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Apr 2, 2015 01:21 PM ET
Pregnant women get bombarded with advice from friends, strangers, and popular culture at large. Unfortunately, the guidance can be somewhat, well, misguided. Trace looks at some of the key myths pregnant women are likely to encounter.
Apr 2, 2015 10:23 AM ET // Amanda Onion
A study on mice finds a direct link between exercise and reduced risk of congenital heart defects among babies of older moms.
Mar 18, 2015 09:30 AM ET // AFP
The likely mechanism underlying the beneficial effects is the presence of long-chain saturated fatty acids found in breast milk, which are essential for brain development.
Mar 2, 2015 05:30 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An albino toddler was abducted and butchered for his body parts in Africa for use in magic spells, possibly on behalf of politicians. Continue reading →
Feb 24, 2015 09:40 AM ET // AFP
With peanut allergies on the rise worldwide, a study found that contrary to previous advice, feeding foods containing peanuts to babies before 11 months of age may help prevent allergies.
Feb 12, 2015 08:55 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
A child born in Hong Kong was pregnant with her own twins at the time of her birth, according to a new report of the infant's case.
Feb 3, 2015 12:50 PM ET // Discovery News
A baby created with DNA from three people could be born as soon as this year.
Dec 4, 2014 09:00 AM ET
Whether it's toys, loose blankets, pillows or quilts -- too many cribs today contain hazards for infants, who are at risk of either accidental suffocation or sudden infant death syndrome. Catie reviews the study and has tips on proper infant bedding.
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