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The Biggest Pregnancy Myths Debunked

Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores common pregnancy myths in her new book, “Bumpology: The Myth-Busting Pregnancy Book for Curious Parents-To-Be.”

03/11/2014

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Nurses Help Dad-To-Be Pull Off Delivery Room Wedding

Brandi and James Anderson are proud new parents. Their baby Janelle was born on Sunday and while the birth was pretty normal everything leading up to it was anything but.

CBS 11–02/25/2014

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Attorneys: Brain-Dead Texas Woman’s Fetus ‘Abnormal’

The pregnant, brain-dead North Texas woman being kept on life support over her family’s protests is carrying a fetus that is “distinctly abnormal,” attorneys for the woman’s husband said Wednesday.

01/22/2014

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Hearing Set In Pregnant Brain-Dead Wife Case

A different judge will consider a North Texas man’s request to remove his pregnant, brain-dead wife from life support. The hearing has been scheduled for Friday.

01/22/2014

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Woman Sees New Life In The Face Of Cancer

At age 22, Leah Duncan of Mansfield was looking forward to the future. But her world changed after a cancer diagnosis. She worried that she would not be able to get pregnant.

01/07/2014

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Medical Center Effort Reducing Number Of Preterm Births

What if you could cut the number of preterm births by more than half just by changing the type of care pregnant moms get? One North Texas hospital system is doing just that by using a unique program called Centering.

CBS 11–12/03/2013

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Federal Court Mulling Delay Of Texas Abortion Law

The Texas attorney general’s office defended strict new state limits on abortion Monday by arguing at a court hearing that they seek to expressly protect “fetal life,” not just the safety of women terminating pregnancies.

10/21/2013

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Study Ties Chemical To Possible Miscarriage Risk

New research suggests that high levels of BPA, a chemical in many plastics and canned food linings, might raise the risk of miscarriage in women prone to that problem or having trouble getting pregnant.

10/14/2013

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Infertility Down Among Married U.S. Women

Despite a boom in the use of fertility treatments, a new government study shows the percentage of married couples having trouble conceiving has actually dropped slightly in recent years.

08/14/2013

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DFW Doctor On Induction & Autism, Sleep & Diet

Dr. Crystal Foster is back with a look at the latest health headlines, including a possible link between induction and autism, and how food can help or hurt your nightly sleep.

08/14/2013

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Texas House Debates Abortion Limits Before Vote

The Texas House is debating a bill that will impose tough new restrictions on abortions, as activists announce plans to take their opposition campaign across the state.

07/09/2013

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Texas House Schedules Abortion Bill Vote

Texas Republicans on Monday pushed on with aggressive efforts to pass tough new abortion restrictions they were prevented from passing last month.

07/08/2013

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