Tag Archives: Pregnancy

Opioid Exposure During Pregnancy, Long-Term Effects on Children’s Development

According to a recent analysis of national data by the Centers for Disease Control, the number of pregnant women with opioid use disorder (as documented at the time of delivery) more than quadrupled from 1999 through 2014.  Studies of opioid exposure in pregnancy suggest increased risk for adverse pregnancy outcomes including stillbirth, low birth weight,… Read More »

Nearly 12% of Women Report Consuming Alcohol During Pregnancy

While different countries may have different attitudes toward the consumption of alcohol during pregnancy, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has taken a firm stand against the use of alcohol during pregnancy. In the report entitled “Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders,” the AAP identified prenatal exposure to alcohol as the leading preventable cause of birth defects… Read More »

Bipolar disorder during pregnancy: Lessons learned

Careful management of bipolar disorder during pregnancy is critical because for so many patients with this illness, the road to emotional well-being has been a long one, requiring a combination of careful pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic strategies.Half of referrals to our Center for Women’s Mental Health – where we evaluate and treat women before, during, and… Read More »

Cassava Supplement, Fertility Supplement for Twins and Healthy Pregnancy (Cassava Root, Folic Acid. Vitex Agnus Castus, Red Raspberry Leaf, Nettle Leaf)

Full of GENUINE Cassava Root mother nature properties to boost fertility. 100% Natural ingredients. Contains natural hormone Phytoestrogen which controls the female menstrual cycle and can trigger hyper-ovulation where more than one ovum is prepared and released in readiness for fertilisation during a single monthly cycle. Normally only one is released. Unique Market Leading mix… Read More »