Lesa X, a 23-year-old mother of two, is about to give birth
to her third baby with the help of a midwife, and the world can watch the whole experience live on the Internet.
A lot of them are in such denial, then when they give birth
, it's almost as if it's not a child but a problem to get rid of,'' said Tish Sleeper, program analyst for Inter-Agency Council on Child Abuse and Neglect.
About 57 percent of those assigned to give birth
vaginally did so; the rest had emergency cesareans.
The 29-year-old actress said: "I had to pretend to give birth
in a birthing pool and it was horrible,
Would female animals be more likely just to give birth
without male input if it weren't for the risks of parasites?
Exposure to ozone and carbon monoxide - two air pollutants common in Southern California - may increase the chance that a pregnant woman will give birth
to a child with heart defects, a study released Friday shows.
You could produce a herd [from a fetus] before that fetus would ever be old enough to give birth
," says Eppig.
Adeza Biomedical Corporation today contacted perinatal physicians, doctors associations and insurance payors to provide information about its Fetal Fibronectin (fFN) Test -- the only FDA-approved immunodiagnostic test that assists in identifying women at risk to give birth
And the results led to calls that more women should be allowed to give birth
Pregnant women suffering from a common vaginal infection are 40 percent more likely to give birth
to premature, low-birthweight infants than are uninfected pregnant women.
THE oldest woman to give birth
in Britain was 60-year-old Elizabeth Buttle.
She didn't know she was going to give birth
For instance, the data reveal a risk reduction of as much as 60 percent for women who give birth
after age 40 compared with those who bear no children after age 25.
A spokesman for Guinness said: "To give birth
to two sets of twins is unusual but to do it in such a short time is amazing.
They wanted to give birth
to another child, even as the adoption process of the boy began.