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Study finds link between residential proximity to oil and gas drilling and lower birthweights in infants

Study finds link between residential proximity to oil and gas drilling and lower birthweights in infants

Survival for babies born with congenital anomalies depends on place of birth

Survival for babies born with congenital anomalies depends on place of birth

Study offers clues for earlier diagnosis of folate deficiency

Study offers clues for earlier diagnosis of folate deficiency

Discovery opens door to new diagnostics and therapeutic strategies for male infertility

Discovery opens door to new diagnostics and therapeutic strategies for male infertility

New human organoid mimics the earliest developmental steps of the nervous system in embryos

New human organoid mimics the earliest developmental steps of the nervous system in embryos

Can acetaminophen use during pregnancy increase the risk of ADHD and autism symptoms in children?

Can acetaminophen use during pregnancy increase the risk of ADHD and autism symptoms in children?

Researchers identify new way to improve the diagnosis of fetal heart defects

Researchers identify new way to improve the diagnosis of fetal heart defects

Are COVID-19 medications safe in pregnancy?

Are COVID-19 medications safe in pregnancy?

New focus on adverse impact of male factors in assisted reproductive treatments

New focus on adverse impact of male factors in assisted reproductive treatments

WVU study examines the effects of vaping during pregnancy

WVU study examines the effects of vaping during pregnancy

UCL researchers highlight systemic inequalities in indoor air pollution exposure

UCL researchers highlight systemic inequalities in indoor air pollution exposure

3D-printed fetus models allow surgeons to identify potential obstacles, reduce risks of surgery

3D-printed fetus models allow surgeons to identify potential obstacles, reduce risks of surgery

Pregnancy may increase the risk of COVID-19 severity

Pregnancy may increase the risk of COVID-19 severity

Study could pave way for new therapies for kidney disease

Study could pave way for new therapies for kidney disease

New device offers a quicker, less invasive way to seal tears and holes in blood vessels

New device offers a quicker, less invasive way to seal tears and holes in blood vessels

New gene therapy restores dystrophin protein in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy

New gene therapy restores dystrophin protein in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Surgery to correct congenital heart disease linked to increased risk of adult hypertension

Surgery to correct congenital heart disease linked to increased risk of adult hypertension

USC Stem Cell scientist receives $2.56 million NIH grant to explore 'synthetic' embryonic development

USC Stem Cell scientist receives $2.56 million NIH grant to explore 'synthetic' embryonic development

World's first human tracheal transplant performed by Mount Sinai surgeons

World's first human tracheal transplant performed by Mount Sinai surgeons

Study uncovers mechanism that causes genetic movement disorder

Study uncovers mechanism that causes genetic movement disorder