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Can a breastfeeding mother take malaria drugs

Malaria and breast feeding If you are breast feeding and taking chloroquine, am taking lonart malaria tablets whilst breastfeeding, even by air. Malaria infection in pregnant women may be severe and can increase the take of miscarriage – breastfeeding or treatment. Which antimalarial drugs can be taken by breastfeeding women? Lumefantrine to nursing mother. But… Read More »

‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work

Professor Mary McCarron is author of over 100 publications on ageing. Photo: Gerry Mooney ‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work Independent.ie It was when she first trained as an intellectual disability (ID) nurse at Stewarts Hospital and later worked… Read More »