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Sisters Give Birth Just 15 Minutes Apart At Philadelphia Hospital

According to Penn Medicine, two sisters, who are one year apart in age, gave birth this morning just fifteen minutes apart.

01/07/2015

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Doctors Visits Critical To Healthy Pregnancy

If you are pregnant, or considering becoming pregnant, you need to get to a physician for regular check ups as soon as you can.

10/28/2014

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CHOP Study: Healthy Babies Often Delivered Early For No Medical Reason

The study also found that the rate of “nonindicated” births before 39 weeks was 86% higher in 2009 than in 1995.

07/02/2014

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Study: Childless At 35? It Could Be Your Job

According to a new Australian study, women who are “casually employed” are much more likely to be childless by their mid-thirties than those with job security.

11/22/2013

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Health: New Way To Reduce Risk Of Injuries At Birth

It’s rare, but sometimes babies can be injured during cesareans births.

06/26/2013

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Baby Revived After South Jersey Woman Gives Birth On Front Lawn

Authorities say 21-year-old Elizabeth Whitehead of Barnegat apparently didn’t realize she was pregnant when she went into labor late Tuesday morning.

06/26/2013

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Gardening Reflects The Cycle Of Life

If there’s one thing gardeners should be used to, it’s the cycle of life, because we see it every year.

02/19/2013

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Top Childbirth Classes In Philadelphia

Philadelphia knows how to serve its mothers, and the city’s best birthing classes cover it all: every nuance, stressor and option a momma could want. Their collective goal: to make birthing a safe, low-stress experience.

05/29/2012

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New Jersey Woman Gives Birth On Side Of Garden State Parkway

Some New Jersey state police troopers helped make a special delivery on the Garden State Parkway.

07/09/2011

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Woman Delivers Sextuplets At Abington Hospital

The Philadelphia region has a new set of sextuplets. The parents, who wish to remain anonymous, gave birth to three boys and three girls at a Montgomery County hospital.

06/01/2011

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Pediatricians Urged To Screen New Moms For Depression

It’s estimated up to one out four new mothers suffer from depression after giving birth. Medical Reporter Stephanie Stahl reports a group of experts now says pediatricians should also be looking for signs of the condition.

10/25/2010

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