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Foods we eat are covered in plastics that may be causing a rise in premature births, study says
Health & Fitness

Foods we eat are covered in plastics that may be causing a rise in premature births, study says

CNN  —  Premature births are on the rise, yet experts aren’t sure why. Now, researchers have found synthetic chemicals called…
Crimes against women behind operation rooms’ doors
Features/Interviews

Crimes against women behind operation rooms’ doors

The paralyzing feeling of the epidural shot— an injection in the spinal cord to stop sensation in the lower body—did…
Antidepressant use during pregnancy doesn’t harm child development, study says
Health & Fitness

Antidepressant use during pregnancy doesn’t harm child development, study says

CNN – Expectant mothers taking many common antidepressants need no longer worry the medication may harm their child’s future behavioral…
Stress during pregnancy may have a negative emotional impact on babies, study finds
Health & Fitness

Stress during pregnancy may have a negative emotional impact on babies, study finds

CNN – Being pregnant is tough enough, but with the added pressure of work, a shaky economy and the risks…
Egypt’s Senate considers giving husbands extra leave when wife gives birth
Egypt

Egypt’s Senate considers giving husbands extra leave when wife gives birth

  Egyptian TV presenter and journalist Amr Adib called for giving the husband a 3-day leave when his wife gives…
Stranded at Tajik sanatorium, pregnant Afghan pilot fears for unborn baby
Middle East

Stranded at Tajik sanatorium, pregnant Afghan pilot fears for unborn baby

WASHINGTON, Oct 6 (Reuters) – She didn’t forget the prenatal vitamins – that was one of the few things this…
Millions of women lose contraceptives, abortions in COVID-19
World

Millions of women lose contraceptives, abortions in COVID-19

NEW DELHI (AP) — Millions of women and girls globally have lost access to contraceptives and abortion services because of…
Pregnant women at risk of death in Kenya’s COVID-19 curfew
World

Pregnant women at risk of death in Kenya’s COVID-19 curfew

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Veronica Atieno remembers feeling her way through the dark alleys between the shacks that make up…
Egypt’s Ministry of Health publishes guidelines to protect pregnant women from coronavirus
Health & Fitness

Egypt’s Ministry of Health publishes guidelines to protect pregnant women from coronavirus

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population has recently issued guidelines aiming to protect pregnant women from being infected with…
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