Scientists have discovered the benefits of umbilical cord donation. This post-partum waste, instead of being thrown out, can potentially cure diseases like leukemia and save lives.
The old practice has been dumped. Here comes something more beneficial to our future infants.
A new research shows that improperly managed deliveries may not be the main reason for brain-damaged babies.
A newly-hired Utah-based 911 dispatcher faced the toughest test in his job yet barely two weeks in his probationary period for helping a couple deliver their baby in their car along the highway.
A new review found that cutting the umbilical cord one minute later could boost an infants iron levels.
Some studies have found that babies whose cords are cut immediately may have lower stores of iron for up to six months.
The lotus birth, which is a natural method that keeps a newborn attached to the mother until nature severs the umbilical cord, is gaining popularity.
According to an article published in 2018 in the New York Post, a study that evaluated the oral health habits of 2,000 millennials discovered that many of them don't keep their mouths as clean as they could. The study reported that three out of 10 millennials brush their teeth once a day, and that the average millennial participating in the survey has gone more than two days in a row without brushing their teeth even once. Yet, the survey says, more than half of those polled indicated that they're worried about losing their teeth as a result of poor oral health.