Researchers seek to make births safer for women and babies as they develop a blood test that can accurately predict premature births during pregnancy. It's also a less expensive method of identifying the due date.
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.
LaTroya Woolridge was only 24 months pregnant when she went into active labor.
Higher amounts of breast milk cosumed by premature babies improves chances of having larger cotisal-surface area.