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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.
Fat adults more likely to have increased insulin resistance, a risk marker for Type 2 diabetes

Fat adults more likely to have increased insulin resistance, a risk marker for Type 2 diabetes

Sexual abstinence unrealistic - pediatricians say teens need birth control and emergency contraception pill

Sexual abstinence unrealistic - pediatricians say teens need birth control and emergency contraception pill

Why cervical precancers disappear in some women and not in others

Why cervical precancers disappear in some women and not in others

Research sheds light on why cervical precancers disappear in some women and not in others

Research sheds light on why cervical precancers disappear in some women and not in others

British doctors debate abortion laws

British doctors debate abortion laws

Pomegranate juice may help babies resist brain injuries from low oxygen

Pomegranate juice may help babies resist brain injuries from low oxygen

Pregnancy and birth factors may determine likelihood of polycystic ovarian syndrome

Pregnancy and birth factors may determine likelihood of polycystic ovarian syndrome

Early embryos with abnormal chromosomes are capable of returning to normal when grown in culture in the laboratory

Early embryos with abnormal chromosomes are capable of returning to normal when grown in culture in the laboratory

Stem cells grown in lab mirror normal developmental steps

Stem cells grown in lab mirror normal developmental steps

Anti-cancer drug could be the first effective treatment for premature births

Anti-cancer drug could be the first effective treatment for premature births

Poor diet during pregnancy increases risk of child being obese

Poor diet during pregnancy increases risk of child being obese

Toxic chemicals that poisoned your great-grandparents may also damage your health

Toxic chemicals that poisoned your great-grandparents may also damage your health

Chemicals in food packaging linked to breast cancer

Chemicals in food packaging linked to breast cancer

Type 2 diabetes may begin with Grandma's diet, study suggests

Type 2 diabetes may begin with Grandma's diet, study suggests

New discovery could improve IVF results

New discovery could improve IVF results

HRT now linked to cancer of the womb

HRT now linked to cancer of the womb

Prenatal exposure to cocaine effects problem-solving later in life

Prenatal exposure to cocaine effects problem-solving later in life

Pollutants appear to have an affect on sex chromosome

Pollutants appear to have an affect on sex chromosome

Risk of womb cancer now linked to some hormone-replacement therapy

Risk of womb cancer now linked to some hormone-replacement therapy

Quintuplets born to surrogate mother

Quintuplets born to surrogate mother