pregnancy

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gestation

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the condition of carrying a developing fetus within the uterus

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They are almost twice as likely to shun female employees of child-bearing age than directors operating in the East & East Midlands (17.
Directors operating in the South West of England and in Northern Ireland are the most willing to hire women of child-bearing age.
A spokesman for Eurostat said: "It seems probable that after 2000 there will be another decrease in births as the large numbers of women born in the mid-1960s baby boom move out of the peak child-bearing ages and are replaced by the smaller number of women born during 1965-1975.
SMALL businesses in Britain prepared to employ women "of child-bearing age" must be mad, a Euro-MP has said.
In addition, the number of women of child-bearing age in China is beginning to swell.
22, 1997--The first study that examines IQ, language and behavior development in children of mothers who used Prozac(R) (fluoxetine hydrochloride) during pregnancy is being viewed by mental health experts as important data for women of child-bearing years who suffer from clinical depression.