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Yesterday | Medical News Today

Pregnancies affected by 9/11 dust cloud

Pregnant women living near the World Trade Center during 9/11 experienced higher-than-normal negative birth outcomes, according to a new working paper by Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Newswise

Pregnancy Pain Focus of Loyola Study

Aches and pains are common during pregnancy, yet many women dismiss them as a normal part of carrying a baby.

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WebMD

8 Early Signs of Pregnancy

Talk to health experts and other people like you in WebMD's Communities. It's a safe forum where you can create or participate in support groups and discussions about health topics that interest you.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, WebMD

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Medical News Today

New study shows link between maternal age and emergency delivery

An increased risk of emergency operative delivery is linked with increasing maternal age, suggests a new study published in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology .

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Medical News Today

'The time has come to consider neonatal outcomes when designing...

Brenna Anderson, MD, of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Women & Infants of Rhode Island and an associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, has published a commentary in the current issue of BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology , now available online.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brown University, Health

Thu Aug 07, 2014

ABA Banking Journal

New federal guidance expands overlooked law - and concept of "pregnancy-related"

The Pregnancy Discrimination Act was passed in 1978 to amend Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to add pregnancy discrimination to the definition of prohibited discrimination on the basis of sex.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Examiner.com

Research says morning sickness can be good for your baby

Morning sickness is one of the most common and unpleasant symptoms of pregnancy.

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Medical News Today

Development of brain function altered by prenatal alcohol exposure

In the first study of its kind, Prapti Gautam, PhD, and colleagues from The Saban Research Institute of Children's Hospital Los Angeles found that children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders showed weaker brain activation during specific cognitive tasks than their unaffected counterparts.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Medical News Today

Study finds new mums still excessively sleepy after four months

New mums are being urged to be cautious about returning to work too quickly, after a QUT study found one in two were still excessively sleepy four months after giving birth.

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Related Topix: Parenting, Family, Health

Mon Aug 04, 2014

JD Supra

EEOC Issues Guidelines on Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace

For the first time in 30 years, on July 14, 2014, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has issued comprehensive guidelines for employers dealing with pregnant employees in the workplace .

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Live Science

Three Weeks Pregnant: What to Expect

This is part of a Live Science series of articles on the weekly changes that a pregnant woman's body goes through as it adapts to the growing needs of the fetus inside her.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition

Wed Jul 30, 2014

CiteULike

Same-day and delayed reports of pain intensity in second-trimester...

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Cytotec, Misoprostol (generic), Mifepristone (generic), Mifeprex, RU-486

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Media Matters for America

WSJ Attacks Efforts To Fix Conservative Case Law That Allows Discrimination Against Pregnant Women

The Wall Street Journal took a stand against fair treatment for pregnant workers, complaining that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's new guidelines designed to fight pregnancy discrimination despite conservative Supreme Court opinions holding discrimination against pregnant women is not sex discrimination was a "radical" reading of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, Medicine, Health, US News, Liberal Political News

Mothering

Miscarriage: The Silent Box

To be filled with life is something. To be pregnant with a growing little miracle of science and nature in your belly is beautiful.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Korle-Bu faces shortage of drug for treating pregnancy complication

Pregnant women in labour at Korle Bu Teaching Hospital at risk of life-threatening complications as the facility runs out of magnesium sulphate - an essential drug for stabilizing pre-eclampsia: a rare but severe condition that causes seizures during pregnancy This complication is caused by high blood pressure and increased protein in the urine ... (more)

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

jdsupra.com

EEOC Adopts Controversial Positions in Recently Issued Enforcement...

On July 14, 2014, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission , over the dissent of two of its five members, issued an Enforcement Guidance on pregnancy and related issues.

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, Medicine, Health, Transportation, Trucking, United Parcel Service, Air Courier

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