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Pregnant moms are generally more vulnerable to viruses and infections, as are newborns. This fact leaves pregnant women, breastfeeding moms, and parents of infants with questions about whether their family is at a higher risk of contracting COVID-19. COVID-19 and pregnancy considerations.
Based on what we know at this time, pregnant people might be at increased risk for severe illness from COVID-19 compared to non-pregnant people. Additionally, there may be an increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes, such as preterm birth, among pregnant people with COVID-19. Resources.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Coronavirus (COVID-19): A hub for the latest information on what everyone needs to know about the coronavirus and COVID-19. Pregnancy & Breastfeeding: More information about COVID-19, pregnancy, and breastfeeding.; Prevent Getting Sick: Learn how the virus spreads and how to protect yourself and your family. Based on what we know at this time, pregnant people might be at increased risk for severe illness from COVID-19 compared to non-pregnant people.
Additionally, there may be an increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes, such as preterm birth, among pregnant people with COVID-19. Much is still unknown about the risks of COVID-19 to newborns. Most newborns who have tested positive for COVID-19 had mild or no symptoms and have recovered fully. However, there are a few reports of newborns with severe illness. Based on limited reports, adverse infant outcomes (e.g., preterm birth) have been reported among infants born to mothers positive for COVID-19 during pregnancy.
Discuss COVID-19 with your healthcare provider if you have questions or concerns. It is also important that your baby goes to well-baby checks and receives vaccinations on schedule. Talk to your baby’s pediatrician if you are concerned about COVID-19 for your baby. Most women who get COVID-19 during pregnancy do quite well with minimal complications. ACOG believes the benefits of breastfeeding outweigh the small risk of transmission. (COVID-19) baby, toddler, and young child FAQs: Medical experts answer your questions.
Does COVID-19 affect infants? This is a new virus and not enough is known yet about how it affects babies or pregnant women. It is possible for people of any age to be infected with the virus, but so far there have been relatively few cases of COVID-19 reported among children and none in babies.
Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) and Breastfeeding If you are breastfeeding and have symptoms of or confirmed COVID-19, take steps to avoid spreading the virus to your baby: Wash your hands before touching your baby Wear a cloth face covering, if possible, while feeding at the breast. 1 day ago · It has been shown that COVID-19 can cause foetal distress, miscarriage, respiratory distress and preterm delivery in pregnant women but it does not infect newborns.
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|from What To Expect The 1st Year [rev Edition]|
|from Breastfeeding and Human Lactation|
|from Clinical Paediatric Dietetics|
|from Breastfeeding: A Guide for the Medical Profession|
|from Medications and Mothers’ Milk 2017|
|from Anthropology and Public Health: Bridging Differences in Culture and Society|
|from Breastfeeding and Human Lactation|
|from Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal-Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice|
|from Blackwell’s Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Ruminant|