New York State declares war on life

New York State's Reproductive Health Act, under the guise of progressiveness and liberality, is in truth a regressive act of intolerance toward the state's religious communities.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 1/29/2019, 9:56 AM

Fewer Israeli women having abortions

Israeli statistics bureau says rate of abortions continues to fall, less than half abortion rate 30 years ago.David Rosenberg, 12/18/2018, 2:49 PM

Irish woman discovered she was pregnant at 37 weeks

An Irish student discovered she was pregnant three weeks before her due date. Now, she can't imagine a world without her son.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2018, 1:32 PM

Netherlands: Eleven babies die in failed trial

Dutch hospital quits clinical trial after babies whose mothers took generic Viagra died.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2018, 2:58 PM

Tragedy at Sheba Hospital

Mother and fetus die at hospital in central Israel of acute infection. The woman, in her 40s, was in 23rd week of pregnancy.Ido ben Porat, 12/20/2017, 6:24 PM

Woman refuses fetal monitor - and the baby dies

Woman refuses fetal monitoring on Shabbat, discovers when Shabbat ends that her fetus died.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/25/2017, 8:21 AM

Expectant mother, baby saved on eve of Rosh Hashana

Woman rushed to hospital with preeclampsia. Baby delivered 1 and a half months early.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2017, 6:13 PM

Court rules employers can fire pregnant women

A Be'er Sheva Labor Court ruled that women whose contacts are for specific projects for less than one year can be fired by employers.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/21/2016, 9:54 AM

Watch: Pregnant Israeli reporter shames London Underground users

Channel 10 reporter shows how London Underground commuters refuse to give up their seat to a 9-month pregnant woman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2016, 4:10 AM

Much More Than a Womb for Rent

One woman's odyssey through gestational surrogacy in Israel.Judy Simon, 10/16/2015, 6:32 AM

Bill: Third-Trimester Pregnant Women to Park in Handicap Spots

Parliamentary adviser to Labor MK inspires bill to ease the lives of women in their last trimester of pregnancy.Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2015, 9:47 PM

Israeli Hospital Saves Lives of Two Pregnant Women from Gaza

Israel continues to overlook politics to save the lives of Palestinian Arabs.Tova Dvorin, 2/18/2014, 4:32 PM

NGO: 'C'tee Robs From the Sick to Fund Abortions'

Pro-life 'Efrat' attacks govt. committee decision to fund free abortions for pregnancies with no health risk, 'money stolen from sick.'Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2014, 7:13 AM

Knesset Committee: Mandatory AIDS Testing For Pregnant Women

Israel AIDS Task Force tests all Knesset MKs in push to mandate HIV screeningsTova Dvorin, 11/25/2013, 10:18 PM

"Expecting Mothers Should Take Polio Immunizations"

Pregnant women can take the polio vaccination without fear, according to Bnei Brak Medical Center.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/19/2013, 3:30 PM

Woman Sets Medical History, Twice, in Birth without Cervix

Second Israeli record as woman gives birth twice with no cervix.Maayana Miskin, 6/19/2013, 8:41 AM

Woman Combat Officer Finishes ‘Beret March’ while Pregnant

Women combat officers are common in the IDF, but one commander went one better – training soldiers while eight months pregnant. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/12/2012, 5:58 PM

Pregnant Woman Dies of Swine Flu, Healthy Fetus Delivered

A pregnant woman who was hospitalized a month ago with the H1N1 swine flu has died. Her healthy baby was delivered and sent home. Malkah Fleisher, 12/28/2009, 9:55 PM

Israeli Researchers: Anti-Nausea Pregnancy Drug Safe for Fetus

An Israeli study found the anti-nausea drug metoclopramide does not significantly affect fetuses.Yehudah Lev Kay, 6/15/2009, 7:33 AM