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In Healthy Pregnancies, Let the Baby Set the Delivery Date

Alan E. Guttmacher | Posted 08.17.2013 | Healthy Living
Alan E. Guttmacher

Right now, many dads and moms eagerly are awaiting the birth of their babies. Parents worry about enough things during pregnancy -- avoidable risks shouldn't be among them.

What is the lasting impact of child care as children grow?

Ellen Galinsky | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ellen Galinsky

The children in the largest and most comprehensive longitudinal study of child care are now teenagers! Today, May 14th, a report on how these childre...

NIH Autism Study to Leave No Stone Unturned

David Kirby | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Kirby

Now, in one of the largest, boldest studies of its kind, researchers in Philadelphia, Baltimore and Northern California will begin collecting data on many potential risk factors of autism.

NIH Agency Head: Vaccine-Autism Research is "Legitimate"

David Kirby | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Kirby

A major health official within the United States Government today endorsed more research into possible links between vaccination and autism, saying that such studies are "legitimate."