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National Preeclampsia Awareness Month

The US Department of Health and Human Services has designated May 2013 as the first National Preeclampsia Awareness Month. Throughout the month, sever ...
Pregnant at 46

Pregnant at 46

Most of us have heard that Halle Berry is pregnant at the age of 46. Wow, you go girl!  And did you see the recent episode of Call the Midwife where a ...
Are you watching your soda intake?

Are you watching your soda intake?

There has been an interesting debate in the media lately about New York City’s Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s attempt to regulate the size of sugary soft d ...
Preeclampsia is not a thing of the past

Preeclampsia is not a thing of the past

Did you watch Downton Abbey? What a shocker! But did you know that losing a mother and/or baby to eclampsia resulting from preeclampsia still happens ...