#Pregnancy

  • Article: Women and Girls Are Most Affected by Venezuela's Health Care Crisis
    Girls & Women

    Women and Girls Are Most Affected by Venezuela's Health Care Crisis

    July 9, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The UN says women are dying unnecessarily due to a lack of basic medicine and equipment. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Was 9 Months Pregnant When She Freed Herself and Others From Modern Slavery
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Was 9 Months Pregnant When She Freed Herself and Others From Modern Slavery

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Jan. 25, 2019

    Thaiyamma became a slave for years because she didn’t have $14. Read more

  • Article: A New Malaria Vaccine For Pregnant Women Could Soon Become a Reality
    Health

    A New Malaria Vaccine For Pregnant Women Could Soon Become a Reality

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 22, 2019

    The new vaccine will work to improve the health of mothers and newborns. Read more

  • Article: Kenyan Girls Returning to School Face Mandatory FGM and Pregnancy Tests
    Girls & Women

    Kenyan Girls Returning to School Face Mandatory FGM and Pregnancy Tests

    By Carmen Singer|Jan. 7, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Critics say the compulsory tests, meant to help protect girls, are demeaning. Read more