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Tag: Pre-pregnant

CDC and pre-pregnant women
From the BBC

Sunsara Taylor—CDC to Women: Prepare to Give Birth!

A recent report by the Centers for Disease Control recommends classifying all women as pre-pregnant—whether they intend to conceive or not. It’s an audacious leap along the logical fault line that values women as mere fetal incubators.

Posted on Jun 6, 2006 READ MORE

Forever Pregnant

Salon writer Rebecca Traister sounds off on new “Orwellian” federal guidelines that treat all women as pre-pregnant—regardless of whether or not they plan on being so any time soon. “Healthcare authorities,” she writes, are “letting you know why your health as a woman really matters”—i.e. as baby incubators.

  • Salon link (reg. req’d)
  • Washington Post story

    Posted on May 16, 2006 READ MORE

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