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Celebrity Babies of 2017

The past year has seen many Hollywood stars welcoming new little ones and the cuteness factor continues to rise!

The Cost of Premature Birth

Around one in ten infants in the U.S. are born prematurely. Whilst many are still healthy despite their premature birth, others require extensive medical care that can go beyond infancy.

Breastfeeding and Endometriosis

A new study has found that the risk of an endometriosis diagnosis is reduced amongst women who breastfed.

Pollution Exposure Increases Asthma Risk for Three Generations

The results of new research published in the American Journal of Physiology on the effects of pollution exposure during pregnancy are scary.

Birth as Fine Art – Photographer Celebrates Birth

Miss Aniela has taken her photography into unchartered waters, creating fine art images depicting the power of birth.

Eve, The Artificial Womb

The Eve Artifical Womb raises hope for extremely premature babies born at the border of viability.

Pregnancy After Breast Cancer

Whilst hotly debated in the past, a study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute has indicated that pregnancy does not incur a greater relapse risk for breast cancer survivors.

Hope for Babies Born with Alcohol Damage

A study by Northwestern Medicine has found that reversing fetal alcohol damage after birth is possible using two commonly used drugs.

Ovarian reserve tests do not predict fertility, study suggests

A National Institutes of Health-funded study of women with no history of infertility has concluded that tests that estimate ovarian reserve do not appear to predict short-term chances of conception.

Conception and HIV

Juggling between safety and conception with a partner living with HIV is a concern to many wishing to build or grow their family.