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Study: COVID vaccine protects pregnant mother and fetus

Study: COVID vaccine protects pregnant mother and fetus

Hadassah Ein Kerem and Hebrew University study finds women, unborn children develop the same antibodies when the mother is vaccinated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2021 20:39
26-year-old new mother dies of coronavirus

26-year-old new mother dies of coronavirus

First-time mother, 26, dies of coronavirus after delivering baby via C-section.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2021 12:27
Beilinson Hospital: Three new mothers out of danger, breathing independently

Beilinson Hospital: Three new mothers out of danger, breathing independently

Beilinson Hospital announces three formerly-pregnant coronavirus patients are now breathing independently, 2 of the newborns are in NICU.Yoni Kempinski, 13/03/2021 23:57
Fetus, 36 weeks gestation, dies of coronavirus in utero

Fetus, 36 weeks gestation, dies of coronavirus in utero

Hospital delivers coronavirus-positive woman after examination shows fetus to have died in utero.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/02/2021 21:37
Uncle of deceased woman: 'I despise all those who say not to get vaccinated'

Uncle of deceased woman: 'I despise all those who say not to get vaccinated'

Uncle of pregnant mother who died of coronavirus demands answers from anti-vaxxers. 'Look these children in the eyes and answer them.'103FM, 22/02/2021 13:29
Fetus dies after contracting coronavirus in utero

Fetus dies after contracting coronavirus in utero

Young mother, 29, delivers stillborn after contracting coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2021 10:36
Health expert: Vaccine not dangerous for pregnant women, babies

Health expert: Vaccine not dangerous for pregnant women, babies

Child development specialist Prof. Asher Ornoy says COVID more dangerous to pregnant women, vaccine does not pose health risk.Shimon Cohen, 11/02/2021 17:10
Batsheva's miracle: "An exciting day, patience paid off'

Batsheva's miracle: "An exciting day, patience paid off'

After weeks of prolonged hospitalization in COVID wards, Batsheva Baruch was released to her home at week 34 of her pregnancy.Orly Harari, 08/02/2021 20:38
Health Ministry: No vaccine restrictions for pregnant women

Health Ministry: No vaccine restrictions for pregnant women

Ministry states there is no evidence COVID vaccine can cause harm to pregnant women, continues to recommend pregnant women get vaccinated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/02/2021 20:30
WHO: Pregnant women can receive COVID-19 vaccine

WHO: Pregnant women can receive COVID-19 vaccine

WHO updates guidelines, removing recommendation against giving coronavirus vaccine to pregnant women.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2021 00:04
Paramedic tells of miracle: The circumcision that almost wasn't

Paramedic tells of miracle: The circumcision that almost wasn't

EMT who rescues pregnant woman is asked by the family to perform the circumcision of the infant whose life he helped save.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2021 14:19
Is the British variant of COVID-19 more dangerous for pregnant women?

Is the British variant of COVID-19 more dangerous for pregnant women?

Health Ministry sequencing finding most pregnant women hospitalized with coronavirus to have been infected with British mutation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/01/2021 19:34
Expert warns: For pregnant women, coronavirus raises risk of premature birth

Expert warns: For pregnant women, coronavirus raises risk of premature birth

Prof. Moshe Ben Ami, head of OB dep't at northern hospital, says COVID-19 carries risk of premature birth, but no reason to stop nursing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2020 17:53
Large study: Smoking increases risk for gestational diabetes

Large study: Smoking increases risk for gestational diabetes

Pregnant smokers at higher risk for gestational diabetes, Hebrew University study finds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/12/2019 11:59
Successful CPR on woman 39 weeks pregnant saves mom and baby

Successful CPR on woman 39 weeks pregnant saves mom and baby

Father: 'You saved my wife’s life and my son’s, and, in truth, mine as well, as I’m not sure I would have survived this had they both died.'Mordechai Sones, 10/10/2019 14:59
Haredi rabbi: Don't do ultrasounds during pregnancy

Haredi rabbi: Don't do ultrasounds during pregnancy

Rabbi Shalom Cohen, President of the 'Council of Torah Sages,' says waiting for the doctor means there's going to be a blow afterwards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/07/2019 15:02
New study proves intestinal bacteria grow in pregnant women

New study proves intestinal bacteria grow in pregnant women

Bar-Ilan researchers discover that bacteria 'sense' pregnancy and the need to assist babies in breaking down the sugar in mother's milk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/04/2019 10:10
New York State declares war on life

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, 29/01/2019 09:56
Fewer Israeli women having abortions

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, 18/12/2018 14:49
Irish woman discovered she was pregnant at 37 weeks

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, 13/09/2018 13:32
Netherlands: Eleven babies die in failed trial

Netherlands: Eleven babies die in failed trial

Dutch hospital quits clinical trial after babies whose mothers took generic Viagra died.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2018 14:58
Tragedy at Sheba Hospital

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, 20/12/2017 18:24
Woman refuses fetal monitor - and the baby dies

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, 25/10/2017 08:21
Expectant mother, baby saved on eve of Rosh Hashana

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, 24/09/2017 18:13
Court rules employers can fire pregnant women

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, 21/02/2016 09:54
Israeli reporter shames London Underground users

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, 14/02/2016 04:10
Much More Than a Womb for Rent

Much More Than a Womb for Rent

One woman's odyssey through gestational surrogacy in Israel.Judy Simon, 16/10/2015 06:32
Bill: Pregnant Women to Park in Handicap Spots

Bill: 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, 18/05/2015 21:47
Hospital Saves Lives of Two Pregnant Gazan Women

Hospital Saves Lives of Two Pregnant Gazan Women

Israel continues to overlook politics to save the lives of Palestinian Arabs.Tova Dvorin, 18/02/2014 16:32
NGO: 'C'tee Robs From the Sick to Fund Abortions'

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, 01/01/2014 07:13
Knesset Committee: Mandatory AIDS Testing By 2015

Knesset Committee: Mandatory AIDS Testing By 2015

Israel AIDS Task Force tests all Knesset MKs in push to mandate HIV screeningsTova Dvorin, 25/11/2013 22:18
"Expecting Mothers Should Get Immunized"

"Expecting Mothers Should Get Immunized"

Pregnant women can take the polio vaccination without fear, according to Bnei Brak Medical Center.Kochava Rozenbaum , 19/08/2013 15:30
Woman Sets Medical History, Twice

Woman Sets Medical History, Twice

Second Israeli record as woman gives birth twice with no cervix.Maayana Miskin, 19/06/2013 08:41
Combat Officer Runs with Soldiers while Pregnant

Combat Officer Runs with Soldiers 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, 12/08/2012 17:58
Pregnant Woman Dies of Swine Flu

Pregnant Woman Dies of Swine Flu

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, 28/12/2009 21:55
Pregnancy Drug Safe for Fetus

Pregnancy Drug Safe for Fetus

An Israeli study found the anti-nausea drug metoclopramide does not significantly affect fetuses.Yehudah Lev Kay, 15/06/2009 07:33