Canada’s expectant mothers say they are juggling a wider range of challenges than ever in their pandemic pregnancies.
Research shows that pregnant women are at higher risk of damaging outcomes if they get COVID-19, and the vaccine’s effect on pregnant and breastfeeding women is unclear.
Those anticipating a pandemic baby boom, from couples spending more time at home, might be in for a surprise.
Evidence from the Brookings Institute in the United States suggests there could be a COVID baby bust — that job losses in devastated economies will lead to fewer births.
Ross Lord spoke with expectant moms about their unexpected challenges.
For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca/news/7537391/pregnancy-covid-19-pandemic-canada-mothers/
Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc
Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ
Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt
Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB
#coronavirus #COVID19 #GlobalNews