Accuracy of Pregnancy Tests

Posted on Sep 18

There are two main types of pregnancy tests given: One uses a urine sample, and the other uses a blood sample. Both tests detect the presence of a hormone called Human Chorionic Gonadopotrin (hCG). After the fertilized egg has attached itself to the uterine lining (implantation) the placenta star...

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Marriage Benefits

Posted on Aug 10

MARRIAGE: A BENEFICIAL LIFESTYLE CHOICE
While marriage is work, research affirms that it is prosperous to your long-term physical, financial, and emotional health. It also edifies the next generation and communities where they reside.

THE BOTTOM LINE
Those who get and stay married are four-time...

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Ectopic Pregnancy

Posted on Jul 20

ECTOPIC PREGNANCY (Tubal pregnancy)

An ectopic pregnancy is one in which a fertilized egg (embryo) implants and develops somewhere other than the lining of the uterus, usually in the fallopian tube. An ectopic pregnancy is potentially dangerous, so it is important to recognize the early signs and...

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PERINATAL MOOD AND ANXIETY DISORDERS (PMAD) Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorder is the most under-diagnosed, under-treated, and under-reported obstetric complication in America. Every year more than 600,000 babies are born to mothers who suffer from Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorder. This can le...

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Post Abortion Syndrome

Posted on Jun 7

P0ST-ABORTION SYNDROME (PAS) Post-abortion syndrome occurs after an abortion and can be experienced by both men and women. Symptoms are similar to those in any post-traumatic stress disorder and may involve psychological, emotional, physical, and spiritual distress.

Post-Abortion Stress Syndrome (...

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