Medicine in the USA: why the prices for the same services can vary greatly

No one really knows how much medical care costs, and many people receive unexpected medical bills of thousands of dollars, writes CBS News. When Miriam Harper was 12 weeks pregnant when she lost her baby. The emotional state after the miscarriage was quite difficult. ...

Maternity Tourism: US restricted entry for pregnant women

The US Department of State has promulgated new rules to prohibit pregnant women from entering the United States for childbirth. Writes about this BBC. The rule went into effect on Friday, January 24 and is intended to suppress so-called maternity tourism. According to this rule, pregnant women ...

Missouri hospital is experiencing a baby boom: 36 nurses got pregnant at the same time

Kansas City, Missouri, is experiencing a mini baby boom, with Children's Mercy Hospital at its epicenter. This year, 36 nurses working in the intensive care unit were simultaneously pregnant at this hospital, according to CBS News. Surprisingly enough, they all got pregnant without ...

California Governor invites women from other regions to abortion

California Governor Gavin Newsom spoke to women who want to have an abortion but live in states where they are prohibited: "Come to California." On Friday, May 31st, Newsom published a proclamation. It talks about easy access to abortion in his state, in ...

In Chicago, found the body of a missing pregnant girl without a child

The body of a 19-year-old woman who disappeared three weeks ago in her ninth month of pregnancy was found on the southwest side of Chicago. According to the county medical examination office, Marlene Ochoa-Lopez died of suffocation. Her death was ruled a murder. The publication reports that the fetus was cut from the mother. ...

'We are drinking something': 15 nurses became pregnant at the same time in the hospital

The first of them is expected to give birth in April. At the New York University hospital, 15 employees turned out to be pregnant at once. All of them work as nurses and physician assistants in the maternity ward and intensive care unit for newborns, writes Segodnya. The first of them is expected to give birth in ...

On the verge of fiction: doctors operated on an unborn child

A woman in the UK underwent so-called 'fetal reconstitution' surgery after learning of her child's diagnosis of spina bifida, a birth defect that affects the spine. In December, Bethan Simpson of Maldon was informed that her unborn daughter Eloise had a cleft ...

In Arizona, a nurse at the clinic was arrested, where a patient lying in a coma gave birth to a child

Police in Phoenix, Arizona, arrested a 36-year-old nurse at the clinic, one of whose patients unexpectedly gave birth to a baby. This case is unusual in that the 29-year-old mother of the newborn has been in a coma for 14 years and is completely incapacitated. The boy was born on December 29, 2018. ...

In the US, recorded the spread of unexplained disease

Specialists from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have found that the incidence of gastroschisis, a birth defect in which intestines or other organs fall out of the abdomen, has increased in the United States. Doctors attribute this to an increase in the use of painkillers, but others are also possible ...

How Belarusian helps American mothers during pregnancy and childbirth

The mother of four children and professional doula Elizaveta Schaefer from Belarus, who has been helping women in childbirth for many years, told the KYKY project about how to give birth in the States and Europe, how much it costs, why they put inflatable baths in American wards and how ...

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