Pregnant women

Painful wait for pregnant women at Tiruchy urban primary health centre

According to officials, the PHC is always crowded because it covers four wards and six sectors of the Tiruchy Corporation.

published on : 13th October 2021

CM KCR is like a 'husband' to pregnant women who availed kit scheme: TRS MLA Thatikonda Rajaiah

Enraged by his analogy, a group of women burnt his effigy at Raghunathpally village in Jangaon district.

published on : 4th October 2021

Vaccinated pregnant women pass high level of antibodies to babies: Study

The research team led by NYU Grossman School of Medicine in the US found that 100 per cent of the infants had protective antibodies at birth.

published on : 23rd September 2021

Pregnant women, new moms get jabbed in Bengaluru

They have to undergo counselling, check-up before vax; beneficiaries monitored for 10 days after vaccination

published on : 16th September 2021

Pregnant women in Kerala not keen to get Covid jabs, experts say don’t delay it

The frequency of calls reduced when people started accepting the vaccine.

published on : 10th September 2021

How Tamil Nadu's Ariyalur district vaccinated all its pregnant residents against Covid-19

The Health Department in Ariyalur has vaccinated 7,187 pregnant women, making the district the first in Tamil Nadu to achieve 100 per cent coverage in inoculating such women.

published on : 30th August 2021

Inquiry ordered after two women die from vaccine-related complications in Kerala

Expecting mother Mahima Mathew in Kottayam and Divya R Nair, 38, in Pathanamthitta died with similar symptoms two weeks after receiving their first dose of Covishield vaccine.

published on : 24th August 2021

Hesitancy and fear rule; only 37% TN pregnant women vaccinated against Covid

Tamil Nadu has vaccinated only 37 per cent of antenatal mothers against Covid-19.

published on : 21st August 2021

Over 2.27 lakh pregnant women inoculated against COVID-19; Tamil Nadu tops chart

Over the last four weeks, Tamil Nadu vaccinated 78,838 pregnant women followed by Andhra Pradesh with 34,228, Odisha with 29,821, Madhya Pradesh with 21,842, according to Ministry data.

published on : 31st July 2021

2.27 lakh pregnant women take Covid jabs in less than a month

The Union Health Ministry had approved inoculations for all pregnant women starting July 2 saying that they can opt for any available vaccines at any point during the pregnancy. 

published on : 30th July 2021

Telangana: No country for pregnant women 

Bad roads, lack of transport and flooding has resulted in pregnant women in Telangana's Agency areas going into labour and giving birth to their babies even before they can reach the hospital.

published on : 28th July 2021

Centre issues fresh recommendations for pregnant, lactating women battling Covid. Check here

The advisory said that while during an active infection, a mother should continue to breastfeed the baby but is advised to keep the baby at a distance of 6 feet from her when she is not breastfeeding.

published on : 26th July 2021

Vaccination of pregnant women begins in Odisha

As per guidelines, the beneficiaries were initially counselled about the benefits of the vaccine and the possible side effects. They were then administered the vaccine following their consent.

published on : 17th July 2021

Pregnant women to be given Covid vaccine priority

The health department has decided to start a campaign called ‘Mathrukavacham’ to give Covid vaccine to all pregnant women on a priority basis. 

published on : 13th July 2021

Covid vaccination of pregnant women to start after July 15 in Odisha

Three vaccines - Covaxin, Covishield and Sputnik V have received approval for restricted use. A pregnant woman, who opts for vaccination, can be vaccinated at any time of pregnancy.

published on : 9th July 2021
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