Pregnancy during COVID-19 pandemic presents new challenges for Canada’s expectant mothers

Canada’s expectant mothers say they are juggling a wider range of challenges than ever in their pandemic pregnancies. “We wanted to have a baby, but at the same time, it’s … Read More

Coronavirus: Lack of women’s care could see nearly 1M unplanned pregnancies globally

Millions of women and girls globally have lost access to contraceptives and abortion services because of the coronavirus pandemic. Now the first widespread measure of the toll says India, with … Read More

Coronavirus: Canadian researchers seek 200K participants to study impact of stress on pregnancy

Researchers are looking for 200,000 adults worldwide in any stage of pregnancy who can read English to take part in a study investigating the short- and long-term impacts of stress … Read More

It’s safe to conceive a child amidst during coronavirus pandemic, says B.C’s top doctor

B.C.’s top doctor says it is still safe for people to try and conceive a child amidst the novel coronavirus pandemic. Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry says there is … Read More