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PREGNANT, pleading. A fulness in the pleadings which admits or involves a matter which is favorable to the opposite party. 2. It is either an affirmative pregnant, or negative pregnant. See Affirmative pregnant; Negative pregnant.

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Rumors of Concepcion being pregnant or having a love child have been circulating, with speculations that her younger siblings Miel and Miguel were her children.
Patrick's Day outings with Prince William, the Duchess was spotted drinking a pint of Guinness beer-something that would be discouraged if she was pregnant at all, but especially if she were expecting more than one child.
Flu illness can range from mild to severe, but according to the CDC, it presents a heightened risk for pregnant women who undergo changes to their immune system, heart and lungs.
For Mrs Igbokoyi-Obasan, helping pregnant women remains a major mission for her.
The draft notes that in some cases the lack of data about drugs may harm pregnant women and their fetuses by leading physicians to be fearful about prescribing medication.
udy authors found that pregnant Cambodian workers overall have decent conditions in Thailand, where they are eligible for pre- and post-natal care and their children are allowed to attend local schools.
There is also negativity at work about falling pregnant, with half of firms saying there's some resentment among staff against women who are pregnant or on maternity leave.
"Pregnant women with flu are also at greater risk of having a miscarriage, giving birth early, or having a baby with a low birthweight.
The flu vaccine is safe to have when pregnant - and effective, too, the latest research shows, despite many expectant women's reluctance
There are two seats allocated for pregnant women in each carriage.
The increased metabolic rate and low oxygen reservoir in the lung at end expiration make the pregnant women particularly susceptible to develop hypoxemia.

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