Weight-Loss Surgery Linked to Fewer Delivery Complications

Related video All News Consumer Pro New Drugs Pipeline Clinical Trials FDA Alerts More WEDNESDAY, Oct. 10, 2018 — Obesity makes pregnancy complications more likely. But new research suggests that women who’ve undergone weight-loss surgery might have a safer delivery. “We know that obesity and overweight are dangerous in connection with childbirth,” said study author […]

Infants capable of complex babble may grow into stronger readers

Related video Infants’ early speech production may predict their later literacy, according to a study published October 10, 2018 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Kelly Farquharson from Florida State University and colleagues. Children with difficulties in identifying letters are more likely to develop reading impairments, but such difficulties cannot be uncovered until the […]

Best medications for treating diarrhea in Crohn’s disease

Related video Over-the-counter medications for diarrhea Loperamide Psyllium husk Bismuth subsalicylate Prescription drugs for diarrhea Colesevelam Diphenoxylate Codeine sulfate General tips for managing diarrhea Takeaway Q: A: Diarrhea is a common symptom of Crohn’s disease. There are several anti-diarrheal medications that a person with Crohn’s can use to treat acute bouts of diarrhea. Crohn’s disease […]