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Category: Babies

Mother holding her newborn baby after labor in a hospital.

November 1, 2017

What You Need to Know About the “Fourth Trimester” After Childbirth

You had the baby—way to go! Here’s some advice for dealing with the many changes to your body, emotions and daily life.

Babies, OB-GYN, Women's Health

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July 20, 2017

Toddler Brain Development: bacterial clues found in dirty baby diapers

Can the kinds of microbes colonizing the gut at age 1 predict later cognitive development? Findings from the UNC School of Medicine shed light on the surprising role of bacteria in how our brains develop during the first years of life.

Babies, Children's Health, Mental Health, Microbiome, News, Nutrition

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