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Down's syndrome testing hits several European markets

A new prenatal test for Down's syndrome hit the market in Germany and several other European countries Monday, the manufacturer said, amid a controversy over whether it could lead to more abortions.

Down's syndrome testing hits several European markets
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10,000 teen girls have children every year in Kazakhstan

According to Kazakhstan's Association of Sexual and Reproductive Health, more than ten thousand teen girls have children every year in Kazakhstan.

10,000 teen girls have children every year in Kazakhstan
Pregnant new CEO for Yahoo! stirs US debate on working moms
Pregnant new CEO for Yahoo! stirs US debate on working moms

No sooner was Marissa Mayer named chief executive of Yahoo! than she announced she's pregnant. In doing so, she ramped up a lively ongoing debate in the US about working moms.

Pregnant new CEO for Yahoo! stirs US debate on working moms
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Australian woman wins key thalidomide settlement

An Australian woman born without arms and legs after her mother took thalidomide during pregnancy on Wednesday won a landmark multi-million dollar settlement in her class action against drug firms.

Australian woman wins key thalidomide settlement
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British singer Adele pregnant with first child

Grammy Award-winning British soul diva Adele announced on Friday that she is pregnant with her first child.

British singer Adele pregnant with first child