• women's
  • Common triggers include: specific foods and drinks (especially alcohol, and high-histamine content foods) temperature extremes airborne smells including perfumes or smoke exercise or exertion emotional stress hormonal changes, particularly during adolescence, pregnancy and women's menstrual cycles There are no known causes, but the condition appears to be inherited in some patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Includes location, insurance information, online scheduling and links to women's health issues and pregnancy education. (dmoztools.net)
  • Pregnancy options counseling is a form of counseling that provides information and support regarding a women's pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • cannabis
  • Cannabis consumption in pregnancy might be associated with restrictions in growth of the fetus, miscarriage, and cognitive deficits. (wikipedia.org)
  • The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommended that cannabis use be stopped before and during pregnancy, Cannabis is the most commonly used illicit substance among pregnant women. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most studies through 2013 linking development of the fetus and cannabis show effects of consumption during the gestational period, but abnormalities in the endocannabinoid system during the phase of placental development are also linked with problems in pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • A report prepared for the Australian National Council on Drugs concluded cannabis and other cannabinoids are contraindicated in pregnancy as they may interact with the endocannabinoid system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Possible environmental factors include being raised in a city, cannabis use during adolescence, certain infections, parental age and poor nutrition during pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Factors
  • Literary scholar Jonathan Gottschall and economist Tiffani Gottschall argued in a 2003 Human Nature article that previous studies of rape-pregnancy statistics were not directly comparable to pregnancy rates from consensual intercourse, because the comparisons were largely uncorrected for such factors as the use of contraception. (wikipedia.org)
  • Limited access to birth control and family planning resources, as well as misuse of birth control are some of the major contributing factors to unintended pregnancies around the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • teen pregnancy
  • This is just one of the conclusions of a study by the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and the Universidad Complutense in Madrid which additionally reveals that using no contraception or using it well after starting sexual relations increases up to six times the risk for teen pregnancy. (redorbit.com)
  • abortion
  • In some countries where abortion is illegal after rape and incest, over 90% of pregnancies in girls age 15 and under are due to rape by family members. (wikipedia.org)
  • In recent decades, some pro-life organizations and politicians (such as Todd Akin) who oppose legal abortion in cases of rape have advanced claims that pregnancy very rarely arises from rape, and that the practical relevance of such exceptions to abortion law is, therefore, limited or non-existent. (wikipedia.org)
  • One option that a woman with an unplanned pregnancy may consider is abortion, the deliberate termination of a pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Different countries have different abortion policies, which are based on the extent to which the unplanned pregnancy is affecting mother and fetus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Should a pregnant woman's country allow her to get an abortion, a pregnancy counselor can help her to address the tough questions that might arise and give her information on the types of abortion. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • RESULTS: Parent-family connectedness and perceived school connectedness were protective against every health risk behavior measure except history of pregnancy. (unc.edu)
  • infant
  • Gynoid fat is primarily a store of energy to be utilised in the nurturing of offspring, both to provide adequate energy resources during pregnancy and for the infant during the stage in which they are breastfeeding. (wikipedia.org)
  • hormone
  • Progesterone is sometimes called the "hormone of pregnancy", and it has many roles relating to the development of the fetus: Progesterone converts the endometrium to its secretory stage to prepare the uterus for implantation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many of these contraceptives mimic a pregnancy state in females by altering hormone levels. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medical
  • Medical treatment following a rape includes testing for, preventing, and managing pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Physician Felicia H. Stewart and economist James Trussell estimated that the 333,000 assaults and rapes reported in the US in 1998 caused about 25,000 pregnancies, and up to 22,000 of those pregnancies could have been prevented by prompt medical treatment, such as emergency contraception. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • His debut as the author was in 1989, when he wrote along with Walther Negro the novel Top Model, which addressed topics among others such as masturbation and pregnancy in adolescence, was a phenomenon of audience in Brazilian TV. (wikipedia.org)
  • certain
  • Lastly, 58 countries (30%) allow abortions on request for any reason, though these countries usually do not allow the pregnancy to be terminated beyond a certain stage. (wikipedia.org)
  • higher
  • In accordance, progesterone induces several hepatic cytochrome P450 enzymes, such as CYP3A4, especially during pregnancy when concentrations are much higher than usual. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • Which is to say in general pro-lifers don't believe the 50-75% figure because pregnancy seems too common for that. (patheos.com)
  • children
  • The European Food Safety Authority set the Adequate Intake at 1.5 micrograms for infants, 4 micrograms for children and adults, and 4.5 and 5 micrograms during pregnancy and nursing. (wikipedia.org)
  • rates
  • Cumulative pregnancy rates increased from 2% at six months to 11% at 48 months. (nih.gov)
  • Estimates of rape-related pregnancy rates may be inaccurate since the crime is under-reported, resulting in some pregnancies from rape not being recorded as such, or alternately, social pressure may mean some rapes are not reported if no pregnancy results. (wikipedia.org)