Health Library

Placenta Abruptio

During pregnancy, a woman's uterus houses and protects a developing fetus for approximately 40 weeks. Inside the uterus, the fetus is tethered to its mother via the umbilical cord, which is attached t...
More Info >>
Health Encyclopedia -Search by letter
Today in Health News

The Phenomenon of Sleep Paralysis

Up to 8 percent of people experience frightening episodes of the condition, experts say

Healthy Living
Health Center
Your Family

Sign Up Today for Free e-Newsletters

Get the latest in medical technology, research and disease prevention sent to your inbox.
Find a doctor or make an appointment:
General Information: 314.747.3000
One Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110
© Copyright 1997-2016, Barnes-Jewish Hospital. All Rights Reserved.