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31 min ago | Washington Times

EXCHANGE: Premature baby defies odds, comes home

William was 1 pound, 6 ounces and about the size of a water bottle, recalled his parents, Nicole and Josh Nyberg.

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Related Topix: Bloomington, IL, Medicine, Normal, IL

Sat Aug 30, 2014

KCWY13

Group Wants Improved Birth Practices in Casper

"Wyoming Medical Center sympathizes with a mother's desire to experience natural child birth, but we do not have the resources to meet guidelines set by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists to provide safe VBACs.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

Tyler Morning Telegraph

Labor Day rally pushing for better births

Labor Day has a new meaning, as maternal health advocates join others nationwide to inform women about the need to have a positive birth experience.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Jacksonville, TX, Crockett, TX, Carthage, TX

Scoop

New Zealand's first breastfeeding seminar for physicians

'What Every Doctor Needs to Know' will provide up-to-date research and clinical information on current issues in breastfeeding medicine.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Salt Lake Tribune

Commentary: Op-ed: It's time to put a woman's heal...

In states across the country, politicians are passing laws that single out abortion care for regulations that apply to no other similar medical practices.

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Related Topix: Medicine, us Travel, Travel, Women's Health, Health, Opinion

She Knows

Why I'm considering an elective induction

Chaunie Brusie is writer, speaker, and labor and delivery nurse. Her first book, Tiny Blue Lines , a guide to young motherhood, was released in May 2014.

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Related Topix: Motherhood, Family, Parenting, Medicine

Freshnews

Aesculap, Inc. Announces Caiman(R) 5 Seal and Cut Technology Line Extension

Aesculap, Inc. is pleased to announce the expansion of its Caiman 5 Seal and Cut Technology.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cleveland, OH

BioMed Central

A collagen-fibrin patch (Tachosil(R)) for the prevention of...

Lymphoceles are a common complication after pelvic lymphadenectomy in women with gynecologic malignancies.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Fri Aug 29, 2014

StamfordPlus.com

PPSNE Recognizes Ovarian and Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

September is both National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month and Planned Parenthood of Southern New England encourages women of all ages to schedule a preventive health screening.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Menopause, Health

Richmond County Daily Journal

FirstHealth oncologist helps lead ovarian cancer fight

This year, about 21,980 women will learn they have ovarian cancer. If they are diagnosed at an early stage, when the disease is still localized, about 94 percent of them will still be alive after five years.

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Related Topix: Ovarian Cancer, Health, Oncology, Medicine, Breast Cancer

The Star

'Dirty Work' is nuanced, thoughtful story

At the start of Gabriel Weston's 'Dirty Work,' Nancy Mullion, an obstetrician-gynecologist, has choked during surgery and left her patient in a coma.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Freshnews

PrimeSUITE and PrimeRCM Helps Potomac Obstetrics & Gynecology Thrive

Before opening Potomac Obstetrics & Gynecology in 2012, Dr. Eric Ashkin was a member of a 10-physician group with 35 employees for eight years.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Rockville, MD

Hometown News

Sister Run raises awareness for ovarian cancer

In an effort to raise awareness for victims of gynecologic cancers, the 16th annual "Sister Run" is scheduled for this weekend, Saturday, Aug. 30 at Ryckman Park in Melbourne Beach.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Tecumseth Free Press

Abdulhafid to return to SMH Ob/Gyn department, start date not set

Stevenson Memorial Hospital announced this morning Dr. Adel Abdulhafid is returning to its obsetrical department replacing Dr. Glasine Lawson who has resigned her position as of September 1, 2014.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Canada,

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Scientific Blogging

Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing: Why Pregnant Women Should Love Blood Tests

Susan J. Gross, M.D., is Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health, Pediatrics and Genetics at the Albert Einstein College... It has been almost 400 years since the publication of Exercitatio anatomica de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus by the British physician William Harvey, which accurately described the circulation ... (more)

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Women's Health, Biology, Science, Health, Circulation

WKOW-TV

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Our Jefferson Award Winners for August are making sure all women in their community get the healthcare they need.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Madison, WI, Women's Health

St. Petersburg Times

Laughing gas in delivery rooms? More area hospitals say yes

Pregnant with her third child, Lizzy Lester knew she wanted a natural, unmedicated delivery.

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Related Topix: Tampa General Hospital, Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Clearwater, FL, Tampa, FL, Women's Health, Health

Medical News

Gene variants linked to overactive bladder and prolapse in women

A systematic review and meta-analysis of genetic association studies reveals a number of genetic variations associated with overactive bladder and pelvic organ prolapse in women.

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Related Topix: Overactive Bladder, Health, Medicine

Medical Daily

Support Group 'Healthy Moms' Helps Obese Pregnant Women Limit Weight Gain, Improve Delivery

A weight-loss intervention may be what obese mothers-to-be need to reduce pregnancy weight gain and a complicated delivery, according to a new study from the Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research in Portland, Ore.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Fox News

Calorie goals, support may help limit pregnancy weight gain, oversize newborns

Compared to obese expectant mothers without special care, those given individualized calorie goals and weekly group meetings gained less weight during pregnancy and had fewer oversized newborns in a new study.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Life, Food, Nutrition

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