Tag Archives: Pregnancy

HHS charges California violated pregnancy resource centers' rights

Dive Brief: The HHS Office for Civil Rights charged that the state of California discriminated against pregnancy resource centers by requiring they offer information about abortion.  California’s Reproductive Freedom, Accountability, Comprehensive Care and Transparency (FACT) Act requires all pregnancy centers disclose information about abortion options. HHS said the 2015 law conflicts with federal “conscience” laws. The… Read More »

Bianca Cheah Opens Up About Her Pregnancy Journey At 14 Weeks

This week, Sporteluxe founder, Bianca Cheah, announced that her and husband, Simon Chalmers are expecting—and to say that we’re excited here at Sporteluxe HQ is an understatement! Very soon there will be a little baby Cheah/Chalmers running around (keep an eye out for the gender reveal—we’ve already placed our bets!). As Bianca enters her second… Read More »

Low Carb Diet During Pregnancy & Birth Defects

[unable to retrieve full-text content] According to a research consuming a low-carbohydrate diet during pregnancy may increase the risk of certain birth defects by 30 percent like spina bifida (spine and spinal cord malformations) and anencephaly (missing parts of the brain and skull). These birth defects can cause death or lifelong disability. This brings to… Read More »