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Articles About "Disease"
Women with Diabetes Face Greater Risk of Heart Disease
If you are overweight, you are at risk for diabetes. And if you are a woman, you should know that diabetes can affect you differently than a man, particularly your heart. Diabetes is on the rise, both in men and women, young and old. "There is an epidemic of diabetes in this country," said...
Health Problems in American Indian/Alaska Native Women: Smoking
Women who smoke put their health at risk. Smoking during pregnancy increases the risk of miscarriage, stillbirth, preterm delivery, and low birth weight. Smoking increases the risk for a lot of diseases, including cancer, heart attacks, oral diseases, and lung problems. In fact, lung cancer is the... Perinatal Substance Exposure
Overview The birth of children exposed to both licit and illicit substances constitutes a serious social problem. Results from a national survey conducted in 1994 by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) suggest that up to 221,000 children are born each year having been exposed to illicit... Statement by President Clinton on Teen Pregnancy
HHS News Release I am very encouraged by new data released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showing that teen birth rates in the United States have reached their lowest level since record keeping began 60 years ago. These preliminary data for 1999 show that birth rates...
"Disease" in the News
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"Disease" in the Adoption Blogs
Haiti Allowing Adoptions
September 30, 2012, 7:43 pm
I have great news for those of you are waiting for Haiti to re-open their adoption program. On September 14, 2012, the Haitian Adoption authority released a statement regarding the status of adoption for their country. This statement lays out the changes that will be made to the Haitian adoption... Monsters
October 22, 2012, 4:39 am
Yesterday, Tinker said, "Mom, I have something to tell you. The closet door was open yest-night and there was a big scary monster in there."
"Oh, Tink," said I, sagely, "Monsters aren't real. You are okay."
"Oh this was for real, Mommy, I promise!"
With three young kids, we here a... Haiti Working Toward Hague
October 31, 2012, 7:39 am
The best thing that has come out of the terrible destruction in Haiti back in 2010 is the increase in attention the children of this country have gotten. The earthquake had devastating effects on the country of Haiti that was already struggling under the weight of poverty and disease. Yet, the...
"Disease" in the Adoption Forums
Sometimes doctors get it wrong...
November 22, 2013, 11:39 am
I know you guys see the worst of the worst and often it is true.
Yet sometimes the allegations are not true and doctors screw up and the process fails families.
[url=http://www.wfaa.com/news/health/Brittle-bone-disease-spotlight-231994031.html]Rare bone disease leads to bogus child abuse...
Best interest of the child?? Need input.
October 14, 2013, 2:25 am
We checked with sw last week how the case with the twins was going. Last july`s court hearing was working to TPR mom and this was also discussed at last CFT.We were presented to the judge as adoptive home.
So sw said "twins are going to aunt in another state, I just sent the ICPC papers out...
Epilepsy Awareness Month
November 1, 2013, 9:25 pm
Today marks the first day of Epilepsy Awareness month and it brings me back to the first day that I had my Tiny Tim. Here's our story.
My previous placement had went home about 2 weeks before I got the call for Tiny Tim, in fact I was afraid I was blacklisted because I had disrupted on Rapunzel...
Fifth disease again?
October 21, 2013, 11:10 am
So STBAS had fifth disease about 4-5 months ago. He didn't have the typical "slap cheek" just a rash all over his body that lasted almost a month. So yesterday I noticed he has a rash on his face which isn't uncommon for him with his sensitive skin but usually will go away within 24 hours with...
Stories About "Disease"
Hello, Nice To Meet You, Thank You and Goodbye
I was adopted as an infant and I am extremely blessed that this young woman decided to give me a chance to be raised in a safe, nurturing environment. I have always known that I am adopted and I have... Rejected
A few years ago, my mother told me that I had a sister she had given up for adoption at birth. Mom tortured herself for years, wondering if she had made the right decision and if her daughter was OK.... A 56 Year Search
My mother was adopted and didn't know until she was 27 years old. She developed a neuromuscular disease and eventually went into an assisted living facility. After I had children, I became concerned...
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