on 22 September 2021
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published a report on safety, equity and engagement in maternity services that highlights the need for maternity safety improvements to be prioritised.
on 02 December 2021
In the UK, COVID-19 booster vaccines will be available to all over 18s the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has announced, which has been welcomed by the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) and the Royal College of Obstetricians ...
on 25 November 2021
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published updated guidance on miscarriage, stating that women at a high risk of pregnancy loss should be offered the hormone drug progesterone.
on 18 November 2021
A study by researchers at Rutgers School of Public Health has shown that women who suffer from maternal depression following childbirth are economically and financially affected up to 15 years later.
on 05 November 2021
The Avoiding Brain Injury in Childbirth (ABC) programme, in partnership with the Royal College of Midwives (RCM), the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) and THIS Institute, has received and extra £3 million in funding.
on 27 October 2021
A study by researchers in China have found that pregnant women who contracted COVID-19 in early pregnancy had ‘less severe’ symptoms than pregnant women who contracted it later in pregnancy.