Doctors say COVID-19 variants put pregnant women at greater risk, cite ‘urgent’ need for vaccines

Ariane Chang is in her last trimester of being pregnant and with less than five weeks to go, she says she has been fortunate to have had a healthy and … Read More

Coronavirus: Pregnant and sick with COVID-19 — visiting a hospital during the 2nd wave

Alexandra Abrill was pregnant and just days away from her due date in early December when she started feeling sick. “My symptoms were fever, sore throat, congestion, chills,” she said. … Read More

Singaporean baby born with coronavirus antibodies after mom’s pregnancy infection

A Singaporean woman infected with the coronavirus in March when she was pregnant has given birth to a baby with antibodies against the virus. The news offers a clue as … Read More

‘The unknowns’: Giving birth amidst the worldwide coronavirus pandemic

“What is your biggest fear about giving birth?” a fellow classmate asked me during an open chat in my first prenatal class. Looking down, holding my swollen belly, I responded: “Having … Read More