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pregnancies

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Doctor blames Internet for teen pregnancies in China

A Chinese newspaper reports that nearly half of pregnant teens in Shanghai met their partner on the Web.

By Jul. 10, 2007

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Pee here to find out if you have cancer

An MIT team has developed a paper stick that could someday be used as an inexpensive and accurate way to detect a range of cancers. It holds particular promise for the developing world.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Device can identify abnormal heart rhythm linked to stillbirth

Researchers at the University of Wisconsin say they've been able to both diagnose as well as treat long QT syndrome in the womb.

By Nov. 12, 2013

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Gates Foundation offers $100k for 'next-gen condom'

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation believes that if condoms actually felt better to use, global health could improve substantially.

By Mar. 22, 2013

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New moms more likely to seek help for depression if it's online

Mothers suffering from postpartum depression after high-risk pregnancy would go online for help if they could remain anonymous, according to a new study out of Case Western Reserve.

By Apr. 17, 2013

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Message boards provide years of help for women who miscarry

In a survey of more than 1,000 women on 18 message boards, researchers find that half had experienced their loss more than a year earlier, and some as many as 20 years earlier.

By Oct. 21, 2011

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Teen pregnancy rampant--among dinosaurs

Though dinosaurs grew for much of their lives, they experienced a rapid growth spurt in adolescence.

By Jan. 14, 2008

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Scientists release first 'cinematic MRI' of live birth

The video, which captures the second stage of labor, offers a new view of the position and movement of a fetus through the birth canal.

By Jun. 26, 2012

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High-tech imaging helps usher in record-setting panda birth

When San Diego Zoo panda Bai Yun, 20, gave birth today, she was the second-oldest panda to do so. For weeks, zoo staffers monitored her pregnancy with special tech. CNET Road Trip 2012 stopped by.

By Jul. 29, 2012

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How the iPhone 5 launch can help Tim Cook be even less like Steve Jobs

Given his stated aim of being his own person, why doesn't Tim Cook stream the iPhone 5 launch live? To the world. Yes, all of the world. Yes, live. A trial run could be held at Monday's WWDC.

By Jun. 6, 2012