Vaccinated Mothers Are Trying to Give Babies Antibodies via Breast Milk

Vaccinated Mothers Are Trying to Give Babies Antibodies via Breast Milk

In the first nine months of the pandemic, around 116 million babies were born worldwide, according to Unicef estimates. This left researchers scrambling to answer a critical question: Could the virus be transmitted through breast milk? Some people assumed it

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The story of Lexi Daken and a New Brunswick mother’s fight to fix a ‘completely failing’ system

The story of Lexi Daken and a New Brunswick mother’s fight to fix a ‘completely failing’ system

Warning: This story contains content that may be disturbing to some readers. Discretion is advised.After her teenage daughter died by suicide, a New Brunswick mom is embracing support received on social media. And she’s calling for change.Sixteen-year-old Lexi Daken

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Pregnancy during COVID-19 pandemic presents new challenges for Canada’s expectant mothers

Pregnancy during COVID-19 pandemic presents new challenges for Canada’s expectant mothers

Canada’s expectant mothers say they are juggling a wider range of challenges than ever in their pandemic pregnancies.“We wanted to have a baby, but at the same time, it’s just like, ‘Do I want to bring it in this

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Factors Associated With Hypoglycemia Among Neonates Born to Mothers With Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

Carotid Disease and Retinal Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Parameters in Type 2 Diabetes: The Fremantle Diabetes Study Phase II

Among women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia of the neonate is a common complication because the hyperglycemic intrauterine environment leads to a relative increase in fetal insulin secretion (1). After delivery, persistent insulin elevation results in neonatal hypoglycemia

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Mothers of kids under age 6 make up majority of workforce exodus amid coronavirus: RBC – National

Mothers of kids under age 6 make up majority of workforce exodus amid coronavirus: RBC - National

Men are picking up jobs at three times the rate that women are leaving the workforce amid the pressures and opportunities of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new Royal Bank report.More than 20,000 women left the workforce between February and October, while about 68,000 men

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Mothers taking on ‘shocking’ number of hours caring for children during pandemic: study

Mothers taking on ‘shocking’ number of hours caring for children during pandemic: study

A new study indicates some Canadian mothers have taken on the equivalent of nearly two full-time jobs providing child care during the COVID-19 pandemic.Using data from COVID19monitor.org, McMaster University researchers tracked the time thousands of Canadian parents spent caring

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Historical records hint daughters of older mothers may be less fertile

Historical records hint daughters of older mothers may be less fertile

By Michael Le Page A woman’s fertility may be slightly impacted by the age of her mother at the time of conception fotostorm/Getty Images A study of women born in the Netherlands in the 19th century adds to the evidence

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