Black Women Show Even Greater Benefit, AHA Journal Study Finds
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Antihypertensive Drugs Safe During Pregnancy, AHA Says
It is safe to treat pregnant women with high blood pressure using antihypertensive drugs, the American Heart Association says in a new scientific statement.
Genetic Screening Results Just Got Harder to Handle Under New Abortion Rules
Ann was 15 weeks pregnant with her fourth child when the results of her prenatal genetic test came back last…
New Diabetes Guidelines Impact Screening, Pregnancy
In its new 2022 guidelines, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) now recommends that asymptomatic adults be screened for prediabetes and…
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: Implications for WHNPs and Midwives
In the US, the incidence of PPCM is rising, possibly due to advanced maternal age, an increased rate of multifetal pregnancies secondary to modern fertility techniques, and increased recognition and awareness of the disease.