The #placenta is the least understood human organ but arguably one of the most important. It influences not just the health of a woman and her fetus during pregnancy, but also the lifelong health of both. NIH's #HumanPlacentaProject will help us learn more about this amazing organ. #pregnancy #womenshealth

The #placenta is the least understood human organ but arguably one of the most important. It influences not just the health of a woman and her fetus during pregnancy, but also the lifelong health of both. NIH's #HumanPlacentaProject will help us learn more about this amazing organ. #pregnancy #womenshealth

Meatpaper — A print magazine of art and ideas about meat. We like metaphors more than marinating tips. We are your journal of meat culture.  No agenda except to gnaw on the ideas, artistic excursions and bone-deep emotions the subject inspires. We invite you to dig in with us. (Magazine)

Meatpaper — A print magazine of art and ideas about meat. We like metaphors more than marinating tips. We are your journal of meat culture. No agenda except to gnaw on the ideas, artistic excursions and bone-deep emotions the subject inspires. We invite you to dig in with us. (Magazine)

Gross, Grounding, or Groovy? Human Placenta Biscuits on Sale in Hong Kong Despite Ban http://www.visiontimes.com/2014/08/26/gross-grounding-or-groovy-human-placenta-biscuits-on-sale-in-hong-kong-despite-ban.html

Gross, Grounding, or Groovy? Human Placenta Biscuits on Sale in Hong Kong Despite Ban http://www.visiontimes.com/2014/08/26/gross-grounding-or-groovy-human-placenta-biscuits-on-sale-in-hong-kong-despite-ban.html

Tree of life: A replica of the tree of life is found on every placenta of every human ever born.
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In Search of Human Placentophagy: A Cross-Cultural Survey of Human Placenta Consumption, Disposal Practices, and Cultural Beliefs

In Search of Human Placentophagy: A Cross-Cultural Survey of Human Placenta Consumption, Disposal Practices, and Cultural Beliefs

Though discarded after birth, the placenta builds the first vital connection between mother and fetus.

Though discarded after birth, the placenta builds the first vital connection between mother and fetus.

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Manual of Benirschke and Kaufmann's Pathology of the Human Placenta

Manual of Benirschke and Kaufmann's Pathology of the Human Placenta

The human placenta is the focus of a new NIH initiative, the more we know, the more we will understand how using encapsulation benefits mothers.

The human placenta is the focus of a new NIH initiative, the more we know, the more we will understand how using encapsulation benefits mothers.

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