The WHO recommends exclusive breastfeeding for a baby's first six months and continued breastfeeding up to two years of age. Uganda's parliament has been promoting breastfeeding with a free, day care center for female legislators and staffers. Halima Athumani reports for VOA.
A study published this month in the online scientific journal Nature stunned the world: Scientists were able to fix a hereditary genetic mutation in a human embryo. The milestone achievement was quickly tempered by the ethical question: Will this lead to the making of designer babies?' VOA's George Putic explains.