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A Life-Threatening Pregnancy on a C-Section Scar

I had a rare and dangerous type of ectopic pregnancy, in which the embryo implanted on the scar of a previous cesarean section.

Published: February 22, 2018 at 05:30AM… 70 more words

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Migraine in pregnancy

The good news is that pre-existing migraine often gets better in pregnancy, especially migraine without aura and premenstrual migraine. However, it’s important to know a) how to treat it when it occurs and b) how to avoid confusing more dangerous causes of headache with migraine. 356 more words

Pregnancy And Childbirth

Contraception for Teenagers

Although teenage pregnancy rates have declined, too many teens still use birth control methods incorrectly or inconsistently.

Published: February 19, 2018 at 05:30AM

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Making Pregnancy Safer for Women of Color

A Florida clinic raises the rate of healthy full-term births by minimizing stress and offering full prenatal care, regardless of ability to pay.

Published: February 14, 2018 at 05:30AM… 71 more words

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Far More U.S. Children than Previously Thought May Have Fetal Alcohol Disorders

New research estimates that neurological disorders caused by mothers drinking during pregnancy are at least as common as autism.

Published: February 6, 2018 at 05:30AM… 69 more words

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14th time's a charm? Michigan family with 13 sons expecting child — will wait to find out sex

ROCKFORD, Mich. — A Michigan couple with 13 sons is expecting a 14th child in April but waiting until birth to learn the sex.

Jay and Kateri Schwandt say adding another child to their large family won’t be too big of a logistic change or financial burden, … 197 more words

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Cesarean Delivery Can Pose Long-Term Risks to Mother and Child

C-sections can be lifesaving, but they increase the risk of subsequent miscarriages and other problems.

Published: January 26, 2018 at 05:30AM

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