Ectopia cordis occurs when the heart of a fetus develops outside of the chest. Learn about causes and treatment of this cogenital condition.
Ectopia cordis: Survival and outlook
Common causes of belly button pain
In this article, learn about the reasons for belly button pain. Included is detail on causes, such as surgery, gastroenteritis, and pregnancy.
Teen moms at risk of heart disease
Recent research found that teenage first-time mothers have a significantly greater long-term risk of cardiovascular disease than older moms.
Cot death risk halved with just 2 months of breast-feeding
Pooled analysis of eight global studies finds that just 2 months of (even partial) breast-feeding is tied to half the risk of sudden infant death syndrome.
How does a mother's brain react to her baby crying?
A new study has examined the brain activity and behavior of mothers in response to their infants' crying. Common patterns were found across many cultures.