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Expulsion of a fetus from the pregnant mother's uterus

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Childbirth: Expulsion of a fetus from the pregnant mother's uterus
Childbirth, also known as labour and delivery, is the ending of pregnancy where one or more babies leaves the uterus by passing through the vagina or by Caesarean section. In 2015, there were about 135 million births globally. About 15 million were born before 37 weeks of gestation, while between 3 and 12 percent were born after 42 weeks. In the developed world most deliveries occur in hospitals, while in the developing world most births take place at home with the support of a traditional birth attendant.

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'Nonsense' that Labour is obstructing return to school [Video]

'Nonsense' that Labour is obstructing return to school

Shadow justice minister Karl Turner says it's "nonsense" to suggest Labour isputting obstacles in the way of a return to school.

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