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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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Suit Alleges Pregnant Bartender Was Fired For Not Dressing Like ‘California Hooker’

A former bartender at a San Fernando Valley pub alleges that she was fired from her job because she was pregnant and that her clothing was not risque enough.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/09/2013

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Bill Would Let Non-Physicians Perform Abortions

Nurse practitioners, certified nurse midwives and physician assistants could perform a type of early abortion under a bill approved Monday by the state Senate, leaving the measure one step from the governor.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/26/2013

British actress Kate Winslet attends the world premiere of Titanic 3D in central London on March 27, 2012. (credit: Carl Court/AFP/Getty Images)

Kate Winslet Expecting A Baby With New Husband

Kate Winslet is going to be a mom again.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/04/2013

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Calif. Bill Would Expand Who Can Perform Abortions

Women could go to a medical professional other than a doctor to end some pregnancies under a bill advancing through the state Legislature.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/28/2013

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Maternity Test Reveals More About Unborn Babies Earlier In Pregnancy

A new maternity screening test allows expectant mothers to learn more about their unborn babies earlier, but some fear it may cause more women to terminate pregnancies when babies are shown to have disabilities.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2013

US actress Lindsay Lohan arrive at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner in Washington on April 28, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Nicholas KAMM (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

April Fools! Lohan Confirms Pregnancy Tweet Was A Prank

Lindsay Lohan had a laugh at the expense of her Twitter followers after announcing she was pregnant Monday.

04/02/2013

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Opinion: Mitt Romney Lie-O-Rama Tour Continues

Romney might say he won’t restrict a woman’s right to choose, but his message is clearly coded for his rightwing base: you do not have to worry about the Supreme Court. Relax, I’m with you, but I’m running for president for Pete’s sake.

10/10/2012

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Adele Announces That She’s Expecting First Child

Grammy award winning singer Adele is expecting her first child with boyfriend Simon Konecki.

06/29/2012

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Pregnancy Awareness Month Kicks Off in LA

Pregnancy Awareness Month® is celebrated nationally during the month of May, with a celebrity-studded kickoff event in Los Angeles. PAM was established in 2008 by author & lifestyle expert Anna Getty and producer & mompreneur […]

CBS Los Angeles–05/03/2012

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Baby #2

As soon as my son turned one, the questions started. “When are you going to have another?”

02/08/2012

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More And More Women Finding Fertility Problems Associated With Age

Technological advances have made it possible to give older women a change to conceive a child.

02/02/2012

Griffin at 8 months (credit: Kristine Lazar)

Under Pressure

My son was 3 months. Was he supposed to have been rolling over already? He hadn’t! My mind started to race…

02/01/2012

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Study: Maternal Mortality Rates On The Rise In California

California health officials say maternal mortality is on the rise, with African-American mothers roughly four times more likely to die from pregnancy-related causes than women in all other racial or ethnic groups.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/26/2011

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Bristol Palin Earns $262K For Pregnancy Prevention Work

Tax documents show unwed mother Bristol Palin earned more than $262,000 for her role in helping raise awareness for teen pregnancy prevention in 2009.

04/06/2011

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