This morning's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report from the US Centers for Disease Control casts a light upon a little-known practice among some "natural" childbirth advocates - the consumption of the placenta by the mother herself. In this case, a full-term newborn was moved to the hospital's neonatal intensive care unit after displaying signs of… Continue reading Newborn’s Multiple Strep Infections Blamed On Powdered Placenta Pills
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