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Forceps changed the way people give birth
Every cigarette matters when you’re pregnant, a massive new study confirms
Children suffer more from air pollution, but our policies don’t reflect that
Like other animals, humans have a breeding season—and it’s right now
We’re really bad at making babies
The horrifying maternal mortality rate in Texas turned out to be wrong, but that’s not the biggest issue
Stop eating your damn placentas
This ‘artificial womb’ is like science fiction—but uteruses aren’t out of a job yet
Swabbing Babies With Moms’ Microbiome Might Not Be Such A Good Idea After All
Scientists Manually Transmit Mom’s Microbiome To C-Section Babies