postpartum period


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postpartum period

, puerperium
n. puerperio, período de aproximadamente seis semanas después del parto durante el cual los órganos de la madre vuelven a su estado normal.
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According to calculations that adjusted for women's--demographic and socioeconomic characteristics, those who had not wanted to conceive were more likely than those with intended pregnancies to have consumed folic acid less than daily in the three months before becoming pregnant, smoked late in pregnancy or during the postpartum period, and been depressed after giving birth (odds ratios, 1.
Also of concern is the physically inactive lifestyle developed by the six weeks postpartum period (McCory, 2002).
Women with a current major depressive episode had an almost 11-fold increased risk of suicidal ideation in the postpartum period, based on multivariate analysis (odds ratio 10.
Thus, a slow and inadequate increase in feed consumption during the early postpartum period imposes a great challenge for the dairy cow because of the substantial negative nutrient and energy balance (Grummer, 1995).
Similarly, unhygienic practices during the postpartum period might result in RTIs.
It is therefore important that anaemia is addressed not only during pregnancy but also in the postpartum period when iron stores are low.
Relaxing is vital during pregnancy, the birthing process, and the postpartum period.
WOMEN WITH SEVERE PREECLAMPSIA who received nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs during the postpartum period had no greater risk of persistent postpartum hypertension than women who didn't take them, a study showed.
However, the researchers noted that women's joints didn't appear to benefit from pregnancy and the postpartum period.
Compared to women who did not exercise, the researchers found those who did had fewer depression symptom during the postpartum period.
We need to stop assuming that the postpartum period is always euphoric, because for 1 in 7 it's not.
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