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Glyburide, Metformin Have Similar Effect in Gestational DM - 2017-01-17
"For patients with gestational diabetes mellitus, glyburide and metformin are comparable in terms of glucose control and safety, according to a study published online Jan. 11 in Diabetes Care." More

Antiplatelets Cut Preterm Birth in Those at Risk for Preeclampsia - 2017-01-17
"Among women at risk for preeclampsia, antiplatelet agents reduce the risk of spontaneous preterm birth at less than 37 and less than 34 weeks of gestation, according to a meta-analysis published in the February issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology." More

Monkey Study Boosts Theory That Fewer Calories Can Extend Life - 2017-01-17
"But calorie restriction should start at older ages, researchers say." More

Steep Rise in Births to U.S. Women Using Opioids - 2017-01-17
"Few treatment programs deal with substance abuse in expectant moms, federal report says." More

Why Winter Weather Brings More Flu - 2017-01-17
"Cold, dry air helps the virus stay airborne long enough to cause infections, researchers say." More

Health Tip: Ward Off Infections During Pregnancy - 2017-01-16
"Suggestions to protect yourself" More

Pace of Influenza Activity Picking Up Across the United States - 2017-01-13
"The pace of flu activity continues to quicken across the United States, and probably hasn't peaked yet, according to an assessment by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention." More

Flu Tightens Its Hold on the Nation - 2017-01-13
"It's not too late to get vaccinated, CDC says." More

Pregnancy OK for Most Women With Congenital Heart Conditions: Report - 2017-01-12
"Preconception counseling helps moms-to-be understand potential risks, doctors say." More

Could Mom's Pre-Pregnancy Blood Pressure Predict Baby's Gender? - 2017-01-12
"Higher -- but still normal -- readings may mean a boy, study suggests." More

Doctors Describe First U.S. Case of Locally Acquired Zika in Pregnancy - 2017-01-12
"Baby shows no signs of brain abnormalities, but report urges doctors to be alert." More

New Guidelines Reaffirm Prenatal Folic Acid to Curb Birth Defects - 2017-01-10
"Women of childbearing age should take 400 to 800 micrograms daily, task force recommends." More

Are Heartburn Meds During Pregnancy Linked to Asthma in Kids? - 2017-01-09
"Analysis suggests, but doesn't prove, that these children were one-third more likely to see a doctor for asthma." More

Very Obese Teens Benefit From Gastric Bypass Over Long Term - 2017-01-06
"Weight-loss surgery helps severely obese teens maintain weight loss over the long term; however, some young people may need additional surgery to manage complications associated with their rapid post-surgery weight loss, and some may also develop nutritional deficiencies, according to two studies published online Jan. 5 in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology." More

Flu Season Starting to Peak - 2017-01-06
"More severe strain of virus circulating, but it's not too late to get vaccinated, health officials say." More

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