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Data Points: More healthcare workers born (outside) the USA

Dec 15, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The healthcare sector continues to lead the way in hiring. A new study found more than 16% of healthcare professionals surveyed in 2016 were born outside the...
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How Does Pregnancy Inflammation Affect Immunity In Newborns?

Dec 13, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Saint Louis University researchers are studying how fetal exposure to inflammation can alter immune responses after birth. Joyce Marie Koenig, M.D., professor of pediatrics and molecular microbiology & immunology at Saint Louis University, and a SLUCare neonatologist at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon......
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Standardized Protocols Needed To Improve Health Outcomes Related To Pregnancy Complications

Dec 13, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The rates of maternal mortality and preterm birth continue to shockingly rise in the United States. According to the CDC and March of Dimes, more than 700 women die of pregnancy-related causes in the U.S. every year, and more than 1,000 babies are born prematurely every day. It’s impossible to point......
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Opioids Exact Another Toll on Newborns: Smaller Heads

Dec 12, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Opioids Exact Another Toll on Newborns: Smaller HeadsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/10/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/10/2018 12:00:00...
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Siblings Of Children With Autism Or ADHD Are At Elevated Risk For Both Disorders

Dec 12, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Later-born siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are at elevated risk for both disorders, a new study led by Meghan Miller, assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and at the UC Davis MIND Insti......
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Opioids Exact Another Toll on Newborns: Smaller Heads

Dec 11, 2018 , WebMD
Infants born addicted to opioids had significantly smaller head circumferences, researchers have found, potentially putting them at higher risk for mental health and developmental...
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Vitamin C May Reduce Harm To Infants' Lungs Caused By Smoking During Pregnancy

Dec 08, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Vitamin C may reduce the harm done to lungs in infants born to mothers who smoke during their pregnancy, according to a randomized, controlled trial published online in the American Thoracic Society’s American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. In “Oral Vitamin C (500 mg/day) to Pre......
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The Lancet: First Baby Born Via Uterus Transplant From A Deceased Donor

Dec 08, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The new findings demonstrate that uterus transplants from deceased donors are feasible and may open access for all women with uterine infertility, without the need for live donors. However, the outcomes and effects of donations from live and deceased donors are yet to be compared, and the surgical a......
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World's First Baby Born From Deceased Donor's Transplanted Uterus

Dec 07, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: World's First Baby Born From Deceased Donor's Transplanted UterusCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/4/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/5/2018 12:00:00...
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Flu Shot Still Left Off To-Do List For 40 Percent Of Adults Even After Last Year’s Deadly Season

Dec 07, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
At the heart of their decision are worries about the shot giving them the flu and suffering from other side effects. Public health officials warn about a repeat of last year when the virus killed 80,000 people, and they stress that side effects are mild. Other public health news focuses on the outcry over the first CRISPR babies; climate change and the rise of mosquito-born illnesses; a potential link between infections and mental illness; more raw beef recalls; the impact of childhood trauma...
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The Vaginal Jade Egg Has Hatched: And Tiny Medicine Crystals Were Born

Dec 07, 2018 , Forbes
The Jade Vaginal Egg has been discontinued on the Goop company site. In its place are medicinal healing crystals. While they are not harmful, calling them "medicinal" should raise some...
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World first: Baby born to woman with uterus transplanted from deceased donor

Dec 06, 2018 , CNN Health
For the first time, a baby has been born to a woman who received a uterus transplant from a deceased donor, according to Hospital das Clínicas at the University of São Paulo School of Medicine in Brazil....
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First Baby Born From Uterus of Deceased Donor

Dec 06, 2018 , WebMD
One U.S. fertility expert said the success in this case really could be a...
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Public Health Roundup: Easier Foster Care Guidelines; First Baby Born Via Uterus Transplant From Deceased Donor

Dec 06, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
As foster systems are strained across the country with an influx of children whose guardians have been effected by the opioid crisis, advocates are hopeful that new guidelines will make it easier to find them homes. Meanwhile, doctors are reporting the first successful birth of a baby that was carried via a uterus transplant from a deceased donor. In other public health news: how much sleep is too much sleep?; medical schools, products that trigger puberty, head-shaping baby helmets, and...
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First baby born to woman with uterus transplanted from deceased donor

Dec 05, 2018 , CNN Health
For the first time, a baby has been born to a woman who received a uterus transplant from a deceased donor, according to Hospital das Clínicas at the University of São Paulo School of Medicine in Brazil....
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World's first baby born via womb transplant from dead donor

Dec 05, 2018 , Reuters
- A woman in Brazil who received a womb transplanted from a deceased donor has given birth to a baby girl in the first successful case of its kind, doctors reported....
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U.S. relies heavily on foreign-born healthcare workers

Dec 05, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - More than one in four doctors in the United States were born in another country, and a new study suggests many nurses, dentists, pharmacists, and home health aides are also immigrants....
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15 Years Later: How Well Are We Doing Addressing AIDS

Dec 02, 2018 , Forbes
This World AIDS Day, we celebrate astounding progress made in the past 15 years! Thanks to PEPFAR— the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief—14.6 million people living with HIV (59%) have access to antiretroviral therapy, 2.4 million babies have been born HIV-free. But we are not...
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Children Who Start School A Year Early More Likely To Be Diagnosed With ADHD, Study Shows

Dec 01, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Could a child’s birthday put them at risk for an ADHD misdiagnosis? The answer appears to be yes, at least among children born in August who start school in states with a Sept. 1 cutoff enrollment date, according to a new study led by Harvard Medical School researchers. The findings, published Nov.......
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FDA approves Meridian Bioscience's test for herpes in newborns

Dec 01, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved on Friday the first test - a diagnostic from Meridian Bioscience Inc - to help detect a type of herpes virus in newborns....
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