pregnancy

Jury Awards $849K To Woman In Pregnancy Bias Case

A jury has awarded $849,000 to a former Wayne State University student who said her pregnancy contributed to her ouster from the school’s social work program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013

Pregnant With Twins, 28-Year-Old Woman Dies Of Enlarged Heart

Officials say they were called to a home where the woman, who was pregnant with twins, was unresponsive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2013

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Opinion: Mitt Romney Lie-O-Rama Tour Continues

Romney might say he won’t restrict a woman’s right to choose, but his message is clearly coded for his rightwing base: you do not have to worry about the Supreme Court. Relax, I’m with you, but I’m running for president for Pete’s sake.

10/10/2012

UM: Starting Snoring During Pregnancy Could Indicate Risk For High Blood Pressure

Women who begin snoring during pregnancy are at strong risk for high blood pressure and preeclampsia, according to research from the University of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2012

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House Approves Anti-abortion Bills In Michigan

The Michigan House has passed legislation that would restrict and regulate abortion practices though it set aside or eased some contentious provisions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2012

Police Find Fetus In Toilet At Pontiac Home

Police responding to a home in Pontiac say they found a small fetus in the toilet with the umbilical cord still attached.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2012

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U-M Researchers To Study Long-Term Health Outcomes Of Newborn Screenings

University of Michigan researchers will use computer modeling and patient surveys to study health and economic outcomes for screening of Krabbe disease, Pompe disease and phenylketonuria.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2012

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Overweight Pregnancy Can Have Long-Term Health Consequences For Children

Too much weight before and during pregnancy can have serious health consequences not only for the mother, but for her child’s health for many years, new research shows.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2011

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Prosecutors: DNA Shows Man Fathered 11-Year-Old’s Baby

The DNA results are in and a trial date has been set for a Mount Clemens man accused of impregnating his girlfriend’s 11-year-old daughter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2011

Dr. Sonia Hassan speaks at the DMC Press Conference.

Study Suggests Safe Way To Prevent Premature Births

The National Institutes of Health, Detroit Medical Center and Wayne State University have published of a major new study that describes a safe way to prevent as many as 45,000 premature births per year in the U.S.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2011

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