New C-Section Tool Prevents Scars So You Can Still Strip in Juice Bars

A new "welding torch" closes surgical wounds using plasma instead of staples or stitches, which minimizes scarring, letting you show off your mons pubis with little to no embarrassment. » 6/17/13 11:50am 6/17/13 11:50am

Groundbreaking MRI Shows Childbirth From The Inside

For the first time ever, a woman gave birth inside an MRI scanner, allowing doctors to watch the movement through the birth canal from beginning to end. Here's a video with images throughout the process. » 12/08/10 12:16pm 12/08/10 12:16pm

Too Posh To Push? Some Pregnant Women Are Just Wigged Out

The increasing number of women undergoing elective C-sections may be motivated less by convenience or aesthetics and more by apprehension: Swedish researchers writing in the British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology spoke to close to 500 first-time mothers about 37 weeks into their pregnancies and again three… » 2/06/08 9:30am 2/06/08 9:30am