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First Detailed Ultrasound Images of Pregnant Dolphins Are Both Beautiful And Tragic

Swimming through petroleum-infested waters is not exactly good for a dolphin’s health, and if that dolphin is pregnant, the ramifications are even more dire. Following…

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Hong Kong Express Stops Pregnancy Tests for Saipan-Bound Travelers

The airline Hong Kong Express has apologized for having required some female passengers bound for the U.S. territory of Saipan to take pregnancy tests. The…

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Exercising during pregnancy: Safety, Benefits & Guidelines

Wondering which month to start exercise during pregnancy? Not sure about doing pregnancy exercises at home? First, lets understand more about the emotions that pregnant…

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A natural tonic for a healthy pregnancy

BENGALURU: The uterus is one of the major female hormone responsive organs of the reproductive system that is also commonly known as womb. This pear-shaped,…

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Cholestasis of pregnancy is a rare liver condition that affects 1% of pregnancies in the US

Cholestasis is a buildup of bile, something our bodies make to help digest food, in the blood. Many different conditions can lead to cholestasis including pregnancy. In…

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A Japanese woman was asked to take a pregnancy test before flying to a US island that has become popular for birth tourism

In November, 25-year-old Japanese citizen Midori Nishida was checking into a flight to Saipan, a US island in the Pacific, where she was going to…

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Arthritis and Depression; Healthcare ‘Hotspots’: It’s PodMed Double T!

PodMed Double T is a weekly podcast from Texas Tech. In it, Elizabeth Tracey, director of electronic media for Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Rick Lange,…

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How Prozac Nation changed the way we talk about depression

‘Prozac Nation told readers that their experiences had meaning.’ Photograph: Neville Elder/Corbis via Getty Images Iwas 18, and a sophomore in college, when Elizabeth Wurtzel’s…

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Chest pains during pregnancy: What to know

Pregnancy can cause discomfort and pain in many parts of the body. When these sensations occur in the chest, the cause is often pressure from…

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Iskra Lawrence Shared Her Perspective On Pregnancy for Those Who Might Struggle with Body Image

Lingerie model and body-positive activist, Iskra Lawrence recently announced that she’s pregnant with her first child with boyfriend Philip Payne. Since then, the 29-year-old mom-to-be has been updating fans about…

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