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The Coronavirus Pandemic Will Continue To Impact Women’s Reproductive Health For Years

Covid-19-pandemic-infertility-treatments AFP via Getty Images The coronavirus pandemic has impacted women’s reproductive health in many ways and in all likelihood will continue to do so for years to come. Recent research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals that pregnant women infected with COVID-19 are more likely to suffer complications, including a need… Read More »

Infant sleep problems can signal mental disorders in adolescents – study

Specific sleep problems among babies and very young children can be linked to mental disorders in adolescents, a new study has found. A team at the University of Birmingham’s School of Psychology studied questionnaire data from the Children of the 90s, a UK-based longitudinal study which recruited pregnant mothers of 14,000 babies when it was set up almost… Read More »

Coronavirus’s public health fear factor

The COVID-19 epidemic has shattered the idol of data-driven, evidence-based medical and public health practices that emerged in the 1990s. Had we stuck to an evidence-based model, we would have never ventured beyond three understandable, sustainable, fiscally sensible tactics that apply to all respiratory infections: Stay home when you are sick — even with a… Read More »