Pregnancy Adds Challenge for Teens Treated for Drug Abuse, Report Says
THURSDAY, May 9 (HealthDay News) -- Half of pregnant teens in
substance-abuse treatment programs used alcohol or drugs in the
month before they entered treatment. And nearly 20 percent used
drugs or alcohol on a daily basis during that month, according to a
U.S. government report.
Birth Rates Good After Implanting 1 Embryo, Study Finds
WEDNESDAY, May 8 (HealthDay News) -- Among women who undergo in
vitro fertilization (IVF) to become pregnant, there is no
difference in delivery rates among those implanted with one
prescreened embryo compared to those implanted with two unscreened
embryos, new study findings reveal.
FDA Warns Pregnant Women About Migraine Drugs
MONDAY, May 6 (HealthDay News) -- Pregnant women who struggle with migraine headaches should never use medicines containing the ingredient valproate because they can lower the IQ scores of their children, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Monday.