One-fourth of pregnant patients diagnosed at a public Texas hospital between Aug 29 and Sept 4 admitted for severe illness.
Rates of biochemically verified cannabis use early in pregnancy increased by 25 percent during versus 15 months before the pandemic.
Urinary incontinence is common and costly but undertreated in long-term care facilities, directors of nursing say.
The updated USPSTF aspirin for preeclampsia prevention recommendation is strengthened by new safety data but gaps in implementation remain.
Risk for preeclampsia greater with moderate or severe COVID-19 versus asymptomatic or mild disease.
Investigators assessed the relationship among lean or fatty fish intake, fatty acid supplements, and lowered severity of type 2 diabetes in women following pregnancy.
Risk increased for both persistent and placental infection and for both spontaneous and all preterm births.
Screening recommended for all women 24 years and younger and those 25 years and older at increased infection risk.
Researchers provide a comprehensive overview of prenatal screening for fetal aneuploidies, including traditional serum screening, ultrasound imaging, and cell-free DNA testing.
Experts discuss emerging safety data on administration of COVID-19 mRNA vaccines during pregnancy.
While cardiovascular disease may be common and commonly known to patients, they may not know some of the surprising factors in their diet and medical history that may actually be putting them at risk. What are some of the cardiovascular disease risk factors patients should know about?
Triple-negative breast cancer comprises 10% to 15% of breast cancers, mostly in women who are premenopausal, Black, and BRCA1 positive.
The authors review 8 cases of thrombosis in uncommon sites caused by protein S deficiency.
Eight percent drop in screenings at 32 community health centers means about 47,517 fewer mammograms, 242 missed breast cancer diagnoses.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) strongly recommends that all eligible individuals, including those who are pregnant, recently pregnant, and lactating, receive a COVID-19 vaccine.
Latest recommendation comes after new data showed no raised risk for miscarriage in mothers-to-be during first 20 weeks
Risk up for SGA and bleeding, but down for several other adverse perinatal outcomes with bariatric surgery for severe obesity before pregnancy
An update on the available cancer screening guidelines, benefits/limitations, and risks for cervical, breast, prostate, colon, and lung cancers.
An analysis of data sought to determine the effect of delays related to fertility preservation on the initiation of treatment and overall survival.
There was no benefit to extending zoledronate treatment beyond 2 years.