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Study: Do Healthy Women Need an Annual Pelvic Exam?

A common part of every woman’s yearly check up might be doing more harm than good.

07/02/2014

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Study: Baby Aspirin Lowers Risk of Pre-Eclampsia in Pregnant Women

The dangerous condition is characterized by high blood pressure and excessive protein levels in urine during pregnancy.

04/10/2014

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The Biggest Pregnancy Myths Debunked by Expert Linda Geddes

Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.

03/11/2014

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Wash. U Study Provides Reassurance To Older Mothers

According to a new Washington University study, there is hope for older mothers-to-be without experiencing congenital malformations.

02/28/2014

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Local OB-GYN: No Threat From Dental X-Rays

In fact, Scott Williams at the SSM Medical Group says you could receive 50,000 shielded dental x-rays during a pregnancy before causing any harm.

10/08/2013

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Missouri Teen Birth Rate Falls Again

The teen birth rate has been falling since 1991. Teen births in Missouri last year totaled nearly 6,400, compared to nearly 7,000 the year before.

09/16/2013

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CDC: Number of C-Sections No Longer Increasing

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the number of C-sections have halted and women, who are having the procedure, are waiting till they are closer to the due date.

06/28/2013

SLU Study Recommends Losing Weight Between Pregnancies

Women who lost weight between their pregnancies had a lower risk of having a large baby in the subsequent pregnancy, making the child less susceptible to some diseases.

06/04/2013

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Overnight America: March 29th, 2013 – Kristen Mascia, Ed Bark, Cheffy Baby

Each week People Magazine Editor Kristen Mascia takes us on a preview inside the pages of the current issue. Television Critic Ed Bark takes us on a look every week at the world of TV […]

03/29/2013

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) speaks to supporters during an election night party November 6, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. McCaskill defeated Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) for the Missouri U.S. Senate seat. (Getty/Whitney Curtis)

McCaskill Wins Closely-Watched Senate Race

It was a race that drew national attention, less for debates over policy and more for the gaffes that accompanied it.

11/06/2012

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