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Avoiding an intrusive dystopian future for pregnant women

The test case of a child born with foetal alcohol syndrome is currently the focus of much debate. Later this month, the Court of Appeal will decide whether the child is entitled to compensation from her mother for excessive drinking during pregnancy. 854 more words

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Tired of (Certain) Men

I had a really frustrating doctor’s appointment this past Monday.

A doctor in the “pain treatment” department of a hospital essentially refused to give me cortisone shots for my carpal tunnel (with a referral from my ob/gyn) because “the benefits did not outweigh the risks”. 474 more words

Pregnancy

{Infant loss day} One brave story is shared

Today is pregnancy and infant loss day. Please take a moment to think of the 1 in 4 people who have lost their little ones early. 398 more words

This Is Life

Couple welcomes terminal 'Bucket List' baby, then says goodbye

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(ABC News) — The Pennsylvania couple that carried out a heartbreaking bucket list for an unborn baby with a terminal condition announced the birth of the boy today, and his death a few hours later. 305 more words

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