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Mother from Almaty gives birth to fantastic four

A mother from Almaty has given birth to quadruplets.

Mother from Almaty gives birth to fantastic four
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Pregnant oil company employee threatens to jump out of window for non-paid salary

A 5-month pregnant employee of Aktobe-based oil company Lines Jump LLP threatens to jump out of a window because she has not been paid any salary for months.

Pregnant oil company employee threatens to jump out of window for non-paid salary
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Obesity in pregnancy puts child at diabetes risk: study

Women who are obese while pregnant may put their offspring at risk of childhood diabetes, a condition that requires lifelong insulin therapy.

Obesity in pregnancy puts child at diabetes risk: study
The Sarbalin family. Photo © Aizhan Tugelbayeva
Success of IVF in Kazakhstan: 10 thousandth baby born

The Ten thousandth child has been born via in vitro fertilisation (IVF) in Kazakhstan.

Success of IVF in Kazakhstan: 10 thousandth baby born
Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel. ©REUTERS
Timberlake, Biel expecting first child: ex-bandmate

Heartthrob couple Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel are expecting their first child, Timberlake's former bandmate says.

Timberlake, Biel expecting first child: ex-bandmate
Kate makes first appearance since royal pregnancy
Kate makes first appearance since royal pregnancy

Prince William's wife Kate made her first public appearance since her pregnancy was announced as she welcomed Singapore's President Tony Tan.

Kate makes first appearance since royal pregnancy
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Pollution in pregnancy linked to lung damage in child

Women exposed to high levels of traffic pollution during the second trimester of pregnancy are at higher risk of giving birth to a child with weak lungs.

Pollution in pregnancy linked to lung damage in child
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Birth rate goes 25% up in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan has had an increase in birth rate and decease in mortality rate.

Birth rate goes 25% up in Kazakhstan
Ten of thousands march for 'family values' in France
Ten of thousands march for 'family values' in France

Thousands took to the streets in Paris and Bordeaux to demonstrate for what protesters called "traditional family values" and against assisted pregnancies.

Ten of thousands march for 'family values' in France
Chelsea Clinton gives birth to daughter
Chelsea Clinton gives birth to daughter

Chelsea Clinton announced Saturday the birth of her first-born child, daughter Charlotte.

Chelsea Clinton gives birth to daughter
Thousands protest delays to tough new Spanish abortion law
Thousands protest delays to tough new Spanish abortion law

Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Madrid, accusing the government of betrayal.

Thousands protest delays to tough new Spanish abortion law
Prince William 'thrilled' at Kate's new pregnancy
Prince William 'thrilled' at Kate's new pregnancy

Britain's Prince William said Monday he was "thrilled" that his wife Kate is pregnant with their second child.

Prince William 'thrilled' at Kate's new pregnancy
Scarlett Johansson has baby girl
Scarlett Johansson has baby girl

US actress Scarlett Johansson has given birth to a baby girl with her French fiance Romain Dauriac.

Scarlett Johansson has baby girl
India doctors remove foetus left inside mother for 36 years
India doctors remove foetus left inside mother for 36 years

Doctors in India have removed the foetus that had been inside a woman for 36 years in what is believed to be the world's longest ectopic pregnancy.

India doctors remove foetus left inside mother for 36 years
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Pregnancy tests with 100% accurate positive results

100% positive pregnancy tests are now available in Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan.

Pregnancy tests with 100% accurate positive results
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Child's development card introduced in Kazakhstan by UNICEF and Ministry of Health

Kazakhstani Ministry of Health in cooperation with UNICEF introduced an individual child development card.

Child's development card introduced in Kazakhstan by UNICEF and Ministry of Health
Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag. ©bbc.com
Sudan judge orders Christian woman to hang for apostasy

A Sudanese judge on Thursday sentenced a heavily pregnant Christian woman to hang for apostasy, a ruling which Britain denounced as "barbaric" and left the United States "deeply disturbed".

Sudan judge orders Christian woman to hang for apostasy
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Pregnant women have more car crashes in 2nd trimester: study

A new study out Monday suggests a new hazard to consider while pregnant: driving.

Pregnant women have more car crashes in 2nd trimester: study
Chelsea Clinton announces pregnancy
Chelsea Clinton announces pregnancy

America's former first daughter Chelsea Clinton announced in New York on Thursday that she is pregnant with her first baby, giving her parents Bill and Hillary a long-awaited grandchild.

Chelsea Clinton announces pregnancy
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Italy IVF patient pregnant with wrong embryos

A woman who underwent fertility treatment at a clinic in Rome became pregnant with the twins of another couple after their embryos were mixed up, press reports said.

Italy IVF patient pregnant with wrong embryos