The sources said Kobayashi's alleged act is malicious because he used his expertise as a medical doctor to cause his girlfriend to miscarry
"Chemicals in tobacco smoke can cause a whole range of problems - including there being a 26 per cent greater risk that the mother will miscarry
Women in the highest-exposure group--with a mean concentration of 53 ng of DDT per gram of serum--were twice as likely to miscarry
within the first 6 weeks of pregnancy as were women in the lowest group, with a mean serum DDT concentration of only 16 ng/g.
Women who miscarry
often encounter insensitivity to their grief, even from health care professionals, who may tell them they can simply try again and have another baby.
One hundred went on to miscarry
and 197 had normal pregnancies.
State Department document reports that pregnant women in the camps have been forced to undergo abortions or beaten until they miscarry
. Prompt return to their homeland would not have saved their babies.
A second course of fertility treatment is successful and Diane becomes pregnant only to miscarry
12 weeks later.
Women who are already pregnant are forced to miscarry
through violent attacks.
"Sometimes, when animals miscarry
at an early stage, it's because of a hormone [brain chemical that regulates body functions] deficiency," says animal reproductive physiologist Terri Roth at the Cincinnati Zoo.
Women in Nepal who miscarry
or choose to have an abortion face some of the stiffest legal and social penalties in the world.
(Symptoms can be so mild that pregnant women don't even know that they've been infected until they miscarry
or bear a child with a birth defect.)
China called Thursday for the punishment of Japanese law enforcement officers who allegedly caused a Chinese woman to miscarry
after forcibly evicting her from an apartment.
It is estimated that one in five pregnancies will spontaneously miscarry
It was claimed one of the strikes was delivered to cause the victim to miscarry
She hopes no one else will have to suffer like she did and has set up Charlotte and Caderyn's Wings of Hope, a not-forprofit organisation offering advice and support to women who miscarry
and to raise funds to buy headstones and memorial plaques.