Latest Placenta Stories

2010-05-06 09:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A new study of U.S.

2010-04-21 04:00:00

LAS VEGAS, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc.

2010-04-20 12:25:00

LAS VEGAS, April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc.

2010-04-15 07:37:24

Researchers at Mount Sinai School of Medicine have found that epigenetic marks on human placentas change from the first trimester of pregnancy to the third, a discovery that may allow clinicians to prevent complications in pregnancy.

2010-03-16 11:23:22

Babies born to mothers with obesity and exposed to passive smoking are more likely to have health problems than others.

2010-02-22 04:05:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc.

2010-02-04 08:35:00

A joke among two Texas AgriLife Research scientists later turned into a fully-funded study that found Viagra can aid fetal development in female sheep.

2010-01-22 13:08:58

Yiping Han, a researcher from Department of Periodontics at Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, reports the first documented link between a mother with pregnancy-associated gum disease to the death of her fetus.

2009-12-09 15:52:00


2009-12-01 12:35:00

A study presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America revealed that MRI is a highly accurate means of identifying placenta accreta, a potentially life-threatening and increasingly common condition that is the leading cause of death for women just before and after giving birth.

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  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.