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While it is largely understood that birth rates plummet when unemployment rates soar, the long-term effects have never been clear.
Despite worsening economic conditions for those at the bottom, infant health has steadily improved among the most disadvantaged Americans
Pregnant women living in areas with contaminated drinking water may be more likely to have babies that are premature or with low birth weights (considered less than 5.5 pounds).
Pregnancy can be stressful enough. There’s the need to worry about eating the right thing, completing the correct natal exercises, among a heap of tasks. Add an environmental issue on top of that and pregnant females have more to worry about.
- To swell, as grain or wood with water.