Several Countries Suspend Use of AstraZeneca Vaccine

March 15, 2021 — A number of nations have paused using the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine because of reports the vaccine might be linked to blood clots.Germany, France, Italy, and Spain have become the latest countries to suspend using the vaccine, joining Ireland, Denmark, Thailand, the Netherlands, Norway, Iceland, Congo, and Bulgaria.AstraZeneca issued a statement saying…

Your Prepregnancy Weight Matters

Women who’ve never paid attention to the scale need to be more numbers conscious during pregnancy. Doctors have long recommended checks on weight gain during pregnancy. Yet according to research, the weight you carry into your pregnancy matters even more than how much you put on during it. Going into your pregnancy overweight or obese…