There are more than 2,500 pregnant women with COVID-19 in
Russia, reports TASS. Of these, 2,035 women confirmed the diagnosis in all
The coronavirus has already been detected in 816 pregnant
women in Moscow. In Russia, in case of a positive coronavirus test result,
women will have to give birth in a mask, which makes breathing difficult.
Photo gallery: Brave pregnant women who are expecting
babies during a pandemic
Pregnancy during the Covid-19 pandemic is dangerous for both
mother and child. Russian doctors argue that the virus can be transmitted to
the baby through the blood that passes through the mother's and baby's vascular
system. Nevertheless, doctors emphasize that newborns can catch the infection
after giving birth - it is not yet possible to determine when the virus was
Around the world, quarantine is unlikely to increase
fertility, say Italian scientists. And even those who felt the desire to become
parents during the quarantine are not in a hurry to realize a new dream.