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Covid-19: Pregnant women not particularly at risk, says HMC expert

Covid-19: Pregnant women not particularly at risk, says HMC expert

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) in a statement Monday confirmed that pregnant women are not at high risk of a serious coronavirus infection (Covid-19), though they should take the precautionary measures seriously.

Britain's Pippa Middleton pregnant with first child, says newspaper

Britain's Pippa Middleton pregnant with first child, says newspaper

Britain's Pippa Middleton, the younger sister of the Duchess of Cambridge, is pregnant with her first child, The Sun on Sunday newspaper reported.

US senator to be first to give birth while in office

US senator to be first to give birth while in office

A US senator announced on Tuesday she is pregnant with her second child, saying on Twitter she "wanted to share some exciting personal news."

Avoid meat, eggs and lust, pregnant Indians told

Avoid meat, eggs and lust, pregnant Indians told

Pregnant women in India are being advised to stay away from meat, eggs and lust -- drawing derision from health experts who slammed the tips Tuesday as completely unscientific.

HMC advises pregnant and breastfeeding women to take necessary precautions if fasting

HMC advises pregnant and breastfeeding women to take necessary precautions if fasting

Experts at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) have advised pregnant and breastfeeding women to take necessary precautions if fasting during the holy month of Ramadan.

Hopes rise for safe birth by Japan's probably pregnant panda

Hopes rise for safe birth by Japan's probably pregnant panda

A female panda at a Tokyo zoo appears to be pregnant, zoo officials said on Friday, raising hopes for a safe birth five years after her first cub died within days of being born.

Indian jailed for killing pregnant girlfriend in New Zealand

Indian jailed for killing pregnant girlfriend in New Zealand

An Indian student who killed his pregnant girlfriend in a frenzied knife attack in New Zealand after she told him the baby was not his was sentenced to life imprisonment on Tuesday.

Parents ‘kill pregnant woman for honour’

Parents ‘kill pregnant woman for honour’

Relatives slit the throat of a young mother who was pregnant with her second child after she married against their will in eastern Pakistan

Spain reports first case of Zika-related microcephaly

Spain reports first case of Zika-related microcephaly

Spanish health authorities say they have detected the country's first known case of the microcephaly birth defect in the foetus of a pregnant woman infected with the Zika virus.

Janet Jackson expecting first child at 49: report

Janet Jackson expecting first child at 49: report

The younger sister of Michael Jackson stunned funs last month by halting a global tour and saying that she and her husband Wissam al-Mana were "planning our family."

Mexico says 11 pregnant women infected with Zika

Mexico says 11 pregnant women infected with Zika

Mexico has confirmed 11 pregnant women are infected with the Zika virus, out of a total of 121 cases. Most of the cases were identified in the states of Chiapas and Oaxaca, according to a health ministry report.