First U.S. test tube baby is a mom
"I had a normal conception and pregnancy despite my abnormal childhood ... Friends at school knew that she was an in-vitro baby (she hates the term "test tube baby" because the process involves a petri dish, not a tube). The other kids did not tease ...
How to beat long waiting lists at fertility clinics
This drug is of particular value to women who do not ovulate regularly every month, usually due to polycystic ovary syndrome, as it reliably increases the pregnancy ... clomifene – much the most straightforward of all forms of fertility treatment.
Gestational Weight Gain in Mares
It's generally known that a mare gains weight ... pregnancy, but are mobilized at foaling to meet the needs for initial milk production. The nutrient needs for milk production are much greater than the needs for pregnancy. Most mares will increase food ...
NFP and Too Much of a Good Thing
In fact, before the birth control era, I think people in general had a much clearer understanding of the intimacy, purpose, and consequences of the marital act and their communication followed suit. Reduced simply, having sex meant you might have a baby.
Remaking 'comfort food' for the health-conscious
Right now it is nostalgia, it is the food of the '50s and '60s. It's what we had at Grandma's house, it is comfort food, things like meat loaf and mashed potatoes, stroganoff," she says. Each recipe contains a chart telling how much fat and how many ...