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What does BD stand for?

BD stands for Birth Defect

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The lawsuit was brought by a 34-year-old Bavarian man who claims that his birth defects were caused by the Duogynon pregnancy test produced by Schering during the 1970s, and who is seeking compensation from the company.
Birth defect rates in the US were highest for women conceiving in the spring and summer, a period that correlated with increased levels of pesticides in surface water across the US, say researchers.
Thanks to a long history of permissive regulation of the oil and mining industries, Alaskan newborns suffer from a rate of birth defects that is double the national average.
Women diagnosed with diabetes before they become pregnant are three times to four times more likely to give birth to a child with one or even multiple birth defects than a nondiabetic mother, according to a study in the Aug.