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DNA fingerprinting

Within our body lie millions of copies of DNA. Continue reading »

DNA sequencing

Our DNA is our genetic code – it is what makes us the way we are when it comes to our external appearance and a variety of other functions. Continue reading »

Postnatal exercise

It is important to get back into exercise after pregnancy. Continue reading »

Fetal monitor

Labor is an exciting, rewarding experience for expectant parents. It’s the grand finale for nine months of hard work. Continue reading »


An episiotomy is a surgical incision in the skin during childbirth Continue reading »

Safety check for baby equipment

Part of being a responsible parent is baby proofing your home and making sure that all the spaces and furniture and toys your baby comes into contact with are safe. Continue reading »

What to take to the hospital

Consider packing a bag to take to the hospital Continue reading »

Secrets to healthy nails

One way to achieve healthy, sexy nails is to get a weekly manicure. Continue reading »

Nursing with breast implants

After the birth of my second daughter, I chose to have breast augmentation. Continue reading »

Crohn’s disease

Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) Continue reading »

Intestinal malrotation

Definition: intestinal malrotation is a congenital disorder of the intestine characterized by incomplete rotation of the intestines Continue reading »

Pain relief for labor and delivery

Labor is the process by which the uterus contracts, the cervix dilates and finally the baby descends the birth canal. Continue reading »

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic illness in which air flow to the lungs is limited. Continue reading »


Claudication is the term used to describe leg pain Continue reading »


anesthesiaAnesthesia is often given to patients undergoing surgery. Your anesthetist will administer medicine to you so that you will not feel pain during surgery. Continue reading »