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January 15, 2019 3:47 PM Pregnant Amy Schumer coming to Toronto for short-notice standup show

She’s six months pregnant, but Amy Schumer announced Tuesday that she’ll be performing standup at Toronto’s Sony Centre on Jan. 31 — in just over two weeks. The I Feel Pretty and Trainwreck star’s last Toronto show was at the Scotiabank Arena, but her fanbase will now have an opportunity to see her in a slightly more intimate venue, in the city’s biggest 7

January 11, 2019 5:48 PM The Latest: 911 call reveals staff’s shock over pregnancy

Audio from a 911 call reveals workers on duty at a private care facility on the day an Arizona woman in a vegetative state gave birth were in complete shock about her pregnancy as they tried to save the newborn’s life. Phoenix police released five minutes of audio Friday of a nurse calling for paramedics after the Dec. 29 birth. The panicked nurse at the Hacienda 10

December 5, 2018 6:39 PM First baby born using uterus transplant from dead donor, doctors say

There have been several successful pregnancies using uterus transplants from live donors, since the procedure was pioneered by Swedish doctor Mats Brannstrom about five years ago. The possibility of successful pregnancies using deceased donors expands the possibilities for fertility. In 2016, doctors at the Cleveland Clinic attempted a pregnancy using 21

October 11, 2018 12:34 PM 7-Eleven launches Foodora delivery offering

TORONTO—Some Canadians will be able to get Slurpees, condoms, medicine and ice cream delivered to them at the touch of a button. Berlin-based food delivery app Foodora launched an offering Thursday that will allow customers to order products from convenience store chain 7-Eleven in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton. The partnership will make use of 48 7-Eleven 28

October 1, 2018 9:00 AM Child poverty plagues every corner of Toronto, census data shows

Ten city wards — almost half in the new 25-ward system — have child poverty rates between 30 per cent and 45.2 per cent. But at the census tract level, rates soar as high as 72.3 per cent. The report shows children in Indigenous, racialized and newcomer families are struggling the most, with child poverty rates of 84 per cent, 33 per cent and 40 per cent respectively 27

June 27, 2018 10:24 PM American women could lose abortion rights after Supreme Court judge announces his retirement

Women in no-abortion states who still wanted to terminate their pregnancies would be forced to choose between travelling to liberal states, getting an illegal abortion, or reluctantly allowing the pregnancy to continue. “Women with money could get abortions no matter what the law said, because they could travel out of state or even out of the country 36

June 26, 2018 6:36 PM U.S. Supreme Court rules against California law that forced crisis pregnancy centres to provide abortion info

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra called the decision “unfortunate” but said “our work to ensure that Californians receive accurate information about their health care options will continue.” The abortion-rights group NARAL Pro-Choice California was a prime sponsor of the California law. NARAL contends the centres mislead women about their options 24

June 23, 2018 2:26 AM Hundreds of women march in Rio to demand legal abortion

RIO DE JANEIRO—Hundreds of women marched in Rio de Janeiro on Friday to demand the legalization of abortion in Brazil. The march followed a breakthrough for abortion supporters in neighbouring Argentina, where the lower house of Congress approved a bill this month that would legalize elective abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy. Carrying banners 30

June 8, 2018 1:02 AM Pippa Middleton reveals she's pregnant

Sister of Duchess of Cambridge says she has passed her 1st trimester Pippa Middleton is following in her sister's footsteps — she's about to be a mother. The younger sister of Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, revealed the "happy news" of her pregnancy in the magazine put out by British grocery chain Waitrose. She says she has passed her first trimester 50

June 1, 2018 8:03 PM Demulen 30 birth control packages may contain broken pills, Health Canada warns

Women encouraged to check their packages of birth control pills and report any problems Packages of Demulen 30, a prescription birth control pill, may contain broken or chipped pills, Health Canada says. Health Canada said in advisory Friday that Pfizer Canada has notified it of complaints about Demulen 30 (28-day package, DIN 00471526). Women are reminded 58