Tag: pregnant women
Researchers say complete abstinence from alcohol during pregnancy is advisable to decrease the risk of mental health problems in children.
Deaths result from interrupted medical care for pregnant women and newborns, while disease spread as sanitary services and water networks crumble; a lack of medicines, and malnutrition as food runs out.
When the trial was stopped on Monday, roughly half of 183 pregnant women participating were taking sildenafil, the Amsterdam University's Academic Medical Centre (AMC) said.
The human rights commission says necessary prenatal as well as postpartum care and treatment must be provided for female prisoners.
Human resources ministry says employers who fire pregnant employees who are on maternity leave could be fined RM10,000.
We tend to be myopic when it comes to analysing women's potential, seeing what's happening at the top, but not at the very root of the problem.
Dr Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki says the matter requires further discussions first before a final ruling can be reached.
Minister of Women, Family and Community Development says if symptoms are detected, it is best to go to the nearest clinic or hospital.
Singapore Ministry of Health says all down with Zika suffered mild illness and most are recovering.
MTUC Secretary-General N Gopal Kishnam says such practices could thwart efforts to have more women in decision-making positions.