Latest Gestational age Stories

2008-04-17 12:30:00

New research showed that girls, babies that weighed more, babies who do not have a twin and babies whose mothers received steroids for lung development were more likely to survive being born prematurely.

2007-02-19 18:00:37

The world's youngest gestational-age baby, born at 21 weeks and six days, has survived after nearly four months at Baptist Children's Hospital neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in Miami, FL. She is going home tomorrow. Amillia Sonja Taylor was born on Oct.

2006-03-15 14:50:00

Women who are physically active before pregnancy are less likely to develop diabetes during pregnancy, a new study shows. It also indicates that the risk rises with the amount of pre-pregnancy television viewing.

2006-01-03 15:17:36

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Pregnant women with diabetes tend to have abnormally large babies, but it seems that active fetuses manage to stay a relatively normal size, new research suggests.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.