Eunice Kennedy Shriver

Eunice Kennedy Shriver

Depression in Early Pregnancy Linked to Gestational Diabetes, Study

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Women who reported feeling depressed during the first two trimesters of pregnancy were nearly twice as likely to develop gestational diabetes. ...
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New Health Study Links Morning Sickness to Lower Pregnancy Loss Risk

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A new analysis has provided the strongest evidence to date that nausea and vomiting during pregnancy is associated with a lower risk of miscarriage in pregnant women. ...
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HIV Therapy for Breastfeeding Moms Virtually Eliminates HIV Transmission to Babies, Study

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For HIV-infected mothers whose immune system is in good health, taking a three-drug antiretroviral regimen during breastfeeding essentially eliminates HIV transmission by breast milk to their infants. ...
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NIH Study Shows Rates of Survival Increasing for Extremely Preterm Infants

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Extremely preterm infants, those born before the 28th week of pregnancy, are surviving in greater numbers, according to a new study. ...
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Prevention of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission Update

Prevention of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission Update
PEPFAR is supporting countries to achieve the goal of eliminating new pediatric HIV infections by 2015 while keeping mothers alive. ...
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HPV Vaccine May Benefit HIV-Infected Women

HPV Vaccine May Benefit HIV-Infected Women
The researchers tested for the presence of 41 of more than 100 existing types of HPV virus, including 13 high-risk types. ...
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