Category: Coronavirus

Vaccine safety and the new COVID-19 vaccine

Vaccine safety and the new COVID-19 vaccine

We’ve reached new milestones in the fight against COVID-19: Two vaccines to protect people against the COVID-19 virus have received emergency use ...
Holiday food safety when you’re pregnant

Holiday food safety when you’re pregnant

Sometimes people try new or different foods during the holidays or taste things as they prepare a recipe. But not every food is safe to eat durin ...
Holidays in the NICU during the COVID-19 pandemic

Holidays in the NICU during the COVID-19 pandemic

The holiday season is a time full of cheer for many families, but this year the COVID-19 pandemic has changed so much. You may be worried about y ...
Tips for a safe and happy holiday season during COVID-19

Tips for a safe and happy holiday season during COVID-19

After many months of social distancing, it’s natural to want to reconnect with loved ones for the holidays. But COVID-19 is still a real danger, ...
New recommendations about traveling during the COVID-19 pandemic

New recommendations about traveling during the COVID-19 pandemic

The fall and winter holidays are popular times to travel. However, traveling can increase your chance of getting and spreading the coronavirus di ...
The COVID-19 crisis is worse for some racial and ethnic groups

The COVID-19 crisis is worse for some racial and ethnic groups

Ongoing research about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues to find that some racial and ethnic groups are getting and dying from the vir ...
COVID-19 and preterm birth: What do we know?

COVID-19 and preterm birth: What do we know?

More research is needed on how COVID-19 affects pregnant people. But pregnant people have a higher risk of serious illness from COVID-19 compared ...
New Study about COVID-19 and the placenta

New Study about COVID-19 and the placenta

Because COVID-19 is a new disease, we’re still learning about how it can affect pregnant people and babies. A recent research study published in ...
Why you should get a flu shot this year

Why you should get a flu shot this year

It’s flu season. Because the coronavirus (COVID-19) is still spreading throughout the country, this year it’s more important than ever to get the ...
Everything you need to know about COVID-19 and pregnancy

Everything you need to know about COVID-19 and pregnancy

Because the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a new disease, healthcare providers and medical researchers are still learning about the virus ...