Category: Coronavirus

Breast is best, even during the coronavirus crisis

Breast is best, even during the coronavirus crisis

August is National Breastfeeding Month and the last week of the month—August 25 through August 31—is Black Breastfeeding Week. Breast milk is ...
Keeping your baby’s vaccines on track during the pandemic

Keeping your baby’s vaccines on track during the pandemic

During uncertain times like the COVID-19 pandemic, many parents may be worried about how to best protect their babies. But even during the pandem ...
Don’t delay getting vaccinated because of COVID-19

Don’t delay getting vaccinated because of COVID-19

August is National Vaccination Month. It’s important now more than ever not to delay getting vaccinated because of COVID-19 (coronavirus disease-2019 ...
Where is the safest place to deliver your baby during the coronavirus pandemic?

Where is the safest place to deliver your baby during the coronavirus pandemic?

Choosing where to deliver your baby is a personal decision. The COVID-19 (coronavirus) crisis may lead you to rethink that decision. Here is some ...
Becoming a dad during the COVID-19 pandemic

Becoming a dad during the COVID-19 pandemic

Congratulations on becoming a dad! This is an exciting time for you and your family –your baby will be here soon! It's very common to have lots ...
Your feelings after having a baby

Your feelings after having a baby

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is causing a lot of anxiety to pregnant women and new moms. Find out what to do if you are not feeling we ...
What you need to know about coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

What you need to know about coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

Go to CDC.gov/COVID-19 for the most updated information about COVID-19. This content was last updated on July 21, 2020. Based on what we kno ...
How stress related to COVID-19 can affect your pregnancy

How stress related to COVID-19 can affect your pregnancy

For most expectant moms, pregnancy can be an exciting time—and a slightly stressful time. Now, the coronavirus (COVID-19) is creating added stres ...
What if I get sick with COVID-19 during pregnancy?

What if I get sick with COVID-19 during pregnancy?

It’s recommended that all women take extra precautions to keep safe and healthy during pregnancy. But nowadays, pregnant women are taking extra p ...
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 ...