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Gestational diabetes

Occurs in pregnant women only
Reduced insulin synthesis
7 fold higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes

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Premature birth

Live infant before 37 weeks

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Stillborn

fetus in-utero death or during delivery

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___% of optimal 'fertile' cycles lead to live birth

30%

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Abortion

Termination before 28 weeks

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Spontaneous abortion

Miscarriage before 20th week

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2 kinds of induced abortions

Theraputic (mother's life in danger)
Elective

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1st state to liberalize abortion laws

Colorado

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Year Rove v Wade went into effect

1973

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FACE

Freedom of Access to Clinical Entrance 1994

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Drug abortion

7 wk. 2 pills: first one reduces blood supply to uterus, blocking P4 from interacting with endometrium, the second contracts the uterus to expell the embryo

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Dilation and curettage

6 wk pregnancy. Embryo is scraped off the uterine wall

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Manual/Electric vacuum aspiration

12 wk. embryo is suctioned out of the uterus

14

Dilation and extraction

2nd trimester: fetus is chopped up and extracted

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Abortion method developed in nazi camps

Injection of concentrated salt solution into amniotic sac

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Hysterotomy

removal of the amniotic sac pre-birth

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Abortion complications

1. Bleeding
2. Infection
3. Infertility
4. Death

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Coitus obstructus

intentional retrograde ejaculation

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Margaret Sanger

Coined the term 'birth control'
Mother of reproductive freedom, founded American Birth Control League

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Bill Baird

'father of contraception', landmark ruling changed accessibility to contraception

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Modern birth control pills:

flood system with P4 which impedes ovulation, thins endometrium, removes secretory phase, and thickens cervical mucus. 21 day hormone, 7 days placebo