost Odds of Preemie Birth?
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 24, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Mothers-to-be who've had weight-loss surgery may have increased odds for premature delivery, researchers report.
Zika May Persist for Months in Newborns, Study Shows
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 24, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- There's more bad news when it comes to Zika's effect on infants: A case study suggests the virus can live and cause damage in newborns for at least two months after birth.