While its still not clear that pregnant women are more likely to catch the swine flu than non pregnant people, the CDC (Center for Disease Control) has today issued a formal recommendation that pregnant women receive the medication Tamiflu - effective if received within the first 48 hours of symptoms. Click here for more on the symptoms, the stats and the scary story of the pregnant women who died (baby was delivered by C-section).
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It’s with great pleasure that I’d like to introduce everyone to our newest team member here at Glow Mama. They will not be blogging, packing orders or paying the bills… but they are the #1Glow Mama official taste tester at the moment….
Now that Glow Bump’s mummy is able to keep her head up and food down, can no longer fit pre-preggie clothes, and eats copius amounts of icecream in the middle of winter… it’s official!
Stay tuned for updates, articles, pics and stories.
According to this New York Times article this morning… recent studies showed that women who were hospitalized with their morning sickness in their first trimester (ie have hyperemesis gravidarum) were 80% more likely to have a baby girl! Are the little girls getting a head start on their parent-torturing duties?