REUTERS: PM Johnson's fiancée gives birth to boy amid coronavirus crisis

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Release date: 29/4/2020

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“This birth would be counted as premature,” said Alexander Heazell, professor of obstetrics at the University of Manchester.

A review of SARS-1 and COVID cases suggested that the preterm birth rate was about double the normal rate, he added.

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TitlePM Johnson's fiancée gives birth to boy amid coronavirus crisis
Media name/outletReuters
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/04/20
Description“This birth would be counted as premature,” said Alexander Heazell, professor of obstetrics at the University of Manchester.

A review of SARS-1 and COVID cases suggested that the preterm birth rate was about double the normal rate, he added.
URLhttps://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-johnson-baby/pm-johnsons-fiance-gives-birth-to-boy-amid-coronavirus-crisis-idUKKCN22B14Z
PersonsAlexander Heazell