Dr. Nayna Patel performs an ultrasound exam on Rinku Macwan, at a hospital near Ahmedabad, India. It's illegal in India for doctors to reveal a baby's sex during these exams, but many do it anyway.
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March 29, 2013 Indian mothers are more likely to get more prenatal care when they're having a boy, health economists say. These small decisions about iron supplements and tetanus shots can have a profound effect on a girl's life, the researchers argue.
April 5, 2011 In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, sex discrimination in the workplace, and the national debt crisis. In the second hour, the outlook for jobs, and an update on fighting in the Ivory Coast.
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