#Pregnancy

.Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
Woman succumbed to COVID-19 seconds after giving birth to her child. (Photo Credit: Representational/Unsplash)

  • Pregnant woman succumbed to COVID-19 after delivering her baby
  • The deceased woman has been identified as Jayalakshmi
  • She died due to severe lung infection

.Singapore
Singapore's fertility rate reached a historic low of 1.1 babies per woman last year. (Photo Credit: Representational/Unsplash)

  • Singapore has banned women from egg freezing 
  • Pressure has been growing on Singapore to lift its ban for some time
  • Women delay pregnancy due to financial considerations and career pressure

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Photo credit: Instagram/ Aakriti Ahuja

  • The couple are expecting their first child together
  • Doing our bit to add to this Baby Boomer generation, wrote Aakriti
  • Aparshakti married Aakriti in September 2014

.United Kingdom
The baby was so big that he wouldn't fit on the weighing scales and needed "two people to lift him out." (Photo Credit: Representational Image/ Unsplash)

  • The newborn, named Zagrys, couldn't fit on the weighing scales
  • On average, newborn babies are 1.5 feet in length
  • Amy said she was expecting a tall baby as the scans had shown he was quite long

.California, USA
For millions of women, their transition into motherhood occurred in the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic. (Picture credit: Unsplash)

  • COVID-19 restrictions disrupted many women’s prenatal care
  • The pandemic forced some mothers to deliver their infants, without family support
  • Expectant parents missed out on many celebrations that commemorate the transition into parenthood

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Naomi Campbell has welcomed her first child, the supermodel announced on Tuesday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@NaomiCampbell)

  • Naomi Campbell has become the mother of a baby girl at the age of 50
  • "A beautiful little blessing has chosen me to be her mother," she wrote on social media
  • The supermodel also shared a photograph of her cradling her daughter's feet

.Delhi, India
Eating certain foods and avoiding others is something you can do yourself to help to increase the chances of pregnancy. (Picture credits: Unsplash)

  • Avoid eating low-fat versions of yogurt, cheese and ice cream, says nutritionist Rujuta Diwekar
  • She also advises adding a pickle or chutney to one of the meals as they help assimiliate Vitamin B12
  • Keep off junk food and packaged food such as like cereals, juices, and biscuits, she adds

.Rabat, Morocco
A Malian woman gave birth to nonuplets in Morocco on Tuesday. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • Mali's government flew Halima Cisse (25) to Morocco for better care
  • The woman initially believed to have been carrying septuplets
  • Cases of women successfully carrying septuplets to term are rare -- and nonuplets even rarer

Actor Lisa Haydon is married to British businessman Dino Lalvani. (Photo credit: Instagram/ @lisahaydon)

  • In an Instagram post, she said that it took her 3 pregnancies to figure out how to dress her bump
  • She also said that in the past her mantra has been “if nothing fits don’t wear it”
  • She also flaunted her growing baby bump in glamorous outfits

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The United States currently has vaccines from Moderna, Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • The generated antibodies were seen passing on to the offspring
  • The study did not include the Johnson & Johnson vaccine
  • Moderna jab presented a higher IgA antibody count, in comparison to Pfizer