#pregnancy

  • Feature: Here's What Pregnancy Looks Like Around Sub-Saharan Africa
    FeatureHealth

    Here's What Pregnancy Looks Like Around Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 20, 2018

    About 830 women die from pregnancy- or childbirth-related complications every day. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Particles Discovered in Mothers' Placentas: Study
    Environment

    Air Pollution Particles Discovered in Mothers' Placentas: Study

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 18, 2018

    This is a serious threat to fetus development, childbirth, and a healthy life outside the womb. Read more

  • Article: Here’s What It’s Like to Give Birth in 3 African Countries
    AdvocacyHealth

    Here’s What It’s Like to Give Birth in 3 African Countries

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Diana Duong|Sept. 17, 2018

    How the Global Financing Facility has made a difference in three front-runner countries. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand May Soon Offer Miscarriage Leave to Grieving Parents
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand May Soon Offer Miscarriage Leave to Grieving Parents

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 15, 2018

    A common trauma, miscarriage is still not widely talked about around the world. Read more

  • Article: Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say
    Education

    Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say

    Aug. 1, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Campaigners say tens of thousands of girls in Africa are ostracised or shamed for becoming pregnant Read more

  • Article: Desperate Pregnant Women Flee Venezuela to Find Lifesaving Health Care
    Health

    Desperate Pregnant Women Flee Venezuela to Find Lifesaving Health Care

    June 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The numbers of babies and women dying during or after childbirth in Venezuela have soared. Read more

  • Article: How Education Is Helping Malawi's Child Brides Bounce Back
    Education

    How Education Is Helping Malawi's Child Brides Bounce Back

    April 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "The problem with our society is patriarchy." Read more

  • Article: 5 Awesome Quotes from New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern on Her Pregnancy
    Girls & Women

    5 Awesome Quotes from New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern on Her Pregnancy

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 19, 2018

    “I am not the first woman to multi-task.” Read more