Cannabis use by pregnant women increased during pandemic

Large Kaiser Permanente study finds 25% increase in rate of use OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — A Kaiser Permanente analysis of more than 100,000 pregnancies in Northern California…

Consultations from young women in Japan on unwanted pregnancies rising amid pandemic

Embryo Hokkaido staff are consulted via a phone call in this photo provided by the group. HAKODATE, Hokkaido — More and more young women are coming forward for consultations concerning…

S. Korea to begin inoculating pregnant women, younger children next month

A medical worker splits up doses of coronavirus vaccine in a vial at a COVID-19 vaccination center in Seoul on Thursday. (Yonhap) South Korea is poised to begin administering COVID-19…

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…

Lubbock group of women coming together for support on infertility | KLBK | KAMC

LUBBOCK, Texas – Infertility affects 1 in 8 couples.  It is something many women face, but very few can find the support they need.  There have been so many times Jennifer…

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…

Pregnant Women Who Receive COVID-19 Vaccination Pass Protection from the Virus to Their Newborns

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…

UW Health says pregnant or breastfeeding women should get COVID-19 vaccine

September 19, 2021 5:51 PM Posted: September 19, 2021 5:51 PM MADISON, Wis. (WKBT)- Doctors at UW-Health in Madison say people who are pregnant and breastfeeding should get the COVID-19…

ADPH continues to urge pregnant women, eligible kids to get the vaccine

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) – With dozens of pregnant women and kids being hospitalized each day, the Alabama Department of Public Health is continuing to encourage mothers and eligible children to…