Image IQ: The Jugular
QUIZ: These images are of the jugular area in a first-trimester fetus. What do they tell you?
Next Generation Pregnancy Test
Will this be the home pregnancy test of the future?
Analysis Offers Guidance on Breast Milk Expression
There are several techniques new mothers can use to express breast milk more comfortably while yielding higher output, a meta-analysis finds.
Image IQ: Healthy Placenta or Serious Problem?
QUIZ: These images show some changes in the placenta of a 34-week pregnancy. Are they anything to worry about?
Subfertility Itself May Explain Poor Birth Outcomes
Assisted reproductive technology is often thought to account for the risk of low birth weight and preterm birth, but new research finds another factor plays a role.
Study Shows No Benefit of PFMT for Prolapse
Pelvic floor muscle training, or Kegel exercises, did not improve pelvic organ prolapse in a group of women after a vaginal delivery, research shows.
Drug Helps Protect Ovaries from Chemotherapy
The GnRH agonist goserelin, when given during chemotherapy, may protect against ovarian failure and early menopause in women with breast cancer.
Image IQ: Anatomy of the Fetal Eye
QUIZ: These images reveal a specific structure of the fetal eye. Can you identify it?
Simple Intervention Helps Prevent Newborn Deaths
In developing countries, cleansing the cord of newborns after birth with a low-cost antiseptic can help reduce infant death rates.
Case Study: Diagnosis of Dandy-Walker Malformation
These images of a fetal brain from a routine ultrasound examination at 22 weeks' gestation revealed a rare congenital brain abnormality.