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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<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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Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 22 2020 Babies with Hirschsprung’s disease are born with an incomplete or absent gut nervous system. Children’s Hospital Los Angeles investigator Tracy Grikscheit, MD, runs a laboratory that investigates the therapeutic potential of tissue engineering – the induced growth of healthy tissue using stem cells. In a new study, Dr.
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Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 21 2020 In the first 30 days since seeing their first patient, the number of children testing positive to COVID-19 at an Australian tertiary pediatric hospital has been low and none who contracted the virus required in-hospital treatment, according to a new study. The research, led by the Murdoch Children’s
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While most children infected with the novel coronavirus have mild symptoms, a subset requires hospitalization and a small number require intensive care. A new report from pediatric anesthesiologists, infectious disease specialists and pediatricians at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, describes the clinical characteristics and outcomes of children hospitalized
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Wouldn’t it be nice if we all had state-of-the-art home gyms fully loaded with innovative weights and machines? But most mamas don’t have that, and that’s okay. You don’t need a gym membership or fancy fitness equipment to get in a good workout. The workouts below, created by Antonietta Vicario, P.volve master trainer and head
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Suspicious of that sniffly nose? Curious about that cough? Read on to decode some common allergic cues Wondering if your kid has allergies? Here are the common signs of allergies in kids. History of allergy in the family What it means: Along with eye colour and personality quirks, parents can pass on their predisposition to
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