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Pregnancy

Coping with a premature baby

A premature baby is one born before 37 weeks. A baby born between 28 to 37 weeks can survive, provided appropriate care is provided; the organs would have...

Radiographer invents portable scanner to...

The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends at least one ultrasound scan before 24 weeks' gestation and eight total prenatal visits for expecting mothers....

Tips to keep you fit during pregnancy

According to the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regular exercises can help protect pregnant women from developing gestational diabetes...

Week 34 of pregnancy reduces breast cancer...

Previous research has highlighted how women under the age of 30 can reduce their risk of contracting breast cancer later in life by having a baby.

Men urged to support wives during pregnancy...

“Pregnancy and the events surrounding it are generally viewed as feminine issues, exclusively for women."

Men in refugee camps to play role in family...

The men would also be interested in disseminating information about maternal and child nutrition.

The migrant babies born at sea

There are many elements of a tortuous sea crossing that can push pregnant women travelling aboard crammed vessels into labour.

Poor diet delays pregnancy, curbs fertility:...

And women who consumed fast foods took an extra month to become pregnant.

Health facilities lack drugs to manage preeclampsia...

Preeclampsia is a pregnancy complication that causes high blood pressure, kidney damage, and other problems.

'Nearly all maternal deaths occur in developing...

“In order for us to reduce maternal mortality, women should be given an opportunity to easily have access to quality services from health facilities."...

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Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

The health minister, Dr Ruth Aceng, urged health workers to use the new facilities to save the newborns.