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Diabetes Screening Urged for All Pregnant Women

During pregnancy, women who have never had diabetes can develop high blood sugar, which can affect mother and child. With cases of gestational diabetes rising, women are being urged to get tested.  Find out »

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Putting an End to Intimate Partner Violence
It’s time we all opened our eyes and faced the reality of intimate partner violence head-on. It’s time for the violence to end.  More »

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High Pregnancy BMI Linked to Higher Risk of Stillbirth, Infant Death
An expectant mother's excess weight or obesity is tied to a greater risk of complications that could be deadly for an unborn child.  More »

Why Pregnant Women Shouldn’t Gain Too Much or Too Little Weight
A new study finds that women who gain too much or too little weight during pregnancy are at increased risk of having an overweight or obese child.  More »

Balancing Antidepressants' Risks during Pregnancy
Taking antidepressants during pregnancy has always involved a balancing of possible benefits and risks. But so does skipping the medication when a mom has depression.  More »

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Mother's Pregnancy Weight Gain May Influence Child's Obesity Risk
TUESDAY, April 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Children born to mothers who gain either too much or too little weight during their pregnancy are more likely to be overweight or obese, a new study has found. Putting on too few or too many pounds durin...  More »

Health Highlights: April 14, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: E-Cigarette Makers Using Music Events to Hook Young People: Lawmakers Free samples, candy-like flavors, and music festivals are among the ways ...  More »

Arkansas to appeal ruling on abortion restriction law
By Lisa Bose McDermott TEXARKANA, Arkansas (Reuters) - Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel said on Friday he would appeal a federal judge's decision striking down a state law that bans most abortions starting at 12 weeks of pregnancy, o...  More »

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