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Apple, Facebook Paying To Freeze Eggs Of Female Employees

Facebook began covering egg freezing for workers earlier this year, becoming the first major employer on record to do so, according to NBC News, which reports that Apple will add the perk in January.

10/15/2014

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Study: Recessions Can Postpone Motherhood Forever

When the economy tanks, women have fewer babies. But what happens in the following years, when conditions improve?

09/30/2014

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Woman Kicked Out Of Restaurant For Drinking While Breastfeeding Baby

A Chesapeake mother recently got some backlash over drinking alcohol while breastfeeding her infant at a local restaurant.

09/06/2014

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Study: Women Who Have Children Later Might Live Longer

Longevity and having children later in life might have something to do with one another.

06/27/2014

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Researchers Find Pesticides May Increase Chances Of Having Autistic Child

A recent autism study found that pregnant women who lived near farms where pesticides were used had a two-thirds higher risk of having children with autism.

06/26/2014

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Study: Being Pregnant Significantly Increases the Risk of Being in a Car Crash

A new study published in a Canadian medical journal says pregnancy, and specifically the second trimester of pregnancy, may come with an increased risk of being involved in a serious car crash.

05/13/2014

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Medicaid Benefits Expanded For Pregnant Women Through Obamacare

The health care law has opened up a new opportunity for some mothers-to-be to save on medical bills for childbirth.

05/10/2014

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DC Developer: App Helps Parents Give Birth To Girls

Alain Hanash says the app includes scientifically-based diet recommendations that help those who want baby girls.

04/17/2014

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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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U-Md. Economist’s Research Says MTV Shows May Have Contributed to Decline in Teen Pregnancy

Shows like 16 and Pregnant and Teen Mom may have helped reduce the teen birth rate in the U.S. over the past few years, according to a new study co-authored by a University of Maryland economist.

01/14/2014

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