Maybe. The choice of early delivery reduces the risk of adverse outcomes in the mother, with an increased chance...
WASHINGTON – “The metabolic stress of pregnancy can uncover underlying susceptibilities.” – Deborah B. Ehrenthal, MD...
From the Editor
Subclinical hypothyroidism and pregnancy: Public health problem or lab finding with minimal clinical significance?
There is no clear evidence that thyroxine can improve pregnancy outcomes in women with subclinical hypothyroidism
In a US...
News from the FDA/CDC
Massachusetts had the nation’s lowest rate; Mississippi had the highest.
The report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also found an increase in vaginal births after previous cesarean delivery.
NASHVILLE, TENN. – LARC use reduces short interpregnancy intervals, but does not appear to reduce the risk of...
From the Journals
Two studies using data from the MOMS-PI support the link between vaginal flora and preterm birth risk.
In women with late preterm mild hypertensive disorders, does immediate delivery versus expectant management differ in terms of neonatal neurodevelopmental outcomes?
Yes. For women with late preterm (34–37 weeks) mild hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, immediate delivery resulted in poorer...
BALTIMORE – Marijuana use more than doubled the risk of prematurity and low birth weight.