Woman Runs Marathon, Gives Birth

    Runners participate in the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    Nam Y. Huh / AP Photo

    Not too shabby for a day’s work. A Chicago woman is making headlines for finishing the marathon—and then giving birth a few hours later. Amber Miller, who was 39 weeks pregnant and cleared to do the race, split her time running and walking the entire length. She finished in six hours and 25 minutes and had contractions as she neared the finish line. The Chicago Marathon was the seventh marathon she’s run during her pregnancy.

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