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ACLU Supporting Md. Woman In Pregnancy Discrimination Supreme Court Case

A Maryland woman whose pregnancy discrimination case will be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court is getting support from the American Civil Liberties Union.

09/11/2014

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Fort! Flag! Fire! Celebrate history at the birthplace of the Star-Spangled Banner. Also, it’s important to see a dentist during pregnancy!

06/28/2014

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Study: Women Who Have Children Later Might Live Longer

Longevity and having children later in life might have something to do with one another.

06/27/2014

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Researchers Find Pesticides May Increase Chances Of Having Autistic Child

A recent autism study found that pregnant women who lived near farms where pesticides were used had a two-thirds higher risk of having children with autism.

06/26/2014

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Montgomery County Pays Nearly $375K In Legal Fees In Anti-Abortion Case

Montgomery County has paid just under $375,000 in attorneys’ fees and court costs to a group that brought a lawsuit challenging a county ordinance that affected anti-abortion pregnancy counseling centers.

06/19/2014

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Ravens WR Torrey Smith And Wife Welcome Newborn Baby Boy

The Ravens family is growing! Wide receiver Torrey Smith and his wife, Chanel, welcomed their first baby Friday night.

04/04/2014

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The Biggest Pregnancy Myths Debunked By Expert Linda Geddes

Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.

03/11/2014

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Bill Would Stop Shackling Of Pregnant Inmates

Some of Maryland’s local jails still shackle female inmates as they’re giving birth–a harmful and unnecessary practice, women’s advocates say.

01/28/2014

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Pregnant Nurse In Fear Of Miscarriage Fired For Refusing Flu Vaccine

A woman who lives just over the border in Pennsylvania is drawing national attention for her beliefs.

12/30/2013

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Baltimore Sees Increase In Maternal Mortality; Officials Work To Reverse Trend

With some of the best hospitals in the world right in our backyard, the number of mothers dying after childbirth has doubled over the past two decades.

11/20/2013

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Study: Chemical BPA May Raise Risk Of Miscarriage

New research suggests that high levels of BPA might raise the risk of miscarriage in women.

10/21/2013

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Alarming Trend: Moms-To-Be Selling Positive Pregnancy Tests

The way some women are choosing to make extra cash is raising eyebrows, and it could open them up to civil or criminal liabilities.

09/18/2013

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