The coronavirus pandemic has had a profound effect on pregnancies and birth rates. Just not what we expected. Photo: Shutterstock The coronavirus pandemic has had a profound effect on pregnancies and birth rates. Just not what we expected. Photo: Shutterstock
The coronavirus pandemic has had a profound effect on pregnancies and birth rates. Just not what we expected. Photo: Shutterstock
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The coronavirus pandemic has affected pregnancies and birth rates. You may be surprised at what has actually happened

  • Coronavirus lockdowns, no holidays, everyone stuck at home: it seems like a recipe for a birth spike
  • That prediction never came to pass; with fewer pregnancies, and, for some reason, fewer premature births

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The coronavirus pandemic has had a profound effect on pregnancies and birth rates. Just not what we expected. Photo: Shutterstock The coronavirus pandemic has had a profound effect on pregnancies and birth rates. Just not what we expected. Photo: Shutterstock
The coronavirus pandemic has had a profound effect on pregnancies and birth rates. Just not what we expected. Photo: Shutterstock
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