October 2012

Evidence-based benefits of kangaroo or papoose-style baby-carriers for newborns & older babies

October 20, 2012

Reposted from Mothering Magagine http://www.mothering.com/community/a/wear-your-baby-the-benefits Wear Your Baby: The Benefits Babywearing is a necessity for women all over the world who carry their babies while they work and do domestic tasks. This practice has been around for centuries, but has seen a dramatic resurgence in popularity in recent years. Why? Because touch is good for […]

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Lack of Evidence for routine screening for Gestational Diabetes

October 8, 2012

Guidelines Issued About Lack of Evidence for Screening for Gestational Diabetes Article reposted fron Medscape, May 23, 2008 – Excerpts The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has issued a recommendation statement and systematic review about lack of evidence to recommend screening for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) .. published May 20 issue of the Annals of […]

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