Chronicles the human life cycle from conception to death and explains the physical workings of the body at each stage of developmentIf the mother has provided insufficient vitamin K for her infant during pregnancy, the gut bacteria will soon make good the deficiency. Bacteria also ... There are six fontanels or a#39;soft spotsa#39;, the one on the top of the head towards the front being the most conspicuous. It pulses visibly ... Nevertheless the plates stay soft, and moulding can continue after birth, even caused by the head resting on bed- clothes.
|Publisher||:||Random House Incorporated - 1998|