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World’s first mother-to-daughter uterus transplantation performed in Sweden

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A team of researchers at the University of Gothenburg performed the world’s first mother-to-daughter uterus transplantation. Continue reading “World’s first mother-to-daughter uterus transplantation performed in Sweden” »  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, August 24th, 2012
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‘Super-fertility’ may explain recurrent miscarriages

“Super-fertility” may be the reason why some women have recurrent miscarriages- losing three or more pregnancies in a row – according to a team of doctors Continue reading “‘Super-fertility’ More...

By BioNews On Thursday, August 16th, 2012
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The Da Vinci Code’s `Golden Ratio` could reveal most fertile wombs

The ‘Golden ratio’ of 1.618, which was popularized by Dan Brown’s ‘The Da Vince Code’, may even apply to our bodies internally and could reveal the most fertile wombs Continue reading “The Da Vinci More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, August 7th, 2012
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Vaginal delivery as safe as caesarean for most early preterm births

Vaginal delivery for early preterm foetuses presenting head first, or vertex presentation, had a high rate of success with no difference in neonatal mortality compared to caesarean delivery Continue reading “Vaginal More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 28th, 2012
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Childhood abuse linked to early onset of menstruation in girls

Researchers have discovered an association between childhood physical and sexual abuse and age at menarche Continue reading “Childhood abuse linked to early onset of menstruation in girls” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 26th, 2012
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Giving birth after 30 may lower risk of endometrial cancer

Women who last give birth at age 40 or older have a 44 percent decreased risk of endometrial cancer when compared to women who have their last birth under the age of 25 Continue reading “Giving birth after More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 14th, 2012
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Women eating lunch out regularly lose fewer pounds

Women who eat their midday meal out really do lose less weight as compared to those who stay at home Continue reading “Women eating lunch out regularly lose fewer pounds” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 12th, 2012
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Moderate drinking may help protect women against brittle bones

Drinking a moderate amount of alcohol as part of a healthy lifestyle may benefit women’s bone health Continue reading “Moderate drinking may help protect women against brittle bones” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 6th, 2012
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Infertility may cause mental disorders in women

Women who struggle with infertility but never go on to have children are likely to be hospitalised for mental health disorders Continue reading “Infertility may cause mental disorders in women” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 5th, 2012
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Freezing all embryos for later transfer may help improve IVF outcomes

A new study has indicated that the chance of a clinical pregnancy through IVF is around 30 percent higher when all embryos are frozen for later transfer than with fresh embryo transfer Continue reading “Freezing More...