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From Conception to Birth

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Creation is a fascinating thing. Creation of life even more so.

Modern science tells us in detail how human life is created and sustained during growth in a mother’s womb.  240 more words

Fathers' age, lifestyle associated with birth defects

Source: Fathers’ age, lifestyle associated with birth defects

A growing body of research is revealing associations between birth defects and a father’s age, alcohol use and environmental factors, say researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center. 14 more words


Prenatal stress could enhance protective mechanisms of babies

Source: Prenatal stress could enhance protective mechanisms of babies

Maternal stress and depression during pregnancy may activate certain protective mechanisms in babies. Psychologists from the University of Basel together with international colleagues report that certain epigenetic adaptations in newborns suggest this conclusion. 86 more words



Water, there  was water all around, she could breath in it. She felt safe and loved as the water hugged every inch of her body. She’d just began to relish the feeling, and then just like that, the warmth was fading. 96 more words

Pregnancy: week 1, the hidden miracle

Once upon a time there was a magick land in which a beautiful, fertile and glowing Egg was living. The Egg was extremely happy and felt so confident that very soon a charming Sperm was coming, ready to start the most passionate love story with her, as she was ready to start it with him. 920 more words