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Universities teach marriage class — with dating obligatory — as South Korea tries to boost births

In a country experiencing one of the worst birth rates in the world, two South Korean universities are now offering courses that make it mandatory for students to date their classmates. 412 more words

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Babymoon

A couples vacation before becoming a parent is a chance to relax, spend quality time with your partner and indulge in some fun before parenthood hits. 73 more words

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Jehovah's Witness knew she could die when she refused blood transfusions: Quebec coroner

MONTREAL — The day before she went into labour with her first child, an excited Éloïse Dupuis had spoken to her aunt. “She said, ‘Do you realize, Auntie, that in a few days I will be holding my life’s dream in my arms?’ ” Manon Boyer recounted Tuesday. 769 more words

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Why the Tally of the Church Shooting’s Victims Included a Fetus

Whether an unborn baby is legally a separate victim of murder from its mother varies from state to state, and is tangled up in the debate over when life begins. 75 more words

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Secondary post-partum haemorrhage

Blood loss of >500 ml for a vaginal birth or >1000 ml for a CS, between 24 hours and 12 weeks postpartum.

Causes: Retained products or endometritis. 103 more words

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Undocumented Teenager Obtains Abortion After Court Victory

A 17-year-old from Central America who is in federal custody underwent the procedure a day after an appeals court said the government must permit it. 76 more words

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