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“pregnancy”

Jul 7, 2014 07:00 PM ET
A contraception intended to last 16 years can be regulated by remote control.
Jul 6, 2014 04:00 AM ET
If you're a woman, postponing having children until mid-life may increase your overall longevity, a new study argues.
Jun 23, 2014 11:20 AM ET // AFP
A California study found that pregnant women who live near farms where pesticides are applied had a two-thirds higher risk of having children with autism.
Jun 23, 2014 05:00 AM ET
We all know booze is bad for unborn babies, but does that really mean NO alcohol at all? Tara explains why it's better to be safe than sorry.
Jun 3, 2014 01:42 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The next generation of IVF would involve the eggs of two women and the sperm of one man in order to prevent mitochondrial diseases. Continue reading →
Jun 2, 2014 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Unborn fetuses have an unusual reaction when mom's stressed: They touch their faces with their left hand. Continue reading →
May 21, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Microbes found in the placenta are unexpectedly closely related to bacteria in the mouth, and could influence whether pregnant women give birth prematurely
May 13, 2014 11:10 AM ET // AFP
The United States is one of just three countries not to guarantee any paid maternity leave.
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