HealthySteps to Wellness awards $200 to $1,000 wellness grants to Stanford Health Care and Stanford Children’s Health departments that demonstrate a commitment to wellness through self-directed activities. There are two grant application cycles in 2019.  The first grant application runs from May 1 through May 15.  Applicants will be notified by June 15. Learn more …

The placenta exists only during pregnancy, interacts continuously with the mother and fetus, and is central to fetal development, growth, and maintenance of a healthy pregnancy. Yet when the placenta invades too deeply into the uterus and will not separate after delivery, otherwise known as placenta accreta, this transient organ can have deadly maternal consequences. …