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Puget Sound Birth Center Owner Ali Tromblay to Receive Community Award

Puget Sound Birth Center owner Ali Tromblay
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Seattle Women's Pride has announced that Bastyr University Adjunct Professor Ali Tromblay will receive the Seattle Women's Pride inaugural Community Champion Award on June 18, 2016. ...
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Florida Now Issuing Corrected Birth Certificates Listing Married Same-Sex Spouses

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Married same-sex couples in Florida can now receive birth certificates that list both parents. ...
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Bigger Expectations: 10 Ways to Get Your Pre-Baby Body Back

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We are bombarded with advice, ads for “tummy tamers,” diet suggestions and stories of celebrities who were back in their bikinis just four hours weeks postpartum. ...
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Study Suggests Early Peanut Consumption Will Offer Children Lasting Protection

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Study shows benefits of regularly consuming peanut-containing foods early in life to prevent the development of a peanut allergy. ...
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Zika Hits Washington State, Women’s Access to Health Care Stressed

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Murray highlighted the need to educate health care providers and families about the Zika virus, as well as improve health care services for low-income women. ...
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Trying to Conceive Soon After Pregnancy Loss May Increase Chances of Live Birth

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A new study shows that couples who attempt to conceive within three months after losing an early pregnancy have the same chances, if not greater, of achieving a live birth. ...
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Brief Filed: Women Who’ve Had An Abortion Feel ‘In the Closet’

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A new brief argues that women who exercise their constitutional right to abortion experience stigma and discrimination - keeping them “in the closet." ...
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Lesbian Couple Ordered to Hand Adopted Child Back to Birth Mom, Changed Her Mind

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After living with lesbian mothers since birth, an Australian girl will be “transitioned” back to her biological family after her birth mother “changed her mind.” ...
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Bigger Expectations: State of Being – Depression

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What does that say about our society, that we fear being called fat AND that we fear mental illness in any of its forms as even worse? ...
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The Ins and Outs of Finding a Doctor for Your LGBT Family

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If they can’t answer simple questions that any parent, straight or single, would ask, then they probably aren’t the best doctor for you or your children. ...
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