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10 North Texas moms share advice for new parents

10 North Texas moms share advice for new parents

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Having your first baby? Ten experienced moms share their words of wisdom with North Texas parents-to-be.

I screen, you screen, we all screen for sunscreen

I screen, you screen, we all screen for sunscreen

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The benefits of wearing sunscreen outdoors are numerous, especially during the summer.

Lingering abdominal bulge after baby? It could be diastasis recti

Lingering abdominal bulge after baby? It could be diastasis recti

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Abdominal bulge after pregnancy can be a sign of diastasis recti, a muscle injury. Why to seek care, and how physical therapy can help.

Womb with a view: Sensory development in utero

Womb with a view: Sensory development in utero

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Before they are born, babies can already hear, see, touch, and taste.

Four people who should see a preventive cardiologist

Four people who should see a preventive cardiologist

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Dr. Amit Khera discusses how people in these four categories can benefit most from preventive cardiology to lower cholesterol and reduce their risk of heart disease.

Part two: Can taking antibiotics during pregnancy increase risk of miscarriage?

Part two: Can taking antibiotics during pregnancy increase risk of miscarriage?

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A recent study has shown a potential relationship between taking certain antibiotics and increased risk for miscarriage. Dr. Horsager-Boehrer explains.

Part one: What are the common causes of miscarriage?

Part one: What are the common causes of miscarriage?

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Miscarriage is the most common complication in pregnancy, but many people don’t understand why it occurs. Dr. Horsager-Boehrer explains some of the most typical reasons for pregnancy loss.

Treating postpartum depression with complementary or alternative medicine

Treating postpartum depression with complementary or alternative medicine

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Many patients wonder if there are “natural” treatments they can use to manage or prevent postpartum depression. Dr. Harrison looks at existing complementary and alternative medicines and explains the relative benefits, drawbacks, and why these therapies should be approached with caution.

Can we diagnose and treat depression faster?

Can we diagnose and treat depression faster?

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Two new studies at UT Southwestern will help physicians find a way to diagnose and treat depression faster and more accurately.

Can breastfeeding help prevent diabetes?

Can breastfeeding help prevent diabetes?

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A new clinical trial will examine whether breastfeeding can help women reduce their risk for developing diabetes. Learn more and see how you or a loved one can participate.