UTHealth researchers demonstrate new way to reduce preterm birth

Using nanoparticles to engineer a special drug, a team of researchers from McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston has demonstrated in pre-clinical trials a new way to both reduce preterm birth and avoid the risks of medication in pregnancy to unborn babies.
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UTHealth researchers demonstrate new way to reduce preterm birth

Early use of influenza drug in pregnant women with flu may reduce length of stay in hospital

Pregnant women are at higher risk for serious illness and complications, including death, from influenza. For expectant mothers hospitalized with flu, early treatment with the influenza antiviral drug oseltamivir may shorten their time in the hospital, especially in severe cases, suggests a new study published in The Journal of Infectious Diseases and available online.
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Early use of influenza drug in pregnant women with flu may reduce length of stay in hospital

Using corticosteroids before late preterm delivery reduces respiratory complications in babies

A multicenter clinical trial led by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian has found that the use of corticosteroids in mothers at risk for late preterm delivery significantly reduced the incidence of severe respiratory complications in their babies.
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Using corticosteroids before late preterm delivery reduces respiratory complications in babies

Meditation reduces anxiety, pain and fatigue in women undergoing breast cancer biopsies

Meditation eases anxiety, fatigue and pain for women undergoing breast cancer biopsies, according to researchers at the Duke Cancer Institute. They also found that music is effective, but to a lesser extent.
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Meditation reduces anxiety, pain and fatigue in women undergoing breast cancer biopsies

Missouri S&T researcher comes up with patented breast cancer screening device

Cancer screening could soon be as simple as giving a urine sample using a patented device developed by a Missouri University of Science and Technology researcher. This week, Wyoming-based Cancer.im Inc., a Viratech Corp. company and social network for cancer patients, survivors and caretakers, announced an agreement with Missouri S&T to commercialize the device.
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Missouri S&T researcher comes up with patented breast cancer screening device

Family Bereavement

Herbs and Helpers

Due to a family bereavement we will be doing consultations from Monday 15th February, as I currently don’t have the presence of mind to concentrate.

Orders are being processed as normal and I’m happy to send out repeat prescriptions to anyone who needs them in the meantime.

Thank you for kind thoughts, words and prayers it’s much appreciated,

Lorraine

‘The Lords my Shepherd’

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McDonald's begins selling mozzarella sticks … forgets to include the mozzarella

(NaturalNews) File this as another “you can’t make this stuff up” story.McDonald’s, which has been facing dwindling sales and isn’t exactly known for churning out healthy foods, is now in the midst of its latest embarrassing debacle: selling mozzarella sticks (are you ready for…


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McDonald’s begins selling mozzarella sticks … forgets to include the mozzarella

Don't have surgery or make babies or have sex… Zika now said to infect the blood supply and spread via sexual transmission

(NaturalNews) Zika is now a sexually transmitted disease, says Dallas County Health and Human Services and the CDC. According to this story from the AP, Zika virus has been acquired by a Texas resident via sexual contact with an infected person.But that’s not all…According…


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Don’t have surgery or make babies or have sex… Zika now said to infect the blood supply and spread via sexual transmission

Help take down Monsanto by boycotting these food products

(NaturalNews) You’ve probably heard of Monsanto – the largest producer of genetically engineered (GE) seeds in the world, accounting for over 90% of the seeds planted globally.The U.S.-based agricultural biotechnology company is also the leading producer of Roundup &#8211…


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Help take down Monsanto by boycotting these food products