Just 2 kids in the world have this rare genetic disease. Their parents united for a cure. Unique changes in DNA slowed each child's development, but two sets of parents are now working together with researchers to form a foundation to tackle the disease. Read more
THURSDAY, March 16, 2023 (HealthDay News) -- When Yoni Silverman, now 13, was a toddler, his parents fretted as he missed milestone after milestone. The New York City couple took their son to a host of specialists, searching for answers about why he wasn’t speaking and had difficulty with balance, among other developmental issues.
For new moms in pain, prescribing an opioid won't harm baby. Infants exposed before birth were no more likely to be admitted to a hospital than infants whose moms were not prescribed a narcotic, research shows. Read more
THURSDAY, March 16, 2023 (HealthDay News) -- Sometimes new moms receive opioid prescriptions for pain, particularly after a cesarean delivery. They needn't worry, researchers say.
Fertility meds are no threat to people with MS. Giving patients certain treatments before fertility procedures seemed to help prevent relapses of the neurological illness. Read more
THURSDAY, March 16, 2023 (HealthDay News) -- Women with multiple sclerosis who want to undergo fertility treatment can do so without worry, according to a new study.
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