COVID-19 Vaccine Can Prevent ICU Visit for Pregnant Women

The mRNA vaccine appear to be the most effective means of preventing severe COVID-19 symptoms and complications in pregnant women, according to a recent study conducted by the Oxford Maternal…

Centre rolls out U-WIN for children, pregnant women; check details here 

In a bid to make vaccinations of children and pregnant women hassle-free, the government has rolled out the U-WIN platform. The platform is aimed at digitising India’s Universal Immunisation Programme…

After Delhi High Court, Bombay High Court Allows Pregnancy Termination Post 33Weeks; When Will Pregnant Women Choose For Themselves?

In a progressive decision last week, a division bench of the Bombay High Court in ABC v. State of Maharashtra & Anr. upheld the Right to Dignity of a 33-week-old…

Sikkim Govt To Reward Women For Having More Than One Child

Last Updated: January 21, 2023, 19:51 IST Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang has proposed a special increment to women government employees. The one-of-a-kind decision has been taken as an encouragement…

March for Life attendees call for abortion bans and support for pregnant women

Thousands of pro-life Americans rallied in Washington, D.C., Friday for the 50th annual March for Life, where they demanded government enforcement of abortion bans and support for pregnant women in…

Calcutta HC Calls It ‘Cruel’ To Divorce Wife Over Infertility; How To Support Women

Recently, a man filed for divorce, citing he suffered a lot because of his wife’s infertility. The Calcutta High Court, however, said it was cruel on … On January 19,…

The city sees increase in pregnant homeless women due to affordable housing lack

TALLAHASSEE, FL — Rashanda Milton is a 35-year-old domestic violence survivor, who was once homeless in Kissimmee, Florida September of 2022. Milton was 7 weeks pregnant when she became homeless…

NSW reveals $80m program to help fund IVF for women, couples

Women and couples undergoing IVF have been given a $2000 lifeline to help with the expensive procedure, with the NSW government announcing the Australia-first policy. The NSW Coalition announced the…

Why we’re unable to quit alcohol despite health risks –Pregnant women

Some pregnant women who have been in the habit of taking alcoholic drinks before conception say it is difficult for them to quit the act during pregnancy despite its possible…

Bill introduced to recognize pregnant women as 2 people, allow them to drive in HOV lanes in Virginia

Virginia General Assembly to debate abortion restrictions during 2023 legislative session The Virginia General Assembly began its annual legislative session on Wednesday with lawmakers pushing abortion restrictions on day one…