Topic: Pregnancies

3m unplanned pregnancies occur in Pakistan: Bongaarts

ISLAMABAD - About three million occurred pregnancies in Pakistan are unplanned and without using effective methods of birth spacing due to lack of facilities, resulting in preventable maternal and infant deaths.John Bongaarts, Population Council’s Vice-President and distinguished scholar who ...

Anorexic Women Likely Unplanned Pregnancies Study
November 01, 2010, 4:30 am

Anorexic women more likely to have unplanned pregnancies: study

Women suffering from anorexia are much more likely to have unplanned pregnancies and induced abortions than those who don't have the serious eating disorder. Anorexia nervosa is characterised by refusal to maintain a healthy body weight, and an obsessive fear of gaining weight due to a distorted ...