Things We’ve Read: Week of June 22nd, 2015

Creating a Better Formula (Slate): “Breast is best” but can formula be improved to be the best that it can be?

“Pregnancy Wi-fi” Router Causes Controversy in China (BBC): Chinese tech firm, Qihoo 360, unveiled a new “pregnancy mode” setting on its wifi router, claiming this setting reduces radiation emitted by 70%.

A Win for Birthing Centers Is A Win For Women And Men (NYPost): A bill before the New York state Senate could ease regulations on birthing centers.

Placenta-on-a-Chip Lets Researchers Better Understand Pregnancy (Machine Design): This chip mimics the structure and function of the placenta.

Child Care Costs Are on the Rise, and Zoe Saldana Wants Employers to Pay for Them (Yahoo): Why do male movie stars sometimes get fancy lavish perks but childcare is not included for female superstars?

New Pill To Help Women Get Pregnant Soon to Be Available Over the Counter (GMA): PregPrep kits soon to be available at drugstores, including CVS.

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