• Mode of delivery at birth may play key role in shaping the child's skin microbiome

    9 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    In a new study, investigators found that bacterial genera in children were more similar to those of their own mothers than to those of unrelated women. Their data suggest that the mode of delivery at birth could be an important factor in shaping the child's microbiome.
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  • Mode of Delivery at Birth Linked to Child's Skin Microbiome

    Mode of Delivery at Birth Linked to Child's Skin Microbiome

    9 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Mode of delivery at birth strongly influences the skin microbiome of children, which resemble that of their mothers. In particular, cesarean or vaginal deliveries strongly impact the facial bacterial population.
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