Tag: medications

What you need to know about pain medication and pregnancy

What you need to know about pain medication and pregnancy

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 191 million opioid prescriptions were American patients in 2017. Prescrip ...
Antidepressant use and the risk of ASD

Antidepressant use and the risk of ASD

A new study suggests that the use of antidepressants during pregnancy, specifically in the second and third trimesters, may increase the risk of autis ...
Keeping breast milk safe

Keeping breast milk safe

There are a few things you need to take into consideration if you are breastfeeding or pumping your breast milk, in addition to avoiding alcohol whil ...
Prescription drugs: new FDA labeling rules will help pregnant women

Prescription drugs: new FDA labeling rules will help pregnant women

Current FDA guidelines about medication safety during pregnancy can be very confusing for women and their health care providers. Soon, however, doctor ...
Summer to September

Summer to September

It is usually hard for kids to adapt to a different schedule. For kids with challenges, it can be…well…even more challenging. Here are some tips to ...