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Apples During Pregnancy Reduce Asthma Risk For Children

When moms-to-be ate apples during pregnancy, their children had lower rates of asthma.

06/23/2015

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Pa. Lawmaker Introduces Bill Offering Pregnant Women More Job Protection

Senator Casey had introduced the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act originally in 2012 and 2013. But now, Republican senators have co-signed the measure.

06/07/2015

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Ovia App

Ovia offers daily updates on your pregnancy and the baby’s size and development.

05/27/2015

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Health: New Recommendations For Protecting Babies From Whooping Cough

Since infants are too young to get vaccinated, researchers are recommending all pregnant women get the whooping cough vaccine.

05/11/2015

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Women’s Metabolism Of Drugs Changes Over Time

Women go through many changes as they get older but there is one area which can be affected that few people think of – the metabolism of drugs.

03/30/2015

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Infection During Pregnancy May Raise Risk Of Premature Birth

A new study finds one in seven women in pre-term labor was suffering from an infection at the time.

03/19/2015

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Beware All Medications During Pregnancy

We know that certain drugs taken at certain times can affect the health of the unborn baby, even some considered ‘natural’ or available over the counter.

02/12/2015

Zeoli Show Log 1.14.15

Rich talked about the reaction to the latest edition of the Charlie Hebdo magazine in France, the re-defining of prostitution in Seattle, and Nancy Grace’s interview with rapper 2 Chains. He also talked to Ariela Migdal from the ACLU about her representation of a woman fighting to keep her job while she is pregnant.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/14/2015

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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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Philadelphia Firefighter Accused Of Assaulting Pregnant Ex-Wife

Michael Lawson and Sada Greenlee have been charged with aggravated assault.

10/02/2014

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C-Sections Should Not Be Alternative Of Convenience

In recent years, there has been a trend toward so-called ‘convenience’ C-sections done for non-medical reasons. These procedures are frowned upon and cause for concern.

08/13/2014

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Expecting Moms Should Create A Birth Plan

A birth plan is a written summary of what you want during your labor and delivery. It is a great idea. Here are some tips.

07/30/2014

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Lawsuit Blames City’s Emergency Response For Tragic Death

A North Philadelphia family filed a lawsuit against the city charging that inept paramedics caused the death of a 24-year-old pregnant woman and brain damage to her son.

07/27/2014

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4-Year-Old’s Curious Question Gets Him Banned From Store

The old saying goes: “kids say the darndest things.” But for one little young boy, his curious question got him banned from a doughnut business.

07/24/2014

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‘Jersey Shore’ Star Jenni Farley A Mom

MTV officials say Farley welcomed her first child, daughter Meilani Alexandra Mathews, early Sunday afternoon in New Jersey. She weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces.

07/13/2014

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