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Florida Mom Delivers 14-Pound Baby After Surprise Pregnancy

Maxxzandra Ford said she realized during delivery that she was giving birth to an unusually large baby, but had no idea her son was 14.1 pounds.

02/08/2015

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CDC: Circumcision Benefits Outweigh Risks, Health Insurers Should Pay For It

U.S. health officials on Tuesday released a draft of long-awaited federal guidelines on circumcision, saying medical evidence supports having the procedure done and health insurers should pay for it.

12/04/2014

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Mother, Daughter Give Birth On The Same Day

A Florida mother and daughter have given a new meaning to family togetherness: Both women gave birth at the same hospital on the same day.

CBS Tampa–11/13/2014

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CDC: US Births Up For First Time In 5 Years, Improved Economy Cited

The baby recession may be at an end: After a five-year span in which the number of children born in the United States dropped each year, 2013 saw a minute increase.

05/29/2014

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Thieves Steal Car With Baby Inside

St. Petersburg Police say two thieves stole a car with a baby inside — then dropped the infant onto a nearby doorstep and ran.

CBS Tampa–05/20/2014

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Dad Delivers Baby On I-595 In Fort Lauderdale

A South Florida man pulled to the side of Interstate 595 in Fort Lauderdale and delivered his baby in rush hour traffic after it became apparent his wife couldn’t make it to the hospital.

CBS Tampa–04/25/2014

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Coast Guard Picks Up Sick Infant From Cruise Ship

The U.S. Coast Guard says it brought an infant with breathing problems from a cruise ship in the Bahamas to Miami Children’s Hospital.

CBS Tampa–04/07/2014

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The Biggest Pregnancy Myths Debunked by Expert Linda Geddes

Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.

03/11/2014

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Pregnant Woman Shot In Head, Baby Survives

A man is accused of shooting his pregnant girlfriend in the head in their Tampa apartment. Tampa media outlets report the woman’s baby was delivered by cesarean section and was in stable condition late Wednesday.

10/03/2013

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Police Officer Delivers Baby At School

A South Florida police officer is being congratulated for making a special delivery.

CBS Tampa–08/23/2013

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