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Fertility Treatments Aren't Significantly Linked to Birth Defects

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) — The risk of birth defects is low among children conceived using assisted reproductive technologies (ART), according to a new study. 233 more words

Health News

Fury FC re-signs captain Richie Ryan

Ottawa Fury FC has re-signed captain Richie Ryan to a two-year contract extension.

Ryan was named captain to kick off the Fury’s 2014 inaugural season during training camp last spring, and played 22 of the club’s 25 games so far, logging 1,957 minutes of action. 69 more words

Ottawa

Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper

By Maureen Salamon
HealthDay Reporter

TUESDAY, Oct. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) — A crucial part of conventional in vitro fertilization (IVF) — the incubation of embryos in a laboratory dish — can instead take place in a device inside the vagina, new research suggests. 792 more words

Health News

Former Kate Middleton and Prince William's second child due in April

LONDON — The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have confirmed that their second baby is due in April — the first time they’ve offered a month for the royal birth. 144 more words

Royals

FNC 2014 Review: In Her Place – three women trapped by circumstances and expectations of society

Canadian director Albert Shin made In Her Place in South Korea. It’s a quiet (most of the time) yet engrossing story about three women trapped by their circumstances, economic and otherwise, and society’s expectations. 762 more words

The Cine Files

Pregnant Kate plans to resume royal duties after severe morning sickness

LONDON – The Duchess of Cambridge plans to resume royal duties later this month after being sidelined by a prolonged bout of severe morning sickness. 99 more words

The Associated Press

Uncovered: Mark Zuckerberg's memo to Facebook's female staff

Dear Female Employees,

Thank you for choosing to work at Facebook. We believe you will find your time here very rewarding. As you may know, Facebook prides itself on diversity. 367 more words

Life