Hepatitis A in the Child Care Setting
Hepatitis A is an infection of the liver caused by the hepatitis A virus (HAV). Young children often have no symptoms or very mild symptoms of disease. Adults and older children are more likely to have typical symptoms, which include fever, loss of appetite, nausea, diarrhea, and generally ill...
Test Tube Babies - IVF and GIFT
The birth of Louise Brown through in vitro fertilization (IVF) in 1978 was a major milestone in infertility treatment. It dramatically changed the treatment options for infertile couples, and techniques for assisted reproduction have evolved rapidly since then. In a short span of 20 years, IVF has... Medical Decisions
While you’re exploring the placement process—whether or not you’re experiencing an unplanned pregnancy—you’ll have many decisions to make and options through which to sort. Some of those decisions you’ll need to make will be medical-related. And these medical... Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever
What is Marburg hemorrhagic fever? Marburg hemorrhagic fever is a rare, severe type of hemorrhagic fever which affects both humans and non-human primates. Caused by a genetically unique zoonotic (that is, animal-borne) RNA virus of the filovirus family, its recognition led to the creation of this...
Stellar hepatitis C data puts Gilead farther ahead of pack
Gilead Sciences Inc released impressive late-stage data Wednesday for its once-daily combination pill to treat hepatitis C, advancing its lead in the race to develop new, all-oral treatments for the liver disease, and pushed up its timeline for seeking U.S. approval. Gilead unveiled initial results... Gilead's $1,000 Pill Could Eradicate Hepatitis C, But Ethical And Financial Challenges Loom
two-drug combo pill against hepatitis C is so effective, Wall Street analysts say, that it's possible that public health officials could begin thinking about eradicating the liver-damaging virus, which may afflict 3.2 million Americans and is spread mostly through sharing needles and needle... FDA Approves Breakthrough New Drug For Hepatitis C - 2nd In Two Weeks
FDA approval of Sovaldi, a new drug for hepatitis C drug is a treatment breakthrough, the second in two weeks. What Is Johnson & Johnson
Selecting A Pediatrician For Your Internationally Adopted Child
November 3, 2009, 8:21 am
Selecting a pediatrician can be quite the process. While pregnant with Bear, my husband and I completed at least four "meet and greets" in which we'd set up a informal, in-office meeting with a prospective pediatrician. During these visits, we'd discuss our parenting philosophies (attachment... Risk Involved in International Adoption
January 14, 2010, 11:55 am
Today's post is all about risk. As adoptive parents (or prospective adoptive parents, biological parents, and the like), there's risk to be found everywhere. There's obviously risk in adoption (both domestic and international), in raising a child, and so on. Life is essentially full of risks, but... Democratic Republic of Congo
February 15, 2011, 5:43 pm
From what I have gathered, the Democratic Republic of Congo or DRC is located in Central Africa. This area is one of the poorest in the world, having the second lowest GDP per capita in the world. The reason for the poverty that prevails in this area is the fairly recent war that occurred there....
Studies on Citrus and Hepatitis A - Science.NaturalNews.com
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