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A study has revealed that there are potential health consequences in marijuana use for a breastfeeding mothers breast milk.

THC from Marijuana Stays in Breast Milk for Up to 6 Days

A study has revealed that there are potential health consequences in marijuana use for a breastfeeding mothers breast milk.
Diagnostic blood tests can possibly distinguish Kawasaki Disease from other infections and inflammatory conditions.

Researchers Identify Potential Diagnostic Test for Kawasaki Disease

Diagnostic blood tests can possibly distinguish Kawasaki Disease from other infections and inflammatory conditions.
Research fundings have been approved to further help with the investigation of stem cell-based treatments of rare genetic disorders.

UC San Diego Researchers Receive Funding to Pursue Novel Stem Cell-based Treatments

Research fundings have been approved to further help with the investigation of stem cell-based treatments of rare genetic disorders.
Stem cells with Neanderthal DNA are being grown in order to further learn about the Neanderthal brain.

Neanderthal 'minibrains' grow in dish

Stem cells with Neanderthal DNA are being grown in order to further learn about the Neanderthal brain.
An individual experiencing sleep apnea can alter the gut microbiome which potentially can lead to cardiovascular disease.

Researchers Uncover Possible Link Between Sleep Apnea and Cardiovascular Disease

An individual experiencing sleep apnea can alter the gut microbiome which potentially can lead to cardiovascular disease.
Brain stem cells could be the key in finding a drug that treats and possibly cure infected people with the Zika virus.

Repurposed drug for Zika

Brain stem cells could be the key in finding a drug that treats and possibly cure infected people with the Zika virus.
C-Section babies swabbed with their mother's vaginal fluid can affect the baby's microbiome to closely resemble babies who passed through the birth canal.

This Simple Technique Gives C-Section Babies All the Benefits of a Vaginal Delivery

C-Section babies swabbed with their mother's vaginal fluid can affect the baby's microbiome to closely resemble babies who passed through the birth canal.
Factors such as diet, antibiotics and mental health status can influence the microbial and molecular makeup for your gut.

Big Data from World's Largest Citizen Science Microbiome Project Serves Food for Thought

Factors such as diet, antibiotics and mental health status can influence the microbial and molecular makeup for your gut.
The vast amount of microbes living in and on us serves many beneficial factors in keeping us healthy as well as posing potential health risk.

What's Living in You?

The vast amount of microbes living in and on us serves many beneficial factors in keeping us healthy as well as posing potential health risk.
Baby-Friendly USA, Inc. recognizes the Jacobs Medical Center for its care and services for mothers and babies.

Skin-to-Skin to Breastfeeding: Jacobs Medical Center Receives Baby Friendly Designation

Baby-Friendly USA, Inc. recognizes the Jacobs Medical Center for its care and services for mothers and babies.
New and more sensitive methods are being used to analyze microbiome data.

How are the bacteria in our guts related to each other? New technique provides insight

New and more sensitive methods are being used to analyze microbiome data.
Studies have found that mother's with depression can negatively impact their child's cognitive development up to the age of sixteen.

Mother's Depression Might Do the Same to Her Child's IQ

Studies have found that mother's with depression can negatively impact their child's cognitive development up to the age of sixteen.