Egypt expands in launching awareness campaigns to reduce c-section deliveries

Wed, 26 Oct 2022 - 06:28 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population confirmed the keenness of the political leadership to pay attention to the family planning issue, through specific strategies and standards.

Pics: 2 babies born to mothers with coronavirus in Egypt

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 - 11:13 GMT

Egyptian Health Minister Hala Zayed in March considered pregnant women at a higher risk of complications if they contracted the deadly virus.

Sisi launches campaign to care for pregnant women, unborn babies

Mon, 30 Dec 2019 - 12:18 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi instructed the health ministry to launch next January an initiative to care for the health of pregnant women and protect the transmission of diseases to their unborn babies, the Presidency said in a statement.

Blood test may predict premature birth

Sat, 09 Jun 2018 - 07:00 GMT

US and Danish researchers said Thursday they have developed an inexpensive blood test that may predict with up to 80 percent accuracy whether a pregnant woman will give birth prematurely.

El Salvador scraps controversial law allowing pregnant minors to wed

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 08:43 GMT

El Salvador lawmakers on Thursday unanimously voted to abolish a controversial, 23-year-old law that allowed men to marry underage girls they had impregnated.

Ramadan Around the Clock: Hoda Zakaria, Reporter

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 - 12:25 GMT

This year Hoda Zakaria will be experiencing Ramadan .

Beyonce gives birth to twins: celebrity news websites

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 - 08:10 GMT

U.S. singer Beyonce has given birth to twins in Los Angeles, several celebrity news websites reported on Saturdayز

6 genuine gifts for your pregnant friend

Mon, 08 May 2017 - 02:41 GMT

Confused whether to get your pregnant friend something baby related, mother related or even house related; here are 6 of the best gift ideas you can buy her.