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CEO Silence

This entrepreneur shares why she kept her first pregnancy a secret while fundraising for her tech startup—and why comments like, “A pregnant CEO/founder is going to fail her company,” kept her moving forward. (Fortune)

Preemie Pictures

Check out this time-lapse video of a one-pound premature baby’s first hundred days. (Mirror)

Life Changing

New York came one step closer to becoming the first state in the U.S. to consider pregnancy a “qualifying event” for health insurance enrollment. Bravo! (Huffington Post)

Something to Talk About

In this video, a woman eloquently tells her heartbreaking story of having a stillborn baby—and hints at how hospitals could handle similar situations better. (New York Times)

Reaching Out

Pregnant? Touch that belly: A new study shows that developing babies respond more to touch versus sound. (Time)

Taking a Break

The cofounder of the lifestyle guide Fatherly weighs in on the challenges of parental leave. (New York Times Motherlode)

Spain’s Baby Boom

The Spanish had almost 600 more babies in 2014 than in the previous year, which is a pretty big deal after nearly seven years without a rise. (Quartz)

Making Waves

A special wireless router with a setting for pregnant women is raising some eyebrows in China. (BBC)

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