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Women exposed to high levels of PFAS more likely to stop breastfeeding early

Women exposed to high levels of PFAS more likely to stop breastfeeding early

COVID-19 pandemic may have made women think twice about expanding their families, study shows

COVID-19 pandemic may have made women think twice about expanding their families, study shows

Saliva test to screen for leading infectious cause of infant hearing loss was feasible and well-received

Saliva test to screen for leading infectious cause of infant hearing loss was feasible and well-received

Pew announces support for the 2021 class of Innovation Fund investigators

Pew announces support for the 2021 class of Innovation Fund investigators

Pregnancy complications with COVID-19

Pregnancy complications with COVID-19

Study introduces new surgical procedure to treat patients with congenital intestinal malrotation

Study introduces new surgical procedure to treat patients with congenital intestinal malrotation

Prenatal ultrafine PM exposure has adverse effects on children’s health, development

Prenatal ultrafine PM exposure has adverse effects on children’s health, development

Active management strategy helps women with early, nonviable pregnancies of unknown location

Active management strategy helps women with early, nonviable pregnancies of unknown location

BU researchers win NIH grant to examine the impact of COVID-19 vaccines on menstruation

BU researchers win NIH grant to examine the impact of COVID-19 vaccines on menstruation

Enzyme appears to be a major driver of dangerous pregnancy complication

Enzyme appears to be a major driver of dangerous pregnancy complication

New method facilitates the identification of young people at risk of sexual ill health

New method facilitates the identification of young people at risk of sexual ill health

Behavioral change strategies could help curb short birth spacing in Africa

Behavioral change strategies could help curb short birth spacing in Africa

V-safe: How everyday people help the CDC track covid vaccine safety with their phones

V-safe: How everyday people help the CDC track covid vaccine safety with their phones

Maternal SARS-CoV-2 vaccination in early-third trimester may optimize neonatal seroprotection

Maternal SARS-CoV-2 vaccination in early-third trimester may optimize neonatal seroprotection

Researchers find evidence that exercise during pregnancy benefits mothers and their offspring

Researchers find evidence that exercise during pregnancy benefits mothers and their offspring

Sepsis during pregnancy linked to higher odds of complications surrounding childbirth

Sepsis during pregnancy linked to higher odds of complications surrounding childbirth

CDC awards more than $300 million funding to support CHWs fighting COVID-19

CDC awards more than $300 million funding to support CHWs fighting COVID-19

Telemedicine abortions offer cheaper options but may also undermine critical clinics

Telemedicine abortions offer cheaper options but may also undermine critical clinics

Pregnant women with a history of 'leaky' heart valves more likely to experience complications

Pregnant women with a history of 'leaky' heart valves more likely to experience complications

Should pregnant women be vaccinated against COVID-19?

Should pregnant women be vaccinated against COVID-19?