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Troubling link found between pollution exposure in pregnancy, high blood pressure in children

A new study, involving nearly 1,300 mothers and their children, looked at the effect of exposure during the third trimester of pregnancy.

High blood pressure typically occurs in adulthood, so when children develop the condition, it often means something is very wrong. 58 more words

Washington Post

Can you raise a baby in prison? A program is giving incarcerated mothers a chance

A bold experiment in parenting and punishment is allowing children in prison. But is that a good thing?

Destiny Doud thought she had just 48 hours to be a mother. 55 more words

Washington Post

Global Neurostimulation Devices Market Global Key Vendors: Autonomic Technologies, Boston Scientific, ElectroCore, ImThera Medical, Inspire Medical Systems, LivaNova Analysis Market Report 2023

Neurostimulation Devices Market Information, by Type (Implantable, External), by Application (Dystonia, Epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, Depression, Gastroparesis, Pain Management, Tremors, Urinary And Fecal Incontinence, And Others), by End User (Hospitals/Clinics, Cognitive Care Centers, Research Institutes, And Others) – Forecast to 2022… 522 more words

Health And Wellness

Micro Guide Catheters Market Industry Rapidly Growing in Healthcare, Competitor Analysis, Complete Study of Current Trends and Forecast 2018-2023

Global Micro Guide Catheters Market Research Report, by Types (Flow directed micro guide catheters and over the wire micro guide catheters), by application (Cardiovascular, Neurovascular, Urology and other), by End user (Hospital, Clinics and others) and by region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East and Africa) 502 more words

Health And Wellness

Mom-date...or princess for a day!

Today the baby and I had a date. Just the two of us…and a delicious salted caramel latté. We had lunch, she napped while I wrote poetry, we browsed thrift stores, bought a fancy teething necklace for her to chew on, and looked at pretty feminine things like flowery dresses and teacups. 126 more words

Family Life

The Highest Maternal Mortality Rate Is… in the United States?

By: Emily Kirwin

The first time I heard about the rising maternal mortality rate (MMR) in the United States, was after Serena Williams’ birth, and this story about a family struggling to cope after a new mother died after childbirth: 858 more words

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How the World is Failing Its Youngest Citizens

By: Tiffany Chen

Every minute, 5 babies around the world die. Each and every day, 7,000 newborn babies are dying from preventable causes. This totals up to 2.6 million a year. 831 more words

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