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Fevers in early pregnancy can lead to greater risk of birth defects, UC Berkeley study finds - Daily Californian



Fevers in early pregnancy can lead to greater risk of birth defects, UC Berkeley study finds 
Daily Californian
A fever early in a woman's pregnancy can lead to a greater risk of birth defects, according to a study published Tuesday by UC Berkeley and Duke University researchers. According to Chunlei Liu, a senior author of the study and campus associate ...

 


How fever in early pregnancy can cause birth defects - CNN - CNN



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How fever in early pregnancy can cause birth defects - CNN 
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During the early weeks of pregnancy, having a fever can interfere with the development of the heart and jaw of a baby and cause birth defects, a study finds.
Fever in pregnancy causes heart, facial birth defects | Daily Mail ... Daily Mail
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Fever in early pregnancy linked to birth defects, animal study shows ... - UC Berkeley



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Fever in early pregnancy linked to birth defects, animal study shows ... 
UC Berkeley
Fevers in a mother's first trimester of pregnancy increase the baby's risk for some heart defects and facial deformities such as cleft lip or palate, but exactly how ...
Limiting Temperature Increases from Pregnancy Fevers Could Reduce Birth Defects Laboratory Equipment
Early Pregnancy Fevers Can Cause Heart Defects and Facial ... Newsweek
Treating fevers in early pregnancy 'can help to avoid birth defects' Zenopa

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First trimester fevers may cause birth defects - Futurity - Futurity: Research News



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First trimester fevers may cause birth defects - Futurity 
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Fever during the first trimester of pregnancy may boost the risk of heart defects and facial deformities such as cleft lip or palate. Researchers have known about ...
Fever in first trimester of pregnancy increases risk for birth defects ... News-Medical.net
Fever During Pregnancy Increase Risk Of Birth Defects, New Study ... Romper

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One Gene Mutation May Cause Zika's Devastating Birth Defects - WIRED



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One Gene Mutation May Cause Zika's Devastating Birth Defects 
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As Zika sickened thousands, reports of microcephaly?a birth defect characterized by abnormally small heads and underdeveloped brains?began pouring in from doctor's offices and hospitals around the country. In April of last year, scientists at the US ...
A Single Mutation Helps Modern Zika Cause Birth Defects Scientific American
A mutation may explain the sudden rise in birth defects from Zika Science News
One Dangerous Mutation May Cause the Devastating Birth Defect Tied to Zika Newsweek
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Doctors See A Surge In Babies With Syphilis-Associated Birth Defects - HuffPost



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Doctors See A Surge In Babies With Syphilis-Associated Birth Defects 
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According to the CDC, about half of moms who give birth to babies with congenital syphilis either had prenatal care late in their pregnancy, or no prenatal care at all. Fifteen percent of them were initially tested for syphilis early in pregnancy but ...
STD Facts - Syphilis Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Table of Contents - 2016 STD Surveillance Report - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Detailed STD Facts - Chlamydia - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Babies being born with birth defects from congenital syphilis - NY ... - New York Daily News



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Babies being born with birth defects from congenital syphilis - NY ... 
New York Daily News
Some recent cases of syphilis-related birth defects in the U.S. are irreversible.
Congenital Syphilis Causes Birth Defects in Babies - Version Weekly Version Weekly

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Birth defects found in bomb village - Khmer Times (blog)



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Birth defects found in bomb village 
Khmer Times (blog)
Three children in Svay Rieng province's Korki commune are thought to have suffered birth defects or ill health resulting from exposure to chemical bombs. Health Minister Mam Bunheng and his officials went to check the health of villagers living around ...

 


Anxiety, depression greatest in younger kids with facial birth defects - Reuters



Anxiety, depression greatest in younger kids with facial birth defects 
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(Reuters Health) - Elementary school children with cleft lip, cleft palate and other facial anomalies may struggle more than older kids with anger, anxiety, ...

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New insights into leading cause of miscarriage, birth defects discovered - Northwestern University NewsCenter



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New insights into leading cause of miscarriage, birth defects discovered 
Northwestern University NewsCenter
EVANSTON - Two recent Northwestern University studies shed new light on the mystery of the leading cause of birth defects and miscarriage, laying the foundation for further research in an understudied but crucially important field of genetic study.

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