Eight lambs born at equivalent of 23 weeks human gestation were kept alive by placing them inside a "biobag, " which appears to be a huge ziplock that is attached with tubes of blood and fluid.
The baby was taken out of the womb for a 20-minute surgery and then returned back for her actual birth.
Pregnant women have long been advised to take prenatal vitamins to make sure mothers-to-be and their unborn child could get the needed nutrients. But a recent study shows that some vitamins are unnecessary and could only be a waste of time and money.
Curators at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge the youngest mummified human fetus to be buried in Egypt
What's causing the mortality spike of right whales, particularly the very young? Until now, scientists were unsure what was causing such a spike in mortality, but a recent NOAA analysis suggests toxic algal blooms may be to blame.
A new study confirms that a well-preserved fetus and soft tissues were found in 48-million-year-old fossils of a small horse-like species.
Most of us know that smoking during pregnancy can result in a host of problems for both the mother and the fetus, but new astonishing research indicates that these harmful effects can be written on the faces of these unborn babies themselves.
There is some exciting news for people in desperate need of organ transplants, as researchers have successfully grown a fully-functioning human kidney in the body of a lab rat. However, like many major medical advancements, this one comes with a pretty controversial catch.