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Why fans think Kylie Jenner is pregnant with a boy – Page Six

Is the blue a clue? Fans surmised that Kylie Jenner is pregnant with a boy after she posted what could be a hint of her babys sex.

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For too many Black women, pregnancy is fatal. Temple thinks these birth workers could help. – The Philadelphia Inquirer

Between 2013 and 2018, a startling 73% of pregnancy-related deaths in Philadelphia were in Black women yet they accounted for only 43% of births. According to a 2020 report from the Philadelphia Department of Public Healths Maternal Mortality Review Committee, over half of the 26 pregnancy-related deaths could have been prevented. Saleemah McNeil and her team of Black birth workers at Maternal Wellness Village, a Jenkintown-based collective, didnt need a report to tell them just how dangerous pregnancy could be for Black women

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Specialized cells maintain healthy pregnancy by teaching the mother’s immune system not to attack developing fetus – The Conversation US

The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. During pregnancy, immune educator cells teach the mothers immune system to recognize the developing fetus as part of her self, protecting it from being attacked as something other, according to our new study published in Science Immunology. The immune system normally protects the body from such invaders as infections and cancers

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Drinking and smoking during pregnancy linked with stillbirth – National Institutes of Health

Media Advisory Monday, August 23, 2021 Drinking alcohol and smoking tobacco cigarettes throughout the first trimester of pregnancy is associated with nearly three times the risk of late stillbirth (at 28 or more weeks), compared to women who neither drink or smoke during pregnancy or quit both before the end of the first trimester, according to a study funded by the National Institutes of Health. Although prenatal smoking is known to increase stillbirth risk, the researchers conducted the study to examine how smoking combined with alcohol use might influence the risk. The researchers also confirmed the higher stillbirth risk from alcohol alone, which has been suggested by earlier, less comprehensive studies

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Louisville mother pregnant with conjoined twins: ‘I know they’re fighters’ – WLKY Louisville

TRIMESTER PREGNANT WITH TWINS THAT MOST DOCRSTO HAVE SAID WONT SURVIVE CHARLA COOK DOES WHAT EVERY MOM WOULDHE S CLINGS TO HOPE? I HONESTLY PRAY FOR GOD JUSTOT PERFORM SOME SORT OF MIRACLES THE PROBABILITY HER DAUGHTERS WOULD SURVIVE WAS SO LOW. ESHAS W GIVEN THE CHANCE TO END HER PREGNANCY, BUT REFUSED ALREADY A MOM TO THREE COOKING HER HUSBAND HAD WANTED PLANNED AND PRAYED FOR ANOTHER PREGNANCY

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Institute defends advice to Dept on pregnant teachers – RTE.ie

The Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists has defended advice it has given to the Department of Education that it is safe for unvaccinated school workers in the early stages of pregnancy to return to the classroom. Institute chair Dr Cliona Murphy said the evidence shows that the risk from Covid-19 has been found in later pregnancy

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Melissa Fumero Shared That She And The Writers Of "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" Wanted To Sensitively Approach Amy’s Pregnancy Storyline – BuzzFeed

This month, Brooklyn Nine-Nine star Melissa Fumero sat down with BuzzFeed to talk about the hit show's eighth and final season and what she loves most about her character. Nbc / NBCU Photo Bank / NBCUniversal via Getty Images In addition to dishing about her favorite guest stars and moments, she opened up about the backstory surrounding her character Amy's pregnancy and infertility journey with onscreen husband Jake (Andy Samberg).

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Exercising while pregnant: What’s safe and what should you avoid? – SFGate

At times, pregnancy feels like nine months of question-asking and worrying.

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NC legislature votes to limit shackling of pregnant inmates, provide other protections for female prisoners – WRAL.com

By Travis Fain, WRAL statehouse reporter Raleigh, N.C. North Carolina lawmakers have nearly finalized a partial ban on shackling pregnant women who are serving time in prison, along with other reforms that promise pre-natal dietary supplements and twice-a-week visits post-delivery for mother and child. House Bill 608 moved through the state Senate Wednesday on a unanimous vote.

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A personal trainer was asked why her body didnt ‘bounce back’ after pregnancy. Here’s what she said. – Yahoo Life

Anna Victoria, a personal trainer and CEO of Fit Body App, took to Instagram to share several photos of herself and her family alongside an empowering message about the pressure new moms face to "bounce back." (Credit: Instagram/Anna Victoria) For many, the idea that one must bounce back to their pre-baby body shortly after giving birth creates unnecessary stress and pressure during an already particularly challenging time. Thats why Anna Victoria, a National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)-certified personal trainer, fitness influencer and CEO of Fit Body App, is using her social media platform to remind the world that the only thing she needs to focus on right now is her baby

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Pregnant, Unvaccinated and Intubated – Bloomberg

Heres the latest news from the global pandemic. As the delta variant sweeps across the U.S., doctors are seeing a new trend: young and healthy pregnant people ending up hospitalized on ventilators, delivering their babies prematurelyand sometimes dying from Covid-19.

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New Study Reveals Yet Another Benefit Of COVID Vaccines For Pregnant Women – HuffPost

The breast milk of women whove been vaccinated with mRNA COVID-19 vaccines contains a significant supply of antibodies that may help keep babies safe, a new study says.

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Pregnant woman injured in northeast Las Vegas shooting – Las Vegas Review-Journal

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My pregnancy made me fear for my career. It doesn’t have to be that way – STAT

I cried when I found out I was pregnant with my second child. While I was happy to expand my family, I knew the task of growing a human was not easy

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Ease the overwhelming burden on families during pregnancy and early parenting | Opinion – The Philadelphia Inquirer

Like many other parents this past year, Teneema Tibbs delivered a baby while under enormous financial hardship and while also being overlooked by pandemic relief programs.

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Hydration can impact pregnancy and birth outcomes | Penn State University – Penn State News

Water needs increase during pregnancy to support fetal development and maternal health, however little is known about the relationship between hydration status and outcomes on both mother and child. A Penn State study recently examined the hydration status of pregnant women, the impact of a behavioral intervention, and tested how underhydration during pregnancy was associated with birth outcomes. The researchers, including Asher Rosinger, Ann Atherton Hertzler Early Career Professor in Global Health and Director of the Water, Health and Nutrition Lab in the College of Health and Human Development, used data from the Healthy Mom Zone Study, which aims to regulate gestational weight gain in pregnant women with overweight or obesity

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Iron-deficiency anemia in pregnancy and the role of intravenous iron – Contemporary Obgyn

Anemia, a condition in which the number of red blood cells is insufficient to meet the bodys physiologic needs for oxygen transport, affects more than one-third of reproductive-age women worldwide.1 The World Health Assembly Resolution 65.6 endorsed a comprehensive implementation plan on maternal, infant and young child nutrition.

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Frequent urination during pregnancy: Causes and what to do – Medical News Today

Urinating more frequently than normal is common during pregnancy.

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Six questions to ask your gynaecologist if you are trying to get pregnant – The Indian Express

While not many women do it, a routine visit to the gynaecologist is of utmost importance, so as to rule out possible risks of diseases and infections, or to find out about underlying medical conditions. While it may seem a tad daunting to many having to open up about intimate details of their life doctors insist check-ups happen periodically, especially for women who are considering having a baby

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Complaint against Kareena Kapoor over title of her book Pregnancy Bible – India Today

Kareena Kapoor recently launched her book Kareena Kapoor Khan's Pregnancy Bible. A Christian group has taken objection to the title of a book written by actress Kareena Kapoor and filed a police complaint in Beed city of Maharashtra against her and two others on Wednesday, accusing them of hurting religious sentiments of the community, an official said. Alpha Omega Christian Mahasangh president Ashish Shinde submitted the complaint at the Shivaji Nagar Police Station in Beed over the book, which has a second author.

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Pregnant women and mothers threatened by Afghan violence – FRANCE 24

Dand (Afghanistan) (AFP) Married to a much older man in Afghanistan, Wati -- who thinks she is around 30 years old -- is pregnant for a fifth time in four years, including two miscarriages. She has travelled by car to a government-run maternity clinic in a poor and rural village in southern Kandahar province, the birthplace of the Taliban.

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GGHC performs one-of-a-kind surgery on pregnant woman – The New Indian Express

By Express News Service CHENNAI: Gleneagles Global Health City (GGHC), Chennai, becomes the first hospital in the country to use real-time ultrasound guidance to remove a prolapsed disc through an endoscopic spine procedure on a 13-week pregnant woman. Mohana from Salem had been experiencing severe back pain and was diagnosed with disc prolapse.

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I wish I could have a baby for her. How families help each other create families – The Cincinnati Enquirer

A story of friendship and babies, how three women strengthened their bond through surrogacy Amy Polly, Gloria Settelmayer and Amanda Greenberg grew up in the same small town of Goshen, Ohio and as the years grew, so did their relationship. Amanda Rossmann, Cincinnati Enquirer Gloria Settelmayer cries like shes pregnant laughing one minute, wiping away tears the next.

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Chemotherapy during the first trimester of pregnancy associated with increased risk for congenital malformations in fetus – 2 Minute Medicine

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Woman who lost teeth during pregnancy shows off incredible transformation – New Zealand Herald

Lifestyle 16 Jun, 2021 05:00 PM3 minutes to read A woman who lost all her teeth due to a little-known issue caused during her pregnancy has shared her jaw-dropping transformation.

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