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Passenger forced to take pregnancy test before she can board flight

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A woman was forced to take a pregnancy test before she was allowed to board a flight to the US. Midori Nishida, a 25-year-old from Japan, was flying from Hong Kong to the Pacific island of Saipan with Hong Kong Express Airways when the unusual request was made. After telling crew she was not pregnant, Ms Nishida was taken to the toilet by Hong Kong Express staff, who made her urinate onto a strip test before they would let her on the plane. Download the new Independent Premium app Sharing the full story, not just the headlines The result was […]

A Japanese woman was asked to take a pregnancy test before flying to a US island that has become popular for birth tourism

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In 2018, more tourists than residents gave birth in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, where Saipan is the largest island and where some pregnant women are traveling to so that their children are eligible for US citizenship.  The Japanese woman was not pregnant and said so on a check-in questionnaire, but airline staff had her sign a permission form for women observed to resemble a pregnant woman.   In November, 25-year-old Japanese citizen Midori Nishida was checking into a flight to Saipan, a US island in the Pacific, where she was going to visit her parents. She wasn’t pregnant, […]

Eight EastEnders spoilers for next week including haunting moment Gray assaults Chantelle after she takes pregnancy test

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EASTENDERS villain Gray Atkins will lash out and injure wife Chantelle when her pregnancy test comes back negative – and that’s not all. Here’s your first look at what’s happening in the Square next week… BBC Gray injures Chantelle when her pregnancy test comes back negative in EastEnders[/caption] 1. Gray lashes out again Gray and Chantelle return from their honeymoon next week in EastEnders. The couple renewed their wedding vows to mark a new chapter in their lives, despite Chantelle having second thoughts. But after their second honeymoon Chantelle insists it’s too early for a pregnancy test. However, Gray forces […]

‘My mum’s pregnancy test before I was born left me disabled for life’ – Mirror Online

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We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see ourPrivacy Noticefor details of your data protection rights Thank you for subscribingWe have more newslettersShow meSee our privacy notice A man believes he was born disabled because his mum took a hormone pregnancy test. Gary McFarlane, 48, has joined campaigners who believe the test was responsible for causing thousands of abnormalities in babies including heart defects, brain injuries and still births. Primodos was given to women from 1958 until it was taken off the market in 1978. By then, 1.5million females in the UK had taken it, […]

General Hospital Spoilers: Tuesday, December 3 – Car Crash Aftermath – Willow’s Pregnancy Test – Sonny Tries To Trick Jax | Celebrating The Soaps

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General tease that Curtis Ashford (Donnell Turner) and Jordan Ashford (Briana Nicole Henry) will spend some time celebrating their anniversary together. GH viewers will remember that it’s been a year since their wedding aboard The Haunted Star. They’ll most likely want to be alone and enjoy each other’s company for the evening, but it doesn’t look like that will be in the cards. General Hospital Spoilers – Car Accident Interrupts Jordan Ashford’s Celebration As GH viewers know, there’s just been a terrible crash involving a car driven by Lucas Jones (Ryan Carnes) and carrying Brad Cooper (Parry Shen). Brad had […]

General Hospital Spoilers Tuesday, December 3: Car Crash Outcome Revealed – Sasha Pushes Willow to Take Pregnancy Test – Carly’s Warning

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General tease that some shocking moments are on the way. Brad Cooper (Parry Shen) finally told Lucas Jones (Ryan Carnes) that their son actually belongs to Michael Corinthos (Chad Duell) and Nelle Benson (Chloe Lanier). When Lucas tried to slam on the brakes, he couldn’t make them work thanks to Julian Jerome’s (William deVry) tampering. GH Spoilers: Brad Cooper Finally Told Lucas Jones The Truth Nearby, Kendra Lennon (Michelle Argyris) was ready to barrel over Alexis Davis (Nancy Lee Grahn), who was temporarily paralyzed thanks to drug Kendra injected. Monday’s cliffhanger set up a serious car crash, so GH fans […]

General Hospital Spoilers: Tuesday, December 3 – Lucas, Brad and Kendra Car Crash Fates Revealed – Willow’s Pregnancy Test Result | Celeb Dirty Laundry

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General Hospital (GH) spoilers for Tuesday, December 3, tease that we’ll see the aftermath of a horrific car crash. GH fans know Brad Cooper (Parry Shen) just blurted out the truth to Lucas Jones (Ryan Carnes). He revealed that “Wiley Cooper-Jones” (Erik and Theo Olson) is actually Michael Corinthos (Chad Duell) and Nelle Benson’s (Chloe Lanier) son. Lucas was stunned enough to hit the brakes, but nothing happened to stop the car thanks to Julian Jerome (William deVry)! Of course, Kendra Lennon (Michelle Argyris) was all set to run over a temporarily paralyzed Alexis Davis (Nancy Lee Grahn), so she […]

An Artist Asked 40 Complete Strangers to Take a Pregnancy Test at a London Gallery Opening—and Then Displayed the Results

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Most people haven’t taken a pregnancy test at a gallery opening before. That changed last week, when Richard Saltoun Gallery cheekily subverted an established art-world habit—that of the opening reception, or “private view,” as its known in the U.K.—during the launch of its current group exhibition, “Matrescence.”  In a somewhat meta move, artist Liv Pennington restaged a 2006 performance, Private View, during the opening, which invited 40 female gallery-goers to become unexpected participants in the work itself. Their contribution? Pennington asked her volunteers to take a pregnancy test in the gallery’s bathroom during the reception, the results of which were […]

The fungus, the pregnancy test and the battle to save Canberra’s frogs | The Canberra Times

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news, latest-news, fungus frogs pregnancy test, fungus killing frogs, were frogs used as pregnancy tests, northern corroboree frogs, frog breeding Canberra, act conservation projects, corroboree frog Tidbinbilla, endangered species in ACT A flesh-eating fungus linked to the once-common use of frogs as pregnancy tests is now threatening a last stronghold of endangered amphibians in Canberra’s high country. Forty odd years ago, rangers up in the Brindabellas couldn’t hear each other speak over the loud croak of northern corroboree frogs on the night air. Then in the 1980s, the chytrid fungus reached Australia, spreading an infection now responsible for wiping out […]

I Tried The Toothpaste Pregnancy Test, & It Worked, Sort Of

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When it comes to taking a pregnancy test, the options can be a little overwhelming. There are so many on the market these days (and some of them can get fairly pricey). When I was trying to get pregnant, I remember standing in the CVS aisle, wondering if I should buy the digital or old-fashioned kind you know, the ones with the two lines. If only there were an easier way, I remember thinking. Like a pregnancy test you could make yourself. Enter: the pregnancy toothpaste test. Yep, this is a thing. According to a YouTube tutorial that’s going viral, […]