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4D Ultrasounds Show What Happens When Pregnant Women Smoke

Ultrasound images have gotten so good that many pregnant women are getting 4D scans made for keepsakes, but a new study says those high-def scans can actually shed light on the harmful effects of smoking while pregnant.

03/24/2015

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Study: Women Who Have 4 Or More Children More Likely To Develop Heart Disease

According to a new study, women who have four or more children are more likely to have heart disease.

06/26/2014

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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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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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Bill to End Shackling of Pregnant Inmates Considered

A bill would prevent the shackling of pregnant inmates in most circumstances, particularly during labor and delivery, is being considered in Maryland.

01/28/2014

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Woman Arrested in Takoma Park Tiki Torch Attack

Police say a woman has been charged with using a tiki torch to attack a pregnant woman inside a Takoma Park home on New Year’s Day.

01/04/2014

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National Zoo Keeping Watch for Panda Pregnancy

The National Zoo’s female giant panda’s hormones are rising, which indicates she may be pregnant or experiencing a false pregnancy.

07/26/2013

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Prince William, Kate Middleton Expecting First Child

The royal family is getting bigger.

12/03/2012

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Bill To Restrict Shackling Pregnant Inmates Dies

Legislation to restrict the use of restraints on pregnant inmates in Virginia has died.

02/09/2012