Tag: toxoplasmosis

Preventing infections during pregnancy

Preventing infections during pregnancy

February is International Prenatal Infection Prevention month. Here are some ways that you can try to prevent infections during pregnancy. Wash you ...
“Spread Prevention, Not the Infection” during Pregnancy: Toxoplasmosis

“Spread Prevention, Not the Infection” during Pregnancy: Toxoplasmosis

This year the theme of  National Birth Defects Prevention Month is Prevent to Protect. This week we will be posting a series of guest posts from Mothe ...
Wash your hands for National Handwashing Awareness Week

Wash your hands for National Handwashing Awareness Week

The easiest way to stop the spread of germs is to wash your hands. You should wash your hands before and after many activities, such as when you are p ...
Can you prevent infections during pregnancy?

Can you prevent infections during pregnancy?

There are some infections that you can get either before or during pregnancy that may cause complications for you and your baby. You can’t always prev ...
Let someone else clean Mr. Whisker’s litter box when you’re pregnant

Let someone else clean Mr. Whisker’s litter box when you’re pregnant

We often receive emails from pregnant women concerned about their cat and his litter box. Dirty cat litter might contain a harmful parasite called Tox ...