The FDA and EPA have issued advice on how much and what kind of fish to eat when pregnant or breastfeeding and in children.
Researchers compared maternal and perinatal outcomes in US pregnant patients with cirrhosis, noncirrhotic chronic liver disease (CLD), and without CLD.
Rates of anxiety and depression have increased during the pandemic and are linked to preeclampsia risk, making screening for mental health conditions at prenatal visits essential.
Established CVD risk factors account for 57% and 84% of the increased rate of CVD for patients with hypertensive disorders of pregnancy including preeclampsia and gestational hypertension.
The study authors sought to examine whether adhering to the Mediterranean diet will lower the risk of preeclampsia, including in Black patients.
The likelihood of screening for postpartum depression was associated with negative COVID-19 experiences and higher interpersonal racism.
In 2012, 332 babies were born infected with syphilis. In 2021, that number had climbed nearly sevenfold, to at least 2268.
Maternal mortality rate was higher for non-Hispanic Black women vs non-Hispanic Whites and Hispanics, and increased with age.