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World’s first newborn born from new procedure utilizing DNA of three people

Published in Odd and Fun on 17th January 2018

Experts welcome news of successful mitochondrial transfer but caution against operating in countries beyond regulations The worlds first baby to be born from a new procedure that combines the DNA of three people appears to be healthy, according to doctors in the US who supervised the treatment. The baby was born on 6 April after […]

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A woman’s brain changes in profound routes after she devotes birth, new survey presents

Published in Odd and Fun on 16th January 2018

An Afghan mother looks at her newborn baby a day her after delivery. A new survey shows that women’s brains change remarkably following childbirth .Image: paula bronstein/ Getty Images Along with the arrival of a new human being into the world, pregnancy also seems to result in something else life-changing a woman’s brain that’s differently […]

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What I’m really thinking: the woman trying for a newborn

Published in Odd and Fun on 16th January 2018

The last thing you should say to a woman who is desperately trying to have a baby is, Try not to think about it. Its all we think about Read more: www.theguardian.com

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Physicians Perform The First Uterus Transplant In The U.S.

Published in Odd and Fun on 16th January 2018

A woman has undergone a uterus graft for the first time in the United States. The team of transplant surgeons and gynecological surgeons carried out the 9-hour operation at Cleveland CliniclastWednesday, February 24. The identity of the 26 -year old patient has not been publicly released. However, she was said to be in a stable […]

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How Beyonce’s Instagram pregnancy stimulates her a modern fertility goddess

Published in Odd and Fun on 13th January 2018

The latest images from eight months of fabulous photo ops indicate the singer at her push party wearing west African wax publishes and a tie-dye bikini, with a henna tattoo on her naked belly Pregnancy, so they say, is a magical period. And, in a world where nothing happens unless it happens on social media, […]

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Able semen: sperm has a shelf life, too( even if Mick Jagger is still going strong)

Published in Odd and Fun on 12th January 2018

The rapid decline in womens fertility as they age is well known but what about men and their sperm? Read the fine print and the answer becomes less clear Some weeks ago, a sperm cell( lets call this little guy Vince) fused with an egg and resulted in a pregnancy. What makes Vince a newsworthy […]

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What I’m really thinking: the woman trying for a baby

Published in Odd and Fun on 9th January 2018

The last thing you should say to a woman who is desperately trying to have a newborn is, Try not to think about it. Its all we think about Read more: www.theguardian.com

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Rare brain defect in newborns in Brazil rises after sudden outbreak of Zika virus

Published in Odd and Fun on 8th January 2018

Brazils health officials say the jump in cases of microcephaly is linked to mosquito-borne illnes, and the best prevention is to remove stagnant water The suspected number of cases of microcephaly, a rare brain defect in newborns, has continued to rise in Brazil, reaching 3,893 since authorities began investigating the upsurge in October, according to […]

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Treat surrogate mothers as sex offenders, says Italian minister

Published in Odd and Fun on 7th January 2018

Angelino Alfano says wombs for rent should be punishable with prison, as he suggests new laws will make it easier for gay couples to use surrogate mothers Italys interior minister has called for surrogates to be treated as sex offenders, as part of a broader campaign against the prime ministers efforts to grant family rights […]

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How Beyonce’s Instagram pregnancy makes her a modern fertility goddess

Published in Odd and Fun on 7th January 2018

The latest images from eight months of fabulous photo ops prove the vocalist at her move party wearing west African wax prints and a tie-dye bikini, with a henna tattoo on her naked belly Pregnancy, so they say, is a magical time. And, in a world where nothing happens unless it happens on social media, […]

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