Latest Placenta Stories

2008-08-15 09:00:09

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) -- Alone and in labor, Jessica Higgins found the first place she could to give birth -- her front lawn. The 36-year-old was driving home from the mall Tuesday when little Mary Claire gave her the shock of a lifetime by deciding to arrive six weeks early.

2008-07-17 12:01:18

Highlights of a fetal laser surgery for twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) will be shown from Tampa General Hospital on the Internet on August 20, 2008 at 4 P.M. EDT.

2007-11-20 09:00:12

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Sister Nancy Boushey, Rio Grande City, TX, resigned to a life of pain with Rheumatoid Arthritis is healthy and normal today thanks to Dr Omar Gonzalez. She hails him as a savior" my Good Shepherd, Jesus and His own good shepherd, Dr.

2007-06-14 06:07:59

By Al-Saleh, Eyad Al-Harmi, Jehad; Al-Rashdan, Ibrahim; Al-Shammari, Majed; Nandakumaran, Moorkath Abstract Objective. Folate antagonists are widely used in the treatment of diverse cancerous states.

2007-06-14 06:05:00

By Goldenberg, Robert L Faye-Petersen, Ona; Andrews, William W; Goepfert, Alice R; Et al Abstract Objective.

2007-03-18 03:00:12

By Raspollini, Maria Rosaria; Oliva, Esther; Roberts, Drucilla J Abstract The purpose of this article is to review the histopathologic findings in the placenta of women with a known thrombophilic mutation.

2006-07-18 02:23:33

By Teruaki Ueno TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Princess Kiko, who is pregnant with a possible heir to the throne, is likely to give birth ahead of her September due date through a Caesarean operation, the Imperial Household Agency said on Tuesday.

2006-07-18 01:58:25

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Princess Kiko, who is pregnant with a possible heir to the throne, needs a Caesarean operation and the baby, due in late September, may be born early, Kyodo news agency reported on Tuesday, quoting a palace doctor.

2006-05-25 07:26:39

By Patricia Reaney LONDON (Reuters) - Techniques used in fertility treatments may increase the risk of a complication during pregnancy, Norwegian scientists said on Thursday.

2006-04-06 14:41:05

By Clementine Wallace NEW YORK (Reuters Health) -

Word of the Day
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.