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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.
Exposure to excess hormones in the womb increases risk of heart disease and diabetes

Exposure to excess hormones in the womb increases risk of heart disease and diabetes

One small glass of wine may be enough to harm fetal brain

One small glass of wine may be enough to harm fetal brain

Louise Redknapp and Ronan Keating on cancer and how it affected them

Louise Redknapp and Ronan Keating on cancer and how it affected them

Soy protects against cancer of womb

Soy protects against cancer of womb

Link between oral bacterium and premature babies

Link between oral bacterium and premature babies

Diet is responsible for up to 80,000 cases of cancer each year in the UK

Diet is responsible for up to 80,000 cases of cancer each year in the UK

Some people more at risk of obesity due to genetic makeup

Some people more at risk of obesity due to genetic makeup

A mother-to-be who eats fish during the later stages of pregnancy is less likely to have a very small baby

A mother-to-be who eats fish during the later stages of pregnancy is less likely to have a very small baby

Survey serious misunderstandings about breastfeeding

Survey serious misunderstandings about breastfeeding

Warning to parents-to-be that non-medical ultrasounds are unapproved, inappropriate, and possibly even risky

Warning to parents-to-be that non-medical ultrasounds are unapproved, inappropriate, and possibly even risky

NZ Research helps difficult pregnancies

NZ Research helps difficult pregnancies

BRITONS risk dying prematurely from cancer due to ignorance

BRITONS risk dying prematurely from cancer due to ignorance

Research suggests protein released from lungs could initiate labour

Research suggests protein released from lungs could initiate labour