expectant mother


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expectant mother

A pregnant woman. I know the subway's crowded, but you should really give your seat to the expectant mother standing by the door.
See also: mother

expectant mother

a pregnant woman. The doctor's waiting room was filled with expectant mothers. The magazine has articles of interest to young parents and expectant mothers.
See also: mother
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Pilot testing was done on 30 expectant mothers and tool was then modified accordingly.
It would require shopping centers and major retailers to designate at least one parking spot for expectant mothers and create a safe and secure area for women to breastfeed.
We can include intersex men and transmen who may get pregnant by saying 'pregnant people' instead of 'expectant mothers.'"
"A conscientious, egalitarian expectant mother may want to wait to find out the sex of the baby because she doesn't want to create an environment that reinforces old gender stereotypes."
Worldwide, malnutrition accounts for one-third of all neonatal deaths within the first 28 days of life, but with good health and proper nutrition during pregnancy, an expectant mother has the ability to increase her child's chance of survival (WHO, 2011).
This state-of-the-art birthing centre focuses on making an expectant mothers journey through pregnancy, a hassle-free, extremely comfortable, aware and a joyous experience through its concept boutique.
Summary: An expectant mother's diet during pregnancy can alter her baby's DNA in the womb, increasing its risk of obesity, heart disease and diabetes in later life, an international study has found.
The health, diet, and behavior of the expectant mother is critically important in giving birth to a properly developed and healthy baby.
The tag, which identifies the holder as an expectant mother, will be available at airports across the nation.
Jean-Marie Baptiste Vianney, who "reads the future aright," counseled an expectant mother, who already had a large family, with these words --"Be comforted my child ...
That decision reflected fire court's reasoning at the time: that a defendant physician whose negligence leads to a fetal death violates no duty to the expectant mother because the alleged misconduct injures only the fetus.
The report raises again an issue which came up earlier when the Winnipeg Child and Family Services attempted to require an expectant mother to undergo addiction treatment.
Mehrtash to come to the hospital because the expectant mother was bleeding and in pain, The nurse reminded Dr.
Chris Slattery, founder of Expectant Mother Care, one of the targeted CPCs, told syndicated columnist Michelle Malkin that Spitzer's move "is a triple attack on the First Amendment -- on our freedom of assembly, religion, and speech."
In the final trimester of the expectant mother's pregnancy, she becomes a prospect for diaper services, nursery furniture, insurance and financial services products.