A new study published in the March issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology found that when women were given an extra hour to push in the second stage of labor, c-section rates went down by roughly 50%. While this new study is small and unlikely to change medical norms soon, researchers believe it provides a much-needed critique of standards that may be outdated.
Safe Kids Day brings together families, celebrities and donors to raise awareness and funds to prevent childhood injuries. With a goal of raising over $1 million dollars Safe Kids Worldwide, works to protect kids from the number one killer of children in the U.S. – preventable injuries from drownings, fires, poisonings and car crashes and […]
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Razor USA LLC, of Cerritos, Calif., has announced a voluntary recall of about 158,000 RipStik electric motorized caster boards because
At the young age of 12, Krista Schwab – now 32 years old – was diagnosed with uterus didelphys, a rare condition with complications that indicated she would never be able to become pregnant. Krista was born with two uteruses, two vaginas and two cervixes.
A new study finds that Canada has one of the world’s highest rates of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease. The number of young children being diagnosed with this lifelong disease has risen dramatically over the past two decades.