pregnancy

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gestation

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the condition of carrying a developing fetus within the uterus

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Women of child-bearing age bring so much to a company.
They are almost twice as likely to shun female employees of child-bearing age than directors operating in the East & East Midlands (17.
Directors in Wales and those in the North-east are least likely to hire women of child-bearing age - 24 per cent and 19 per cent respectively.
I recommend to my patients of child-bearing age that they follow a sensible diet -- which incorporates foods from all foods groups -- and exercise.
The child-bearing family" was itself a fiction; as one feminist responded, "Women bear children; families raise them' " And increasingly, American families included single parents, lesbian mothers, and other deviants from the "Ozzie and Harriet" model.
women -- than do mothers who end their child-bearing much earlier, according to an epidemiologic study.
SMALL businesses in Britain prepared to employ women "of child-bearing age" must be mad, a Euro-MP has said.
In particular, it is important for women in particular to understand that enriched grains are a primary source of folic acid, which is critical during their child-bearing years.