Month: May 2020

<p><strong>Now more than ever, we have to take care of our mental health, particularly new parents. <a href=”https://www.mother.ly/life/postpartum-depression-coronavirus” target=”_self”>Postpartum depression will likely rise during this pandemic</a>, so people need to understand what it is and what can be done about it.</strong></p><h3>What is postpartum depression (PPD)?</h3><p><a href=”https://www.mother.ly/life/postpartum-help” target=”_self”>Postpartum depression</a> is a mood disorder that occurs among
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The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) usually targets older adults and those with underlying medical conditions. Past evidence has shown that the prevalence of infection among children and teens is low. Now, new evidence has shown that children with coronavirus disease (COVID-19) experience a Kawasaki-like illness, called multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C).
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Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 26 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has magnified the social, educational and health care disparities already plaguing the nearly 40 million Americans the U.S. Census Bureau estimates are living in poverty. Perhaps the hardest hit members of that population, say three pediatricians at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center and Children’s National Hospital,
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Dorothy Robson and Sean Smith first noticed their three-year-old son, Sebastian, was hitting other kids when he was a year and a half. “At first, we would redirect him and say, ‘You can’t hit. This is a gentle touch,’” says Robson. “But as he gets older, we talk to him about it. We ask him
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Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 27 2020 A joint program of UT Southwestern Medical Center and Children’s Health has been approved as a Certified Duchenne Care Center (CDCC) by Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD), the nation’s most comprehensive nonprofit organization focused on finding a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The UTSW/Children’s Health collaboration, which involves
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See all the viral pics of this Starbucks + Target-themed playroom <div class=”rm-shortcode” data-rm-shortcode-id=”8162dfbed61ccd4e6ea86ab7a9afdc35″><div class=”fb-post” data-href=”https://www.facebook.com/renee.doby/posts/10215604427174882″></div></div><p>If you’re in the process of decorating or revamping your<a href=”https://www.mother.ly/child/5-principles-parents-can-use-to-create-a-montessori-inspired-playroom” target=”_self”> kids’ playroom </a>and need some inspiration, look no further.</p><p>Photos of the most amazing, creative playroom are going viral because this setup is just flat-out iconic. And the best
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Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 27 2020 Black non-Hispanic and Hispanic women with opioid use disorder (OUD) are significantly less likely to receive or to consistently use any medication to treat their opioid use disorder during pregnancy than their white non-Hispanic counterparts, according to a new study from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). Based on a
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This article may include advertisements, paid product features, affiliate links and other forms of sponsorship. We are all social beings – whether you are introverted, extroverted, or somewhere in between, at some point in our day we interact with other people. Going through a pandemic in conjunction with social distancing forces us all to think
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<p>”We merely suggested that she use the toilet in the other room and [she] never wore another diaper beyond that,” <a href=”https://www.ellentube.com/studios/momsplaining/momsplaining-with-kristen-bell-never-judge-a-mom-by-her-sht-show-with-maya-rudolph-casey-wilson.html” target=”_blank”>Bell explains.</a> “We were lying in bed giggling about this, my husband and I, like, ‘Why does everyone make a big deal out of this potty training? It’s so easy. Just tell the
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