Baboon Mothers (image) Springer Caption Female baboons and their infants in the Amboseli ecosystem in Kenya are shown. In baboons, the costs of lactation can delay wound healing. Credit Jeanne Altmann Usage Restrictions Please credit Jeanne Altmann Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.