ATLANTA, GA– A new free service, providing expert answers about medications and other exposures during pregnancy and breastfeeding, is giving expectant moms in Georgia another reason to be thankful this Thanksgiving. Emory University School of Medicine announces MotherToBaby Georgia, a free statewide counseling service that connects experts in the field of birth defects research with […]Read more
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SAN DIEGO, CA – More than a year and a half since the fateful day a 10-year-old El Cajon boy stabbed his 12-year-old playmate to death, his adoptive mother speaks out to raise awareness about his struggles with behavioral issues and how Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) played a role. Along with Dr. Kenneth Lyons Jones, MotherToBaby President and FAS pioneer, she urges women to avoid alcohol during pregnancy.Read more
MotherToBaby Blog: Whooping cough and Influenza- Is It Safe To Vaccinate During Pregnancy?
By Lori Wolfe, MS, MotherToBaby North TX Genetic Counselor
For questions about vaccines during pregnancy or breastfeeding, call MotherToBaby CA toll-FREE at 866-626-6847 or visit MotherToBabyCA.org
UC San Diego, Boston University And AAAAI Collaborate To Examine More Than 5000 Cases Researchers from the UC San Diego School of Medicine and Boston University, in collaboration with the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI), have found evidence of the H1N1 influenza vaccine’s safety during pregnancy. The national study, which was launched […]Read more
SKILLMAN, New Jersey – More than 200,000 bottles of concentrated MOTRIN® Infants’ Drops Original Berry Flavor 1/2 fl oz are being pulled off store and pharmacy shelves this week over fears they may contain plastic particles, according to the medicine’s manufacturer, McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc. In a press release issued by the […]Read more