Tag: pregnant women

An update on the Zika virus – how to protect yourself

An update on the Zika virus – how to protect yourself

It’s all over the news. Here’s what you need to know to about the Zika virus. Understand Zika If you become infected with Zika during pregnancy ...
A flu shot during pregnancy can protect you and your baby

A flu shot during pregnancy can protect you and your baby

In recognition of CDC’s National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW), March of Dimes is participating in a blog relay with a “Focus on the Family” theme ...
Is unpasteurized milk safe?

Is unpasteurized milk safe?

Raw milk and milk products from cows, goats, and sheep can transmit life-threatening bacterial infections. In a new policy statement, the American Aca ...

What’s WIC?

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children - better known as the WIC Program - serves to safeguard the health of low- ...