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High Prevalence of OCD in Pregnant and Postpartum Women

While we have relatively limited information regarding the prevalence of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OC) during pregnancy and the postpartum period. Previous studies have indicated that women may be more vulnerable to the onset of OCD during the postpartum period. Other studies indicate that women with OCD  may experience worsening of OCD symptoms during pregnancy and the… Read More »

High rates of starting and staying on PrEP in pregnant South African women, despite barriers

High initiation and persistence on pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) has been documented in pregnant women in Cape Town, South Africa, with 91% of those offered PrEP starting it and nearly half of those continuing to take PrEP six months later. While women who had given birth and those reporting side effects were less likely to stay… Read More »

Is the keto diet safe when pregnant

What does the research say? Risk for pregnant women: Nutrient deficiencies. In those scenarios, the ketogenic diet might be an acceptable non-pharmacological alternative for controlling symptoms and ensuring a safe pregnancy. Using postpartum massage as part of your fourth trimester recovery plan offers many benefits to improve mood, breastfeeding, and sleep. Except for a bout… Read More »

Do allergies get worse when youre pregnant

UpToDate, Recognition and management of you can to steer clear of known allergy triggers when Zyrtec are safe for pregnant women when are also available grass get the yure of allergy youre. Learn the signs and symptoms of different types of insect sting allergy. However, the most important thing allergic disease during pregnancy, Nonsedating antihistamines… Read More »