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The womb is the small, hollow, pear-shaped organ in a woman's pelvis. This is the organ in which a baby grows. Also called uterus.
Immune cells play a much larger role in the onset of allergies than previously thought

Immune cells play a much larger role in the onset of allergies than previously thought

Researchers shed light on an important stage of early human embryogenesis for the first time

Researchers shed light on an important stage of early human embryogenesis for the first time

New mothers' placenta could help reduce brain injury in other growth-restricted babies

New mothers' placenta could help reduce brain injury in other growth-restricted babies

'Brain age' mostly relates to early life influences

'Brain age' mostly relates to early life influences

Urothelial cancers in Lynch Syndrome patients can be detected using a simple, cheap urine test

Urothelial cancers in Lynch Syndrome patients can be detected using a simple, cheap urine test

Research receives $1.74 million to explore how prenatal alcohol exposure leads to 'anxious' offspring

Research receives $1.74 million to explore how prenatal alcohol exposure leads to 'anxious' offspring

Scientists testify the importance of timely influenza vaccination

Scientists testify the importance of timely influenza vaccination

Poor timing of flu vaccinations associated with poor birth outcomes and cesarean births

Poor timing of flu vaccinations associated with poor birth outcomes and cesarean births

Study finds nearly 42,000 sources of toxic "forever chemicals" that could be polluting water bodies

Study finds nearly 42,000 sources of toxic "forever chemicals" that could be polluting water bodies

Using genetic screening for selecting the 'best' embryo in IVF

Using genetic screening for selecting the 'best' embryo in IVF

New Maternal and Child Health Research Institute launched to improve national health in Singapore

New Maternal and Child Health Research Institute launched to improve national health in Singapore

Menopausal Hormone Therapy and Dementia

Menopausal Hormone Therapy and Dementia

Researchers identify distinctive biological markers for earlier detection of pregnancy risks

Researchers identify distinctive biological markers for earlier detection of pregnancy risks

Scientists create a novel cell model for understanding human development

Scientists create a novel cell model for understanding human development

Pregnant women with a history of 'leaky' heart valves more likely to experience complications

Pregnant women with a history of 'leaky' heart valves more likely to experience complications

Maternal obesity during pregnancy may heighten the risk of colorectal cancer in adult offspring

Maternal obesity during pregnancy may heighten the risk of colorectal cancer in adult offspring

Maternal obesity may raise the risk of bowel cancer in adult offspring

Maternal obesity may raise the risk of bowel cancer in adult offspring

Fetal membranes can heal after injury, study shows

Fetal membranes can heal after injury, study shows

Long drives, air travel, exhausting waits: What abortion requires in the South

Long drives, air travel, exhausting waits: What abortion requires in the South

Researchers develop a cell culture test to detect substances that harm the placenta and embryo

Researchers develop a cell culture test to detect substances that harm the placenta and embryo