Bowel Issues Affect 3 Out of 4 Pregnant Women
FRIDAY, May 24 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly three out of four pregnant women experience bowel problems such as constipation and diarrhea, but these issues don't significantly affect their quality of life, a new study finds.
U.S. Teen Birth Rate Plummets: Report
THURSDAY, May 23 (HealthDay News) -- Teen birth rates in the
United States are dropping sharply, especially among Hispanic
teens, according to a new government report.
Pregnancy Adds Challenge for Teens Treated for Drug Abuse, Report Says
THURSDAY, May 9 (HealthDay News) -- Half of pregnant teens in
substance-abuse treatment programs used alcohol or drugs in the
month before they entered treatment. And nearly 20 percent used
drugs or alcohol on a daily basis during that month, according to a
U.S. government report.
Birth Rates Good After Implanting 1 Embryo, Study Finds
WEDNESDAY, May 8 (HealthDay News) -- Among women who undergo in
vitro fertilization (IVF) to become pregnant, there is no
difference in delivery rates among those implanted with one
prescreened embryo compared to those implanted with two unscreened
embryos, new study findings reveal.