pregnancy

A pregnant woman.
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KYW Staff
January 31, 2020 - 4:00 am
Excess stress during pregnancy can have a negative impact on the unborn baby, according to a new study in the journal JAMA Pediatrics. Read more here.
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A flag is waved outside the White House, in Washington.
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AP News
January 22, 2020 - 7:33 pm
The Trump administration is coming out Thursday with new visa restrictions aimed at restricting “birth tourism," in which women travel to the U.S. to give birth so their children can have a coveted U.S. passport. Read more here.
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An infant.
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KYW Staff
January 10, 2020 - 5:07 pm
According to a study from East Carolina University, women who keep moving during pregnancy may have infants with more advanced motor skills. Read more here.
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Jennifer Gobrecht gave birth to a boy following a uterine transplant.
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AP News
January 10, 2020 - 10:48 am
A Philadelphia woman who gave birth to a boy she carried inside a transplanted womb said that the experimental procedure at Penn Medicine delivered a “miracle.” Read more here.
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January 03, 2020 - 5:12 pm
A New Jersey appeals court has ruled a police department's policy that differentiates between pregnant officers and others is unlawful. Read more here.
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A pregnant woman eating, reading a book.
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KYW Staff
December 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
If you are considering becoming pregnant or are pregnant, it is very important to know that the lifestyle decisions you make can have a dramatic impact on your unborn baby. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania capitol building in Harrisburg
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AP News
November 20, 2019 - 8:31 pm
Pennsylvania's state Senate passed a bill Wednesday to outlaw abortions because of a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome, although it faces a veto on Gov. Tom Wolf's desk. Read more here.
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A pregnant woman with a doctor.
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KYW Staff
November 19, 2019 - 3:42 pm
Prenatal care includes medical exams, dietary advice, exercise tips and plenty of information related to preparing for the birth of the child. But prenatal care can begin even prior to deciding to become pregnant. Read more here.
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Diana Sanchez gives birth alone in Denver jail cell
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AP News
August 30, 2019 - 9:59 am
A woman who gave birth alone in her jail cell in Denver is suing the city after deputies and nurses allegedly ignored her pleas for help during about five hours of labor.
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The Southern California couple claim their embryo was mistakenly implanted in a New York woman, who gave birth to their son as well as a second boy belonging to another couple.
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July 10, 2019 - 4:46 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California couple is suing a fertility clinic, claiming their embryo was mistakenly implanted in a New York woman, who gave birth to their son as well as a second boy belonging to another couple. The lawsuit by Anni and Ashot Manukyan describes an alleged in vitro...
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