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# pregnant - Friday 16 April, 2021

Pregnant women in the UK should be offered Covid-19 vaccines - experts
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Pregnant women in the UK should be offered Covid-19 vaccines - experts

Fri 7:48 PM 12,038 Views 16 Comments

In Ireland, women who are between 14-33 weeks pregnant can get the Pfizer vaccine if they consult with their clinician.

# pregnant - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

People advised to hold off on trying for a baby for a period of time after getting Covid-19 vaccination
# Covid19
# Covid19

People advised to hold off on trying for a baby for a period of time after getting Covid-19 vaccination

Dec 15th 2020, 6:36 PM 79,599 Views 18 Comments

Some studies should become available in early 2021 that may change the advice.

# pregnant - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Mother passed Covid-19 on to baby in the womb, study suggests
# Placenta
# Placenta

Mother passed Covid-19 on to baby in the womb, study suggests

Jul 14th 2020, 5:04 PM 22,441 Views 14 Comments

Babies may be able to contract the coronavirus via the placenta, doctors in France say.

# pregnant - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Company ordered to pay €61,000 to woman who was 'discriminated against due to pregnancy'
# Maternity Leave
# Maternity Leave

Company ordered to pay €61,000 to woman who was 'discriminated against due to pregnancy'

Aug 21st 2019, 6:20 AM 59,617 Views 0 Comments

The general manager was effectively demoted after returning from maternity leave.

# pregnant - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Concerns raised over morning sickness medication being sold to women online
# Women's Health
# Women's Health

Concerns raised over morning sickness medication being sold to women online

Oct 31st 2018, 6:05 AM 25,580 Views 10 Comments

There have been calls for the drug, which can cost up to €3,000, to be made available to women with a medical card.

# pregnant - Friday 25 May, 2018

So many people are dying from alcohol-related deaths it's like 'planes going down without survivors'
# Gp Conference
# Gp Conference

So many people are dying from alcohol-related deaths it's like 'planes going down without survivors'

May 25th 2018, 2:41 PM 28,015 Views 56 Comments

Despite three people dying in Ireland every day due to alcohol, one expert said there’s “very little outcry”.

# pregnant - Saturday 19 May, 2018

'I was in pain all the time': Pregnant woman denied treatment for 'gangrenous ovarian cyst'
# 8th Amendment
# 8th Amendment

'I was in pain all the time': Pregnant woman denied treatment for 'gangrenous ovarian cyst'

May 19th 2018, 2:14 PM 37,904 Views 70 Comments

Kate Campbell had to have her ovary, fallopian tube and part of her abdominal wall removed.

# pregnant - Sunday 13 May, 2018

Q&A: Can pregnant women receive cancer treatment?
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Q&A: Can pregnant women receive cancer treatment?

May 13th 2018, 8:30 AM 21,460 Views 163 Comments

Women are advised against getting pregnant while receiving cancer treatment.

# pregnant - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'I couldn't believe the injustice': Irish grandparents explain why they're voting Yes
# Grandparents For Repeal
# Grandparents For Repeal

'I couldn't believe the injustice': Irish grandparents explain why they're voting Yes

May 8th 2018, 4:29 PM 55,073 Views 243 Comments

Parents of women who had received a fatal foetal diagnosis and travelled to the UK for a termination shared their stories today.

# pregnant - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Women who eat fast food and little or no fruit take longer to become pregnant, study finds
# Pregnancy
# Pregnancy

Women who eat fast food and little or no fruit take longer to become pregnant, study finds

May 5th 2018, 10:30 AM 10,289 Views 21 Comments

Women who consumed fast food four or more times a week took nearly a month longer to become pregnant than those who didn’t.

# pregnant - Sunday 22 April, 2018

'Mothers are afraid to say they're struggling because they're afraid they'll be judged'
# Paint Your Bump
# Paint Your Bump

'Mothers are afraid to say they're struggling because they're afraid they'll be judged'

Apr 22nd 2018, 10:30 AM 22,759 Views 31 Comments

The Paint Your Bump campaign is running next week to encourage women to speak about the difficulties of motherhood.

# pregnant - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Paris metro fines pregnant woman for walking wrong way
# Sacre Bleu
# Sacre Bleu

Paris metro fines pregnant woman for walking wrong way

Mar 3rd 2018, 2:15 PM 39,996 Views 107 Comments

The Paris metro operator RATP stood by the penalty.

# pregnant - Friday 19 January, 2018

'Unexpected but exciting': New Zealand Prime Minister pregnant with first child
# Labour Party
# Labour Party

'Unexpected but exciting': New Zealand Prime Minister pregnant with first child

Jan 19th 2018, 12:17 PM 26,801 Views 42 Comments

Jacinda Ardern will become the country’s first leader to give birth while in office.

# pregnant - Friday 5 January, 2018

Shop which told pregnant employee to 'look better and appear happy' ordered to pay her €18,000
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

Shop which told pregnant employee to 'look better and appear happy' ordered to pay her €18,000

Jan 5th 2018, 6:10 AM 38,175 Views 43 Comments

The Labour Court ruled that Karolina Poslajko had been discriminated against by her former employer, Kildare town-based Clelands Supermarkets Ltd.

# pregnant - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Pregnant woman wants seat on Tokyo metro - there's an app for that
# Commuters
# Commuters

Pregnant woman wants seat on Tokyo metro - there's an app for that

Dec 16th 2017, 10:00 AM 13,414 Views 16 Comments

The service allows a pregnant woman to send a message when she wants a seat.

# pregnant - Friday 10 November, 2017

Limerick woman describes going into labour in hotel room after becoming homeless
# Never Forget It
# Never Forget It

Limerick woman describes going into labour in hotel room after becoming homeless

Nov 10th 2017, 9:18 PM 13,370 Views 40 Comments

“I felt like my little family was broken.”

# pregnant - Monday 26 June, 2017

Beauty therapist told pregnancy 'was her own problem' before being dismissed
# Workplace Relations
# Workplace Relations

Beauty therapist told pregnancy 'was her own problem' before being dismissed

Jun 26th 2017, 6:29 PM 36,138 Views 0 Comments

The therapist was awarded €3,500 by the Workplace Relations Commission.

# pregnant - Friday 23 June, 2017

Pregnant 'Wonder Woman' Montano takes more baby steps
# Gone Baby Gone
From The42
# Gone Baby Gone

Pregnant 'Wonder Woman' Montano takes more baby steps

Jun 23rd 2017, 3:05 PM 42,479 Views 39 Comments

The 31-year-old shrugged off sweltering conditions to line up in the 800m heats as the US World Championship trials.

# pregnant - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

HSE applies to be allowed induce labour of pregnant woman with mental age of eight years
# Courts
# Courts

HSE applies to be allowed induce labour of pregnant woman with mental age of eight years

Jun 13th 2017, 3:15 PM 23,349 Views 0 Comments

The High Court heard that those caring for the woman, aged in her 20s, are unsure as to how well she understands what is happening to her.

# pregnant - Friday 21 April, 2017

Doctor: People end up in foster care and jail because of drinking during pregnancy
# Warning
# Warning

Doctor: People end up in foster care and jail because of drinking during pregnancy

Apr 21st 2017, 3:18 PM 16,088 Views 48 Comments

Some 40,000 people are living with foetal alcohol syndrome in Ireland.

# pregnant - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Was Serena Williams 8 weeks pregnant when she won the Australian Open?
# Hint
From The42
# Hint

Was Serena Williams 8 weeks pregnant when she won the Australian Open?

Apr 19th 2017, 6:14 PM 10,101 Views 8 Comments

The US tennis star posted a photo of herself on Snapchat captioned “20 weeks”.

# pregnant - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

'He doesn't plan ahead! - Wales midfielder Ledley may miss Ireland game for the birth of his child
# Baby Boom
From The42
# Baby Boom

'He doesn't plan ahead! - Wales midfielder Ledley may miss Ireland game for the birth of his child

Mar 22nd 2017, 6:06 PM 5,864 Views 1 Comment

The Crystal Palace man’s wife is due days after the World Cup qualifier in Dublin.

# pregnant - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Court told of 'exceptional turnaround' by man with 70 convictions who punched pregnant woman
# Courts
# Courts

Court told of 'exceptional turnaround' by man with 70 convictions who punched pregnant woman

Feb 11th 2017, 6:30 AM 18,878 Views 40 Comments

The court previously heard he had a “tragic background” but was now anxious to rehabilitate himself.

# pregnant - Friday 10 February, 2017

George and Amal Clooney are the latest celebrity couple to be expecting twins
# Glam Mam
From The Daily Edge
# Glam Mam

George and Amal Clooney are the latest celebrity couple to be expecting twins

Feb 10th 2017, 7:37 AM 3,578 Views 0 Comments

There’s something in the water, guys.

# pregnant - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Beyoncé has just announced that she and Jay-Z are expecting twins
# Beytwice
From The Daily Edge
# Beytwice

Beyoncé has just announced that she and Jay-Z are expecting twins

Feb 1st 2017, 6:55 PM 6,492 Views 5 Comments

Two little siblings for Blue!

# pregnant - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Women hesitant to take folic acid because it 'indicates they are actively trying to get pregnant'
# Folic Acid
# Folic Acid

Women hesitant to take folic acid because it 'indicates they are actively trying to get pregnant'

Nov 24th 2016, 6:15 AM 22,589 Views 43 Comments

“It was just something you took when pregnant, I didn’t know that was the reason.”

# pregnant - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

'People see me and they just ignore me': Is priority seating being used properly?
# Train Of Thought
# Train Of Thought

'People see me and they just ignore me': Is priority seating being used properly?

Nov 15th 2016, 6:05 AM 32,567 Views 76 Comments

Requests have been made to ensure priority seating is more clearly marked, and for Iarnród Éireann to consider ‘Baby on Board’ badges for expectant mothers.

# pregnant - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Activists criticise HSE attempt to force woman to have Caesarean section
# Court Order
# Court Order

Activists criticise HSE attempt to force woman to have Caesarean section

Nov 2nd 2016, 6:14 PM 24,120 Views 93 Comments

The HSE attempted to take an order in court, but a judge refused it.

# pregnant - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Appeal in UK after pregnant woman loses baby in racially aggravated assault
# Bletchley
# Bletchley

Appeal in UK after pregnant woman loses baby in racially aggravated assault

Sep 13th 2016, 10:53 PM 33,318 Views 130 Comments

A 40-year-old man was also assaulted, sustaining head injuries.

# pregnant - Monday 1 August, 2016

Pregnant women warned to stay away from this Miami neighbourhood as Zika spreads
# Wynwood
# Wynwood

Pregnant women warned to stay away from this Miami neighbourhood as Zika spreads

Aug 1st 2016, 7:37 PM 14,793 Views 8 Comments

The virus is being spread by mosquitoes there. Pregnant women living there are told to abstain or use barrier protection during sex.

# pregnant - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Dear magazines, Jennifer Aniston has not 'forgotten' to have a baby
# Opinion
# Opinion

Dear magazines, Jennifer Aniston has not 'forgotten' to have a baby

Jul 14th 2016, 6:00 PM 225 Views 46 Comments

Jennifer Aniston came out recently to condemn body shaming “under the guise of journalism”.

# pregnant - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Man sentenced for punching pregnant partner in the face
# Courts
# Courts

Man sentenced for punching pregnant partner in the face

May 25th 2016, 6:36 PM 20,346 Views 16 Comments

He will spend almost two years in prison.

# pregnant - Sunday 24 April, 2016

This Dad-to-be's lovely Facebook tribute to his pregnant fiancée is going insanely viral
# Baby On Board
From The Daily Edge
# Baby On Board

This Dad-to-be's lovely Facebook tribute to his pregnant fiancée is going insanely viral

Apr 24th 2016, 1:45 PM 9,615 Views 7 Comments

“Make her feel like she is a damn queen.”

# pregnant - Friday 1 April, 2016

Louise McSharry has just revealed she's pregnant 'against the odds'
# Louise McSharry
From The Daily Edge
# Louise McSharry

Louise McSharry has just revealed she's pregnant 'against the odds'

Apr 1st 2016, 8:51 AM 52,328 Views 19 Comments

McSharry underwent treatment for cancer, significantly lowering her chance of conceiving.

# pregnant - Sunday 13 March, 2016

This photo is going viral for showing how pregnancy looks different for every woman
# Bumpy Ride
# Bumpy Ride

This photo is going viral for showing how pregnancy looks different for every woman

Mar 13th 2016, 7:30 PM 187,567 Views 68 Comments

No two pregnant women are the same.

This photo is going viral for showing how pregnancy looks different for every woman
# Bumpy Ride
From The Daily Edge
# Bumpy Ride

This photo is going viral for showing how pregnancy looks different for every woman

Mar 13th 2016, 2:42 PM 13,671 Views 4 Comments

No two pregnant ladies are the same.

# pregnant - Thursday 3 March, 2016

'I walk the streets every day while heavily pregnant because I have nowhere to go'
# Homeless
# Homeless

'I walk the streets every day while heavily pregnant because I have nowhere to go'

Mar 3rd 2016, 3:48 PM 39,327 Views 97 Comments

Christina was married with a daughter. She had a law degree and a good job, but was made redundant.

# pregnant - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Call me a selfish criminal and a murderer if you want, but having an abortion was right for me
# Opinion
# Opinion

Call me a selfish criminal and a murderer if you want, but having an abortion was right for me

Feb 17th 2016, 5:00 PM 9,469 Views 325 Comments

I made a decision to abort at seven weeks for many reasons, writes an anonymous contributor.

# pregnant - Friday 29 January, 2016

Poll: Would you give up a seat on public transport for a pregnant woman or elderly person?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you give up a seat on public transport for a pregnant woman or elderly person?

Jan 29th 2016, 9:19 AM 45,162 Views 154 Comments

Some people think it’s an unwritten rule, while others aren’t so sure.

# pregnant - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Man stamped on stomach of pregnant ex-girlfriend because he didn't want to be a father
# London
# London

Man stamped on stomach of pregnant ex-girlfriend because he didn't want to be a father

Dec 17th 2015, 10:59 PM 24,381 Views 61 Comments

The 21-year-old woman lost her baby boy and needed life-saving surgery.

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