Why is the placenta called the baby's 'life-support' system?

Answer THE PLACENTA is visibly formed at 12 weeks gestation. At about this point, the placenta takes over a very BIG job from moms hormones. The placenta is now 100 percent responsible for nourishing the ... Read More »

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What is a baby's life support system whilst in the womb?

What is the placenta called after baby is born?

the placenta is called an afterbirth after the baby is born

Do babys die and come to life?

I have heard of many babies dying and then coming back to lif outside ofthe womb I'm not sure about before there born ,but miracles have happened

What is a babys soft spot called?

two "spots" generally combine to make up the larger spot. they are the posterior fontanel and the anterior fontanel