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The Biggest Pregnancy Myths Debunked by Expert Linda Geddes

Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.

03/11/2014

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New Facility Serves As Both Birthing Center And Abortion Clinic

A new clinic that has opened locally offers clients both birthing services and abortions, depending on their needs.

03/06/2014

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Study: Three Glasses Of Wine Cuts Chances Of Pregnancy

A new study found that drinking three small glasses of wine a week could reduce the chances of conception for women.

10/20/2013

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Researchers: Weight Gain During Pregnancy Could Cause Childhood Obesity

Experts at Boston Children’s Hospital have found a connection between extreme weight gain in expecting mothers and childhood obesity in their offspring.

10/02/2013

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Alarming Trend: Moms-To-Be Selling Positive Pregnancy Tests

The way some women are choosing to make extra cash is raising eyebrows, and it could open them up to civil or criminal liabilities.

09/18/2013

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Flesh-Eating Bacteria Kills Mother Days After Childbirth

According to Bangor Daily News, 29-year-old Heather Nichols was admitted to Eastern Maine Medical Center on Aug. 1 and gave birth to baby Ruby Ann 20 hours later with her husband Matt Nichols at her side. She had carried the baby through a normal pregnancy and researched everything to know about becoming a mother.

08/16/2013

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Pregnant Former Olympian Dies, Baby Saved In Conn.

A former Olympic and professional runner from Ethiopia who was more than eight months pregnant has died after collapsing at a Connecticut restaurant, but doctors were able to save her baby.

07/17/2013

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Researchers: Antidepressants Increase Risks For Pregnant Women

Researchers have learned that antidepressants could increase the risk of multiple birth complications if taken by pregnant women.

11/04/2012

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Opinion: Mitt Romney Lie-O-Rama Tour Continues

Romney might say he won’t restrict a woman’s right to choose, but his message is clearly coded for his rightwing base: you do not have to worry about the Supreme Court. Relax, I’m with you, but I’m running for president for Pete’s sake.

10/10/2012