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The coronavirus poses a significant risk for pregnant women

Pregnant women infected with the coronavirus are at greater risk of having a complicated pregnancy. The immune reaction that starts in the placenta could be the cause. You will also be interested [EN VIDÉO] Long covid: when symptoms last for months Many people have long-term Covid, a form of the disease that can stretch over … Read more

Smoking weed during pregnancy increases the risk of autism

Scientists from the maternity hospital in the Canadian capital Ottawa have evaluated data on cannabis and pregnancy. In doing so, they discovered a potential risk for the babies. As the team led by obstetrician Mark Walker reports in the journal Nature Medicine, the children had a significantly higher risk of developing autism if the mothers … Read more

22-week fetus found in the wastewater system in the Algarve

A 22-week-old, 15-cm-long human fetus was found this Friday in a wastewater filtration system in Vila Real de Santo António, Faro district, a PSP source confirmed. The same source reported that the Public Security Police (PSP) was alerted “at 19:00 on Friday” to an occurrence at the Elevatory Station of the Secondary School of Vila … Read more