A couple rides a bicycle at a Han River Park in Seoul. Photo: Reuters A couple rides a bicycle at a Han River Park in Seoul. Photo: Reuters
A couple rides a bicycle at a Han River Park in Seoul. Photo: Reuters

South Korea

‘Prepare food, underwear’: Seoul city’s advice to pregnant women riles citizens

  • City government removes guidelines telling expectant mums to prepare enough food, toilet paper and underwear for their husbands before giving birth in hospital
  • Other tips included doing the housework to maintain weight after delivering, sparking an angry petition signed by more than 20,000 people

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A couple rides a bicycle at a Han River Park in Seoul. Photo: Reuters A couple rides a bicycle at a Han River Park in Seoul. Photo: Reuters
A couple rides a bicycle at a Han River Park in Seoul. Photo: Reuters
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