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Breastfeeding: The Benefits For Mother and Child

Posted on: 07/8/22

The miracle of birth comes with a multitude of new experiences, emotions, and decisions–one of which is breastfeeding your baby.  But did you know both the World Health Organization and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months–as well as regular breastfeeding for a year or longer?  Let’s take a […]


COVID-19 Infection and Vaccination during Pregnancy Summary

Posted on: 12/16/20

COVID-19 Infection and Vaccination during Pregnancy Summary Currently, available data suggests that symptomatic pregnant patients with COVID-19 are at increased risk of more severe illness compared with non-pregnant peers. Even though the risk for severe COVID-19 is low, these data indicate an increased risk of need for ICU admission and ventilatory support in pregnant women […]