Latest Birth Stories

2008-07-08 09:00:04

WORLD NEWS IN BRIEF NASHVILLE Nicole Kidman gave birth to a girl yesterday. A publicist for Kidman's husband, Keith Urban, said the baby - named Sunday Rose, despite being born on a Monday - weighed 6lb 7oz.

2008-07-08 09:00:00

Nicole Kidman gave birth Monday to a baby girl named Sunday.

2008-07-08 06:00:03

By Jesseka Kadylak With the birth of their daughter Sunday Rose Kidman Urban on Monday in Nashville, Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban became the latest celebrity couple to adopt a unique name for their baby.

2008-07-02 16:26:34

Delaying childbirth has substantially contributed to recent rises in caesarean section rates, according to a paper published this week by scientists at Cambridge University.

2008-06-27 12:03:10

By Miranda Baines, The Reidsville Review, N.C. Jun. 27--Dr. John Ferguson delivered the last baby at Annie Penn Hospital at 5:22 p.m. Wednesday. Chasity Abbott of Pelham gave birth to a 7-pound, 2-ounce baby girl, Tatiyana Chasity Abbott. "The delivery went great.

2008-06-21 18:00:15

Actress Nicole Kidman, who just turned 41, is very happy with her pregnancy and her new life in Nashville, a friend says.

2008-06-18 11:38:43

Babies born by Caesarean section have a 50 % increased risk of developing asthma compared to babies born naturally. Emergency Caesarean sections increase the risk even further. This is shown in a new study based on data from 1.7 million births registered at the Medical Birth Registry at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health.

2008-05-29 11:16:52

Caesarean sections are linked to the increase in premature births in the U.S. since the 1990s, according to new research released on Wednesday.

2007-11-30 06:00:00

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2007-10-28 03:00:14

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Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.