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Maternal overweight and obesity linked to increased risk of child’s cerebral palsy

Maternal overweight and obesity linked to increased risk of child’s cerebral palsy

Scientists establish framework for understanding mechanics that underlie vesicle formation

Scientists establish framework for understanding mechanics that underlie vesicle formation

New report expresses ethical concerns about use of non-invasive prenatal testing

New report expresses ethical concerns about use of non-invasive prenatal testing

Study reveals mechanisms behind Zika transmission to fetus and adverse perinatal outcomes

Study reveals mechanisms behind Zika transmission to fetus and adverse perinatal outcomes

Listeria may pose severe risk of miscarriage in early stages of pregnancy

Listeria may pose severe risk of miscarriage in early stages of pregnancy

Upstate opens new public cord blood bank in New York

Upstate opens new public cord blood bank in New York

Researchers explore effects of preeclampsia on risk of developing ROP in premature infants

Researchers explore effects of preeclampsia on risk of developing ROP in premature infants

Baby’s sex linked to pregnant women's immune responses, study shows

Baby’s sex linked to pregnant women's immune responses, study shows

New pregnancy recommendations offer road map to help women with congenital heart disease

New pregnancy recommendations offer road map to help women with congenital heart disease

TSRI researchers uncover details behind Zika virus's unique ability to cause birth defects

TSRI researchers uncover details behind Zika virus's unique ability to cause birth defects

New study explores patient and physician perspectives toward maternal placentophagy

New study explores patient and physician perspectives toward maternal placentophagy

Children exposed to complications before or during birth more likely to develop ASD, study finds

Children exposed to complications before or during birth more likely to develop ASD, study finds

Study looks at use of evolutionary triangulation to refine results from genetic studies of preterm birth

Study looks at use of evolutionary triangulation to refine results from genetic studies of preterm birth

Penn researchers discover antimicrobial that thwarts Zika viral entry into human cells

Penn researchers discover antimicrobial that thwarts Zika viral entry into human cells

Delayed cord clamping prevents anaemia in infants up to six months of age

Delayed cord clamping prevents anaemia in infants up to six months of age

Childhood obesity starts in the womb?

Childhood obesity starts in the womb?

Archaeologist discovers 800-year-old genomes from bacterial infection in Byzantine skeleton

Archaeologist discovers 800-year-old genomes from bacterial infection in Byzantine skeleton

"More aggressive" nutrition improves growth and development of tiny premature babies

"More aggressive" nutrition improves growth and development of tiny premature babies

New SFU research could revolutionize IVF success rates

New SFU research could revolutionize IVF success rates

Scientists create 3-D virtual reality models that may help better visualize unborn babies

Scientists create 3-D virtual reality models that may help better visualize unborn babies