In the News September 17, 2007
News of interest for mommies-come-lately and their families:
Breastfeeding Does Not Reduce Risk of Asthma or Allergies
Babies who were exclusively breastfed until they were at least three months old did not have a decreased likelihood of developing asthma or allergies, researchers report.
Pine Bark Extract May Improve Menopause Symptoms
A study suggests that pine bark extract may offer a hormone-free alternative for women with hot flashes and other symptoms of menopause.
Despite Stigma, 1 in 10 Pregnant Women Smoke
Depression may make it harder for women to quit smoking during pregnancy