page 1 F requently A sked q uestions U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health http://www.womenshealth.gov 1-800-994-9662 TDD: 1-888-220-5446 Pregnancy and Medicines Q: Is it safe to use medicine while I am pregnant?
What is gestational diabetes? Gestational (jes-stay-shuh-nal) diabetes is diabetes that a woman can develop during pregnancy. When you have diabetes, your body cannot use the sugars and starches (carbohydrates) it takes in as food to make energy.
PREGNANCY IN THE FIRE SERVICE Michelle Stanbury City of Ypsilanti Fire Department Ypsilanti, Michigan An applied research project submitted to the Department of Interdisciplinary Technology as part of the School of Fire Staff and Command Program August 2001
Pregnancy and Thyroid Disease National Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases Information Service U.S. Department of Health and Human Services NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH What is thyroid disease?
How much is known about the effects of marijuana on a pregnancy? It is difficult to accurately study the effects of marijuana use during pregnancy.
309 Pregnancy, Drugs, and Harm Reduction Marsha Rosenbaum, Ph.D., and Katherine Irwin INTRODUCTION Shortly after the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) was
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This edition of “Pregnancy and Childbirth” is based on the VA/DoD Management of Pregnancy Clinical Practice Guideline, revised in 2009. Compared to the previous Guideline, the scope of this version of the Guideline has expanded to include evidence based research recommendations for prenatal ...
Teen pregnancy and birth rates in the United States are substantially higher than those in other Western industrialized nations. The adverse effects of Teen Pregnancy The social and economic costs of teen pregnancy and childbearing are often high, and these ...
Mold and Pregnancy This sheet talks about the risks that exposure to mold can have during pregnancy. With each pregnancy, all women have a 3% to 5% chance of having a baby with a birth defect.