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Standard pregnancy weight can lead to overweight toddlers The standard advice for how much weight a woman should gain during pregnancy may need to change, according to a rigorous and provocative study suggesting that even accepted weight gains may raise the ...
Apr 03 2007 11:03am
Pregnancy weight: what the ADA says The old adage “eating for two” may be a slight exaggeration, but expectant mothers should plan to gain some weight during pregnancy. A good weight gain for normal healthy moms is between 25 and 35 pou ...
Jan 27 2007 3:09pm
Caffeine linked to miscarriage Interesting article on Yahoo!... A new study showed that Caffeine consumption by pregnant women can increase the risk of miscarriage. It doesn't matter if the caffeine comes from coffee, te ...
Jan 21 2008 7:07pm
I was curious how much caffeine was in a cup of coffee. I found a good resource here: ... more
Jan 21 2008 7:16pm
Overview of Chlamydia trachomatis and the Disease. The Chlamydia is a Bacterial; from the chlamydia trachomatis strain which lives in vaginal fluid and semen. It can transmit mainly through vaginal and anal sex; although it is much less common, it c ...
Apr 22 2009 9:10am
Sleep Apnea Can Lead to Diabetes and High Blood Pressure According to researchers at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, sleep apnea, a nighttime breathing disorder that disrupts sleep patterns ...
Aug 01 2007 11:23am
Am trying to locate a medical expert or group practice for my husband (whether intern, pul ... more
May 15 2009 10:46am
Scan and X-ray information Having any hospital scans or tests can be daunting. However, it doesn't need to be once you know all the facts. So, here's a quick run down of everything you need to k ...
Aug 22 2008 6:28pm
Banish Binges We know that a horrible day at work or a big fight can send us straight for the ice cream and chocolate cake, and we may not stop with one slice or scoop. But a recent study suggests that even little ...
Jun 04 2007 2:16am
Eat a lot of beef? It may affect your son's sperm U.S. women who eat a lot of beef while pregnant give birth to sons who grow up to have low sperm counts, researchers reported Tuesday. They believe pesticides, hormones or contaminants in cattle feed ...
Mar 29 2007 11:23am
Multivitamins: The Perfect Supplement for a Balanced Diet These days, the concept of getting a balanced diet is little more than a truism, but what about getting your daily dose of vitamins through a more conventional source: Mom's trusted multivitamin? Acco ...
Jun 04 2007 2:16am
Awaken to the Fragrant World of Essential Oils Awaken to the Fragrant World of Essential Oils By Leslie Vornholt, LCSW Supervising Certified Care Instructor Center for Aromatherapy Research and Education While many of us have b ...
Feb 26 2008 1:07pm