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Premature babies and COVID-19: What we know

Premature babies and COVID-19: What we know

At this moment, we have limited information about how the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) may affect premature babies. We are still learning how C ...
Bringing your new baby home during the coronavirus pandemic

Bringing your new baby home during the coronavirus pandemic

Congratulations on your new baby!  Most new parents have many questions about their newborns. Now the questions are different. Here are some ...
Delivering your baby safely during COVID-19

Delivering your baby safely during COVID-19

Your idea of giving birth most likely did not include how to plan for having a baby during a pandemic. While you can’t change your due date, you ...
COVID-19 and communities of color reveal persistent disparities

COVID-19 and communities of color reveal persistent disparities

The new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has affected health systems all around the world. News after news report highlights the impact this p ...
Taking care of your mental health while your baby is in the NICU

Taking care of your mental health while your baby is in the NICU

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has changed the way daily life looks for all of us. For so many families, these are uncertain a ...
March of Dimes position on support during labor and delivery during COVID-19

March of Dimes position on support during labor and delivery during COVID-19

You may have seen some news reports about changes hospitals in the U.S. have made to their labor and delivery policies, in an effort to help prev ...
Expecting during the COVID-19 pandemic

Expecting during the COVID-19 pandemic

Today we hosted a Facebook live event to answer your questions about being pregnant during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you missed it, check it out now! ...
Coronavirus: How to cope with stress and anxiety

Coronavirus: How to cope with stress and anxiety

It’s hard to keep calm when we hear and see so much information about the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19) flashing across our televisions and ...
FAQ’s: Coronavirus and pregnancy

FAQ’s: Coronavirus and pregnancy

Dr. Rahul Gupta, March of Dimes Chief Medical and Health Officer, gave answers to frequently asked questions pregnant women may have about pregna ...
Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can harm your baby

Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can harm your baby

Pregnancy will change your life in many ways. For example, when you become pregnant, what you drink, eat and breathe may change because certain t ...