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Prenatal care could prevent many mothers from delivering prematurely, but covid-19 has made expectant parents much more likely to skip those doctor’s visits.Brazil’s most vulnerable are struggling to survive the stress of covid|Jill Langlois|June 25, 2021|MIT Technology Review
I looked at the expectant faces of my fellow players, channeled all the luck of the past pandemic year into my fist — and someone sprayed Windex in my face.Headed to a casino this summer? Here’s what to expect.|Erika Mailman|June 24, 2021|Washington Post
By then, she says adoption numbers had dropped significantly because of increased competition and a decreasing number of expectant mothers seeking to place their babies.The Baby Brokers: Inside America’s Murky Private-Adoption Industry|Tik Root|June 3, 2021|Time
Dear expectant parents,I am writing today with some ideas for your “gender reveal” party.
You newly expectant parents apparently demand your Special Day, and I am here to accommodate you with ideas.
Those feelings are due, in part, to the notion that if an expectant mom is super vigilant, she can control her pregnancy.Medicine Bedevils Pregnant Women With Too Many Warnings About Risk|Lenore Skanazy|October 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
By his own admission to reporters, Acevedo plowed into the cab carrying the expectant couple and then fled the scene.Hit-and-Run Driver Julio Acevedo Talks, Suggests 50 Cent Connection|Michael Daly|March 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Thankfully (or perhaps not, for some expectant theatergoers), the play steers clear of nudity and anything too explicit.
Expectant moms are advised to avoid alcohol, and dads often go along for the ride these days.
Next, a weary expectant mother came through the doors in a wheelchair, palm to forehead.Hundreds Evacuated From NYU’s Tisch Hospital in Hurricane Sandy|Abby Haglage|October 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When the crowd saw who he was the argument desisted forthwith, the crowd became quiet and respectful, moreover expectant.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
The host hastily poured whiskey-and-soda lest he should look haughtily expectant.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
It was fragrant with the perfume of violets, and he stood gazing at her portrait expectant of her coming.
The expectant audience scarcely breathed as he began his theme.
But her ears magnified a thousandfold each crackling of a log and each creak of the floor sent expectant shivers along her spine.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank