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  • New Meningitis B vaccine

      From September all newborn babies in England and Scotland will be offered a vaccine to combat meningitis B....

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  • Perineal tears

      The RCOG have released new guidelines on the management of severe perineal tearing.  Approximately 90% of ...

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  • Diabetes guidelines could disadvantage thousands

      Research from Cambridge University has raised concerns over the NICE guidelines for diabetes management in ...

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  • Endometriosis increases risk of miscarriage

      A team of researchers at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary have carried out a study on nearly 15,000 people in Scotl...

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  • Experts question links drawn from breastfeeding research

    The results of a  meta- analysis of research into breastfeeding and the risk of childhood leukaemia which was pub...

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  • New resuscitation invention

    Dr Santorino Data, a paediatrician based at Mbarara University, in Uganda, has invented a new device which it is h...

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  • NICE preterm birth guidelines

    The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) have this months opened up their draft guidelines...

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  • Baby born after ovary frozen in childhood

    Baby born from ovary frozen during childhood

    A woman in Belgium has become the first in the world to give birth to a baby following a tissue transplant using o...

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  • UK mortality rates for babies still unacceptablePregnancy could cost you your job

    UK mortality rate for babies still unacceptable

    A new report published by MBRRACE-UK - the Perinatal Mortality Surveillance Report- has found that the number...

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  • New Green-top guidelines on blood transfusions

      The RCOG have released a new Green-top guideline on the use of blood transfusions. Obstetric haemorrhage is...

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  • Antidepressant use during pregnancy

    A study published this week in JAMA, suggests that use of antidepressants late in pregnancy may be associated with...

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  • MAMA Academy partners with forte medical creators of peezy

    MAMA Academy partners with creators of Peezy

    MAMA Academy are proud to announce a partnership with Forte Medical, specialists in specimen collections and creat...

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