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2014-01-30 23:30:45

In Birth Ambassadors: Doulas and the Re-Emergence of Woman-Supported Birth in America, a new book published by Praeclarus Press, Christine Morton and Elayne Clift describe why women are seeking continuous care during labor and how this lowers their risk of medical interventions. Many women are hiring doulas to help them avoid highly interventionist births common in today’s hospital setting. Amarillo, Texas (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 According to Birth Ambassadors, a new book from...

2014-01-29 23:28:08

Olive Fertility Centre is the first fertility clinic in Western Canada to offer IVF patients the Embryoscope, a clinically-tested embryo monitoring system that has been shown to improve IVF pregnancy rates by over 20%. Vancouver, Canada (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 For the 1-in-6 BC couples struggling with the financial and emotional burden of infertility, a breakthrough new technology may increase their odds for success by allowing doctors to identify embryos most likely to have normal DNA....

2014-01-29 12:27:06

Although Isis Parenting has closed, Atlanta-based ISIS Women's Health Care announces their all-encompassing model of care that provides access to experienced natural birth practitioners, educators and trainers throughout the course of pregnancy, delivery and the post-partum period. ATLANTA, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ISIS Women's Health Care, not affiliated with the now closed Isis Parenting, is the only practice in Atlanta that offers a true continuity of care for expecting...

Infidelity Linked To Large Testicles
2014-01-29 10:15:23

Yngve Vogt  - University of Oslo “We can be grateful to parasites, bacteria and viruses for our ability to have sex. Even though sexual reproduction is far less efficient than non-sexual, nearly all living organisms that you can observe in your environment are based on sexual reproduction. The most important function of sex is to reshuffle the genes in each mating. In this way, the immune system develops resistance to parasites, bacteria and viruses,” explains Petter Bøckman,...

2014-01-29 08:29:38

PORTLAND, Oregon, January 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Market Research today published a new market research report titled "In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Market - Size, Share, Trends, Opportunities, Global Demand, Insights, Analysis, Research, Report, Company Profiles, Segmentation and Forecast, 2013 - 2020." As per the study, the global IVF market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 11.6% between 2013 and 2020. The market revenue of $9.3 billion in 2012 is estimated to grow up...

2014-01-26 23:02:25

Medical and Therapeutic Sexual Treatments for Men, Women and Couples New York, NY (PRWEB) January 26, 2014 According to the Journal of Sexual medicine, 16% of couples face constant sexual dysfunction in their relationship. Studies show that sexual issues facing couples are more effectively overcome when treating the couple rather than the individual. Dr. Jed Kaminetsky, a renown Manhattan-based Urologist, formed the Manhattan Sexual Health and Wellness (MSHW) to provide critical...

2014-01-25 23:04:26

LawsuitLegal.com is now making available no-cost legal reviews for families whose infants were hurt during delivery and wish to learn their legal options. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 25, 2014 U.S. families who suffered an injury during childbirth and allege negligence or feel it could have been preventable can now request to speak with an attorney to get their legal options online at LawsuitLegal.com. People who allege the actions of their doctor, hospital, nurse or midwife caused...

2014-01-24 23:24:19

Connecticut fertility physician to visit his native Israel where families are devastated about newborns born via surrogacy being held in Thailand, not allowed to return home to Israel with their parents. New England Fertility is simultaneously launching a new surrogacy package --- East Coast Surrogacy Solution --- to help Israelis save money while pursuing family building in the U.S., a much safer option than traveling to third world countries like Thailand and India. Stamford, CT (PRWEB)...

2014-01-24 13:12:08

Research: First trimester growth restriction and cardiovascular risk factors in school age children: Population based cohort study Poor growth in the first three months of pregnancy is associated with a range of cardiovascular risk factors in childhood, finds a study published on bmj.com today. The findings add to a growing body of evidence and suggest that the first trimester of pregnancy may be a critical period for cardiovascular health in later life. The first trimester of...

2014-01-24 12:21:22

Today's egg production is more efficient than previous decades and leaves a smaller environmental footprint PARK RIDGE, Ill., Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study published in Poultry Science shows that while U.S. egg production has increased over the past 50 years, the industry has also been able to significantly decrease its environmental footprint. Researchers conducted a lifecycle analysis of U.S. egg production from 1960 to 2010 to evaluate environmental performance measures for the...


Latest Reproduction Reference Libraries

Stegodyphus lineatus
2014-04-07 14:12:35

Stegodyphus lineatus is the only European species belonging to the spider genus Stegodyphus. The males of this species are up to 12 millimeters long, while the females are up to 15 millimeters long. The coloration can range from whitish to almost black. In the majority of individuals, the opisthosoma is whitish with two broad black longitudinal stripes. The males and females look similar, but the male is usually richer in contrast and has a bulbous forehead. The species name is in...

Seed Saving
2013-05-18 07:22:11

Seed saving is the preserving of seeds from mature vegetables, herbs, and flowers used in subsequent years along with bulbs and tubers. Home gardeners have saved seeds for generations and the practice is now becoming common with organic farmers as well as permaculturists. Growers will clone plants so as not to produce seeds keeping the plant “true to type” to the parent plant. True to type refers to the characteristics of the parent plant such as large fruit/blooms. Plants...

Human Reproduction
2012-05-14 11:44:50

Human Reproduction is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that concentrates on original research, clinical case studies and opinions and debates on topical issues. The journal was broken into three distinct journals in 1995, with Human Reproduction Update and Molecular Human Reproduction. Human Reproduction Update is a bimonthly review journal and Molecular Human Reproduction is a monthly journal focusing on molecular aspects of reproductive biology. Human Reproduction covers all aspects...

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2011-04-28 17:02:45

Labor Induction is a process of giving an artificial start to birth with medical intervention or other methods. When an induction is not performed for emergency or other medical reasons, the method is considered an elective process. The decision to induce labor has increased in recent years due to its convenience or because it easily accommodates busy schedules. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, however, say that labor should only be induced when it is more risky...

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