September 2013

Autism Spectrum Disorder
Uncovering Clues to a Complicated Condition

Illustration of a 2 preschoolers and a man playing with toy blocks.

Autism is a complex brain disorder that appears during early childhood. It can be difficult to diagnose and treat because it affects each person in different ways. Scientists are uncovering new clues to this complicated condition. Read more about autism spectrum disorder.

Let Baby Set the Delivery Date
Wait Until 39 Weeks if You Can

Illustration of pregnant woman marking a large “39” on her wall calendar.

As more women are choosing the date they’ll give birth, there’s been a trend toward earlier delivery dates. But research shows that babies are born healthier if they have at least 39 weeks to grow in the womb. Read more about delivery at 39 weeks.

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