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Air pollution plus early life stress may lead to cognitive difficulties in children

Air pollution plus early life stress may lead to cognitive difficulties in children

Maternal stress affects fetal brain development

Maternal stress affects fetal brain development

Prenatal exposure to flame retardants may increase risk of reading problems

Prenatal exposure to flame retardants may increase risk of reading problems

Missing a key protein in the brain can cause autism-like behaviors

Missing a key protein in the brain can cause autism-like behaviors

Poor early life environment leaves permanent mark on adult brain

Poor early life environment leaves permanent mark on adult brain

New ACMG Points to Consider document on use of fetal exome sequencing in prenatal care

New ACMG Points to Consider document on use of fetal exome sequencing in prenatal care

Study: Certain steps can improve pregnancy outcomes in women with rheumatoid arthritis

Study: Certain steps can improve pregnancy outcomes in women with rheumatoid arthritis

Prenatal phthalate exposure may contribute to deficits in motor function in girls

Prenatal phthalate exposure may contribute to deficits in motor function in girls

Preterm birth linked to out‐of‐home care placements of children

Preterm birth linked to out‐of‐home care placements of children

Study explores the impact of Medicaid managed care on obstetrical care and birth outcomes

Study explores the impact of Medicaid managed care on obstetrical care and birth outcomes

Mother's obesity in pregnancy linked to impaired motor skills and lower IQ in boys

Mother's obesity in pregnancy linked to impaired motor skills and lower IQ in boys

Birth season and heart disease risk – an association?

Birth season and heart disease risk – an association?

From clinic to courtroom, fighting for immigrant health care

From clinic to courtroom, fighting for immigrant health care

Seafood consumption and mercury concentrations in vulnerable coastal Florida population

Seafood consumption and mercury concentrations in vulnerable coastal Florida population

Perinatal exposure of rats to flame retardants changes the liver epigenome

Perinatal exposure of rats to flame retardants changes the liver epigenome

Study reports case-specific monetary estimates for childhood illness linked to air pollution

Study reports case-specific monetary estimates for childhood illness linked to air pollution

New insights into the most perplexing medical mysteries associated with schizophrenia

New insights into the most perplexing medical mysteries associated with schizophrenia

Mice study shows the impact of taking antidepressants during pregnancy

Mice study shows the impact of taking antidepressants during pregnancy

Incentive-based smoking cessation interventions significantly reduce infant morbidity

Incentive-based smoking cessation interventions significantly reduce infant morbidity

Prenatal and early life exposure to air pollutants associated with toddler allergies

Prenatal and early life exposure to air pollutants associated with toddler allergies