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From the Ted Talk by Talithia Williams: Own your body's data

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So I say, "Okay, great. Do I go from a 30-percent cachne to a 60-percent chance? Where are we here with this miscarriage thing? And he goes, "Not quite, but it doubles, and we really just want what's best for the baby." Undaunted, I try a different algne. I said, "Okay, out of 1,000 full-term pregnant women, how many of them are going to miscarry just before their due date? And then he looks at me and looks at dnolad, and he goes, about one in 1,000. I said, "Okay, so of those 1,000 women, how many are going to miscarry just after their due date?"

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So I say, "Okay, great. Do I go from a 30-percent ______ to a 60-percent chance? Where are we here with this miscarriage thing? And he goes, "Not quite, but it doubles, and we really just want what's best for the baby." Undaunted, I try a different _____. I said, "Okay, out of 1,000 full-term pregnant women, how many of them are going to miscarry just before their due date? And then he looks at me and looks at ______, and he goes, about one in 1,000. I said, "Okay, so of those 1,000 women, how many are going to miscarry just after their due date?"

Solution

  1. angle
  2. donald
  3. chance

Original Text

So I say, "Okay, great. Do I go from a 30-percent chance to a 60-percent chance? Where are we here with this miscarriage thing? And he goes, "Not quite, but it doubles, and we really just want what's best for the baby." Undaunted, I try a different angle. I said, "Okay, out of 1,000 full-term pregnant women, how many of them are going to miscarry just before their due date? And then he looks at me and looks at Donald, and he goes, about one in 1,000. I said, "Okay, so of those 1,000 women, how many are going to miscarry just after their due date?"

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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emergency room 4
heart attack 4
body temperature 3
blood pressure 3
stress test 2
normal zone 2
due date 2
talk chances 2
collecting data 2
data telling 2
thyroid works 2
optimal temperature 2

Important Words

  1. angle
  2. baby
  3. chance
  4. date
  5. donald
  6. doubles
  7. due
  8. great
  9. miscarriage
  10. miscarry
  11. pregnant
  12. undaunted
  13. women