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Funeral Held For Baby Whose Skull Was Crushed By Forceps During Birth

By | Mon, 01/06/2014 - 17:22

The funeral of a baby girl whose head and spine were crushed after being birthed with forceps was held on Saturday. Now, her parents plan to take legal action.

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High Vitamin D Levels During Pregnancy Lead To Stronger Babies

By | Fri, 01/03/2014 - 14:47

Pregnant mothers with high vitamin D levels during pregnancy have stronger babies.

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Could Wine Consumption While Pregnant Lead To Better Mental Health In Kids?

By | Thu, 01/02/2014 - 13:03

Can moderate alcohol consumption during pregnancy lead to better mental health in kids?

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Pregnant Mothers Tour Their Birth Canals And Babies In 3D

By | Tue, 12/31/2013 - 15:28

Mothers will now be able to view their unborn babies and birth canals in 3D, as computer scientists develop a virtual birthing simulator.

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Eating Nuts During Pregnancy May Lower Your Child's Risk of Developing Peanut Allergy

By | Mon, 12/23/2013 - 16:17

Children of mothers who eat nuts during their pregnancy may have a lower risk of developing peanut and tree nut allergies.

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Texas Husband Wants Pregnant Wife Off Life Support

By | Mon, 12/23/2013 - 14:19

Erick Munoz, Texas husband, wants his pregnant wife off life support after she suffered a pulmonary embolism.

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Pregnant Nurse Fired For Refusing Flu Shot

By | Mon, 12/23/2013 - 12:01

Dreonna Breton, pregnant nurse, was fired for refusing flu shot after providing doctor’s note of her history of miscarriage.

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Doubling The Success Rate Of In Vitro Fertilization By Detecting ‘Bad’ Eggs

By | Sat, 12/21/2013 - 15:37

Scientists found a way to increase the success rate of in vitro fertilization by quickly and safely detecting eggs with genetic disorders.

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40-Year-Old Fetus Discovered In 82-Year-Old Woman

By | Sat, 12/14/2013 - 15:44

Doctors discovered a rare case of lithopedion, or a stone baby, in the abdomen of an 82-year-old woman.

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Vaginal Births Without Epidural Anesthesia Lead To Happier Moms

By | Wed, 12/11/2013 - 18:44

Women who have a vaginal birth without epidural anesthesia are found to be happier moms.

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Rare Identical Triplets Born Without Fertility Treatment [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 12/05/2013 - 15:03

A northern California couple beats the one-in-a-million odds and conceives a rare set of identical triplets with a single fertilized egg.

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Catholic Hospital Refuses To Treat Miscarrying Woman

By | Wed, 12/04/2013 - 17:16

Tamesha Means says that area hospital Mercy Health Partners put her through needless pain and suffering by refusing to recognize her pregnancy as a miscarriage.

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Pregnant Mothers' Depression May Lead To Mood, Anxiety Disorders In Babies

By | Wed, 12/04/2013 - 14:07

Depression during pregnancy may lead to an alteration in the pattern of brain development in babies.

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Pre-Existing Diabetes During Pregnancy Greatly Increases Risk Of Stillbirth, Infant Death

By | Fri, 11/29/2013 - 12:41

Pre-existing diabetes during pregnancy can make a woman four times more likely to deliver a stillbirth.

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For Pregnant Women, Nicotine Patches May Be Just As Bad As Cigarettes

By | Tue, 11/26/2013 - 14:22

The negative effects of nicotine replacement therapy, which include nicotine patches, gum, and lozenges, may be just as bad as smoking.

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