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Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later

THURSDAY, Oct. 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Daughters of women who developed gestational diabetes while pregnant may be at increased risk for being obese later in childhood, a new study suggests. 314 more words

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Nearly 1 in 3 U.S. Babies Delivered by C-Section, Study Finds

THURSDAY, Oct. 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Cesarean delivery was the most common inpatient surgery in the United States in 2011 and was used in nearly one-third of all deliveries, research shows. 265 more words

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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

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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


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

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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


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

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