The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has updated its guidelines on prenatal and perinatal HIV testing, emphasizing early diagnosis and treatment. Denise Jamieson of the CDC said HIV prophylaxis was previously discontinued after pregnancy, but now most women stay on the drugs after pregnancy. The update was published in Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Dose-dependent relationship between sleep-disorder breathing (SDB) in early pregnancy and gestational diabetes was demonstrated. No relationships between SDB and preeclampsia, preterm birth and birthweight were demonstrated.