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Why are opioids dangerous?

Why are opioids dangerous?

What are opioids? Opioids are a class of drugs used to reduce pain. Opioids are used as painkillers after an injury or surgery. They’re someti ...
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 ...
Men’s Health Week 2020

Men’s Health Week 2020

Did you know that Men’s Health Week is observed each year the week leading up to Father’s Day. This year it’ll take place from June 15-21. It’s a ...
Confronting hard truths: How systemic racism affects moms and babies

Confronting hard truths: How systemic racism affects moms and babies

Health disparities have existed for a very long time in this country, and unfortunately still do. Health disparities means different groups of pe ...
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 ...
CMV: Common questions

CMV: Common questions

Q. What Is CMV? A. Cytomegalovirus, also called CMV, is a kind of herpesvirus. There are many kinds of herpeviruses. Some are sexually transmitted d ...
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 ...
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 ...