child-bearing age

child-bear·ing age

the period in a woman's life between puberty and menopause.
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Data from the Philippine Statistics Authority for 2016 showed that one in 10 women of child-bearing age was a teenager.
One large subcategory of people who would match the above criteria are women of child-bearing age.
This contract will review initiatives, good and best practices to reduce the extent of alcohol-related harm in women of child-bearing age, particularly in pregnant women, including from disadvantaged backgrounds, covering also the existing related training methodologies.
The mercury in an average meal of walleye is 15 times the daily tolerable intake limit for adults, and about 40 times the limit for women of child-bearing age, pregnant women and children.
The mum, identified by social services as vulnerable, has not been named and is no longer thought to be of child-bearing age.
Many girls born at that time eventually had to have caesarean sections when they reached child-bearing age.
Our own survey revealed that 60 per cent of women said they faced discrimination when they became pregnant while 40 per cent of employers admitted avoiding employing women of a child-bearing age.
are unplanned, it is important for women of child-bearing age to get enough folic acid.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Already pilloried for long wait times for medical appointments, the beleaguered Department of Veterans Affairs has fallen short of another commitment: to attend to the needs of the rising ranks of female veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan, many of them of child-bearing age.
UKIP are a party who would scrap maternity pay and have suggested that employers are right not to employ women of child-bearing age.
One in 10 women of child-bearing age in Northern Ireland have the debilitating disease that can cause infertility, with one in 10 of those having a 'moderate-to-severe form'.
Women and girls of child-bearing age will have access to basic hygiene items, such as sanitary pads, underwear and soap, through the distribution of 105,000 "dignity kits" in evacuation centers.