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Pregnant women should not use marijuana, experts say

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

Doctors should counsel women not to use marijuana during pregnancy and breast-feeding due to the potentially harmful effects on the baby's brain development, researchers from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists wrote in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology. Prenatal exposure to marijuana could affect children's visual problem-solving, visual and motor coordination, and visual analysis skills, as well as their attention span and behavior. PhysiciansBriefing.com (06/23)


Preemies may benefit from umbilical cord milking, study finds

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

Low birth weight infants at increased risk for adverse effects after vaccination

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

Study links IBD to higher pregnancy risks

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

Children's asthma risk tied to prenatal exposure to H2 blockers, PPIs

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

Unnecessary screening may impede adolescents from obtaining contraception

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

Data show increase in likelihood of second stillbirth

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

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Affordable Care Act ruling

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