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2013-02-11 14:48:58

In a study to be presented on February 14 between 1:15 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. PST, at the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine's annual meeting, The Pregnancy Meeting ™, in San Francisco, researchers will report that the practice of using an arbitrary Estimated Fetal Weight (EFW) less than the 10th centile may not be an efficient practice for defining true Intrauterine Growth Restriction (IUGR).

Ultrasound Shows That Even Unborn Babies Yawn
2012-11-22 14:31:42

Researchers use ultrasound images to show when a fetus is yawning or when it is just opening its mouth, possibly signaling a developmental marker in the womb that could provide more information on the health status of the fetus.

Human Brain Growth Outpaces Chimps In Womb
2012-09-25 13:07:57

A new study from Kyoto University shows that human's superior brain size in comparison to chimpanzees can be traced back to the womb.

2012-09-20 14:37:31

Researchers studying the origins of sudden cardiac death have found that in both men and women a thin placenta at birth was associated with sudden cardiac death.

2012-09-10 23:04:24

HowManyWeeksPregnantAmICalulator.com announces the release of the new pregnancy calculator.

2012-09-02 23:03:41

Howmanyweekspregnantamicalculculator.com an online pregnancy website has just revealed all the information on the fetal development and weight gain expected when 30 weeks old pregnancy.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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