Author: March of Dimes

Know when to seek medical care during pregnancy and after giving birth

Know when to seek medical care during pregnancy and after giving birth

You may be uncomfortable at times during pregnancy. Discomforts like mild back ache and feeling really tired are common and shouldn’t make you wo ...
Preeclampsia and COVID-19: What you need to know

Preeclampsia and COVID-19: What you need to know

Preeclampsia is a serious health condition that can happen after the 20th week of pregnancy or right after birth. Women who have preeclampsia dev ...
Feeding your baby and COVID-19 concerns

Feeding your baby and COVID-19 concerns

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has raised many questions about many things, including how to feed your baby safely. There a ...
Thinking about having a baby?

Thinking about having a baby?

If you’re thinking about having a baby, the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic may have created questions about when it’s safe to become ...
March of Dimes launches new campaign: It Starts With Mom

March of Dimes launches new campaign: It Starts With Mom

The month of May is full of important observances, many related to women and women’s health. For example, Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week r ...
COVID-19 and motherhood: What to ask your health care provider

COVID-19 and motherhood: What to ask your health care provider

The new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has changed so much for all of us. If you’re pregnant, this pandemic has most likely affected you ...
COVID-19, the NICU and your baby

COVID-19, the NICU and your baby

Hospitals and healthcare staff are taking safety measures to prevent the spreading of COVID-19. Even after parents and hospitals, take all the po ...
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 ...