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Disabled Mothers

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LA Times reporter Sonja Sharp shares "three things I wish nondisabled parents would learn from disabled parents like us."
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Though disabled women now get pregnant and give birth at the same rate as nondisabled ones, modern medicine has largely turned its back on them.


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