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Autism May Be Linked to Obesity During Pregnancy

Obesity during pregnancy might increase chances for having a child with autism, according to new study out of University of California, Davis.

04/09/2012

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Bay Area Fertility Doctor Among State’s Most Successful

In vitro fertilization can be priceless for those who want a child. But more than half the time, it isn’t successful. Despite long odds, a Bay Area doctor is having amazing results.

02/29/2012

New Life Shoes are designed to ease the pain of swelling for pregnant women. (CBS)

HealthWatch: Shoes Designed To Ease Foot Pain For Expecting Moms

Many women complain of swollen and achy feet late in pregnancy, but now there is a line of footwear designed to address the needs of those mothers-to-be.

02/09/2012

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KCBS Cover Story – The Sahara Ceiling: Women Of The Last World

In this KCBS special report, reporter Doug Sovern travels to West Africa to look at the status and treatment of women, as the continent is still reeling from civil war and famine.

12/27/2011

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California Anti-Abortion Personhood Measure Cleared

Proponents of a measure that would ban abortions by giving equal rights to fetuses have been cleared to gather signatures in California, the secretary of state’s office said Friday.

11/18/2011

Gov. Brown Signs Bills Ensuring Maternity Coverage

Women in California are now guaranteed maternity care under a pair of bills signed by Gov. Jerry Brown.

10/06/2011

Three year-old Hannah Rood receives an H1N1 vaccination during a drive thru H1N1 vaccination. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

HealthWatch: New Evidence Of Swine Flu Threat Surfaces

Scientists now have a better picture of how dangerous, even deadly the H1N1 virus can be, especially for pregnant women.

09/09/2011

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Beyonce’s Baby Bump Reveal Sparked Twitter Record

Beyonce’s pregnant performance at the MTV Video Music Awards sparked a Twitter record that generated 8,868 tweets per second, the San Francisco based company reports…

CBS San Francisco–08/30/2011

Chemicals In California Household Items Pose Risk To Pregnant Women

Chemicals commonly found in furniture, clothing, carpets and other household items in California could be a health risk for pregnant women.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/10/2011

SF City Attorney To Fight ‘Crisis Pregnancy Centers’ Over Ads

San Francisco is taking on crisis pregnancy centers in the city, arguing that they are pushing a misleading agenda.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/02/2011

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