Latest Pregnant Women Health News

Pregnant Women Must Be Studied Too
Imagine being pregnant while having a chronic health condition such as diabetes, hypertension, depression or asthma, or being diagnosed with an illness while pregnant. Amazingly, your doctor may not know exactly what treatments or drugs, or what dose, …
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Overweight pregnant women should be sent to slimming classes, say MPs
But the report recommends that those who are too heavy when they become pregnant should be referred to Weight Watchers or Slimming World, saying: 'GPs and midwives should offer pregnant women funded referral to lifestyle weight management … Under the …
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Health officials recommend flu shot for pregnant women
Breanna Sowards, an LPN at Family Care Health Center at Hills Plaza on Patrick Street, puts a band-aid on the arm of Meredith Foster, of Charleston after giving her a flu shot. Foster is four months pregnant. Pregnant women are at a higher risk for …
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