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# pregnant-women - Friday 5 March, 2021

Covid Placentitis: what we know about the condition that may have caused four stillbirths in Ireland
# Explainer
# Explainer

Covid Placentitis: what we know about the condition that may have caused four stillbirths in Ireland

Mar 5th 2021, 4:58 PM 23,364 Views 16 Comments

NPHET reported the possible cases of the condition last night.

# pregnant-women - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Pregnant women who have Covid-19 advised to stay away from hospital unless they need urgent care
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Pregnant women who have Covid-19 advised to stay away from hospital unless they need urgent care

Mar 19th 2020, 6:15 AM 35,921 Views 4 Comments

The National Maternity Hospital has published advice about the coronavirus.

# pregnant-women - Monday 9 April, 2018

Doctors want to bring in alcohol tests for pregnant women
# Intervention
# Intervention

Doctors want to bring in alcohol tests for pregnant women

Apr 9th 2018, 4:13 PM 28,117 Views 92 Comments

The aim of the tests would be to reduce instances of foetal alcohol spectrum disorders in Ireland.

# pregnant-women - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Pregnant women can now safely eat raw eggs, according to report
# Salmon Agus Salmonella
# Salmon Agus Salmonella

Pregnant women can now safely eat raw eggs, according to report

Jul 26th 2016, 3:05 PM 19,939 Views 15 Comments

But the FSAI advice remains to cook eggs thoroughly for all “vulnerable groups”.

# pregnant-women - Friday 10 June, 2016

Brazil's health minister says "less than one tourist will be infected" with Zika virus
# Olympics
# Olympics

Brazil's health minister says "less than one tourist will be infected" with Zika virus

Jun 10th 2016, 10:05 PM 11,811 Views 22 Comments

There is growing international worry over the virus due to the Olympic games being held in Brazil this summer.

# pregnant-women - Saturday 12 March, 2016

'It's a disgrace some women can't get the support they need'
# Gestational Diabetes
# Gestational Diabetes

'It's a disgrace some women can't get the support they need'

Mar 12th 2016, 10:00 AM 19,141 Views 33 Comments

About 8,000 women in Ireland develop gestational diabetes every year.

# pregnant-women - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Brazil urges pregnant women to avoid 2016 Olympics
# Warning
From The42
# Warning

Brazil urges pregnant women to avoid 2016 Olympics

Feb 2nd 2016, 1:28 AM 1,980 Views 0 Comments

The World Health Organisation has declared an emergency over a mosquito-borne virus.

# pregnant-women - Friday 22 January, 2016

Zika virus: Travel warning issued for pregnant Irish women
# Birth Defects
# Birth Defects

Zika virus: Travel warning issued for pregnant Irish women

Jan 22nd 2016, 9:54 PM 28,262 Views 5 Comments

A total of 19 countries are covered by the warning.

# pregnant-women - Saturday 16 January, 2016

'I was getting sick all day when I was pregnant. The doctor told me to have cold milk and Rice Krispies'
# Pregnancy
# Pregnancy

'I was getting sick all day when I was pregnant. The doctor told me to have cold milk and Rice Krispies'

Jan 16th 2016, 8:00 PM 180,109 Views 74 Comments

Severe vomiting affects 2% of pregnant woman, but some say there is not enough awareness about it, even among the medical profession.

# pregnant-women - Monday 23 June, 2014

US study finds link between pesticides and autism
# Chemicals
# Chemicals

US study finds link between pesticides and autism

Jun 23rd 2014, 7:02 PM 11,867 Views 37 Comments

The study found pregnant women who lived near farms where pesticides are applied had two-thirds higher risk of having children with autism.

# pregnant-women - Friday 16 August, 2013

Choice Ireland 'disappointed' at High Court ruling on home births
# Pregnancy
# Pregnancy

Choice Ireland 'disappointed' at High Court ruling on home births

Aug 16th 2013, 9:43 PM 11,012 Views 105 Comments

The pro-choice group has said the ruling is a setback for women’s rights in Ireland.

# pregnant-women - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Pregnant women 'should avoid ready meals, shower gel and new cars'
# Pregnancy
# Pregnancy

Pregnant women 'should avoid ready meals, shower gel and new cars'

Jun 6th 2013, 10:12 AM 18,313 Views 50 Comments

The guidance from a group of obstetricians and gynaecologists in the UK has been widely criticised.