Readers respond: Where’s Portland’s support for pregnancy?

Facebook Share Twitter Share I was amused to watch Portland’s “leaders” backtrack on their idea to boycott Texas because that state dared to protect innocent lives (“Portland scraps planned boycott…

Alzheimer’s dad cries when he learns his daughter is pregnant after infertility battle

Moment father with Alzheimer’s weeps in his hospital bed as he learns his daughter is pregnant after a three-year infertility battle Olivia and Nick Salza from Connecticut tried unsuccessfully for…

Diabetes drug may help women with preeclampsia prolong pregnancy

Metformin, a commonly prescribed diabetes drug, may help stave off preterm birth among women who develop pregnancy-related high blood pressure. Preeclampsia is marked by a sudden spike in blood pressure,…

Pregnant women no longer face hike to the labour ward at Royal Alexandra Hospital

Heavily pregnant women will no longer have to hike their way into the labour ward as health chiefs pledge to reserve some parking spaces for mothers-to-be. NHS Greater Glasgow and…

Psaki scoffs at question about pregnancy claims at border

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Thursday scoffed at a question about the possibility of phony pregnancies allowing for the release of Haitians who illegally cross the US-Mexico border.…

Is Teen Mom OG’s Maci Bookout pregnant with twins?

An Instagram post by Teen Mom OG’s Maci Bookout has shocked fans, with a photo suggesting the MTV star could be pregnant with twins. The Teen Mom stars have previously…

Teen pregnancy rates rose in St Helens during national lockdown

Teenage pregnancy rates in St Helens are now the second highest in England and Wales, new figures have revealed. The number of under-18s who became pregnant across England and Wales…

Pregnant mum loses baby after 2.5hr wait in hospital car park because she had Covid

A pregnant mum lost her ‘healthy’ baby after being forced to wait in the car park of Birmingham Women’s Hospital for two and a half hours – because she had…

Pregnant women who receive COVID-19 vaccine pass high levels of antibodies to their babies

Women who receive the mRNA COVID-19 vaccine during pregnancy pass high levels of antibodies to their babies, a new study finds. The effectiveness of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna mRNA COVID-19…

Researchers identify markers that could detect pregnancy risks earlier than currently available tests

Newswise — Researchers from Flinders University and the Robinson Research Institute at the University of Adelaide have identified distinctive biological markers that could improve the routine blood tests pregnant women…