Gary Phelan: Pregnancy-Related Conditions May Be Covered By ADA

, The Connecticut Law Tribune


Normal pregnancies are not considered a "disability" under Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 However, pregnancy may also cause a woman to suffer from an assortment of conditions, such as morning sickness, back pain, carpel tunnel syndrome, severe fatigue, conditions that lead to lifting restrictions, gestational diabetes, hypertension, preeclampsia and prenatal depression.

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