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New Study Finds That Exercise During Pregnancy Increases The Benefits Of Breast Milk

We all know about the numerous benefits of both breastfeeding and exercise, but did you know that these two seemingly unrelated subjects actually have a positive correlation? Recently, researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and College of Medicine found that exercise during pregnancy increases a compound in breast milk that reduces a baby’s lifelong risks of severe health

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Transmission Of COVID-19 During Childbirth Is Uncommon, According To New Study

It’s no secret that COVID-19 has profoundly impacted how we live our lives. From social distancing to working from home and keeping up with the ever-changing data, it’s safe to say, we’re all trying our best to stay informed and make educated decisions for ourselves and our families. One demographic in particular who has been especially impacted by the looming

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UNICEF: Breastfeeding With COVID19- Benefits Outweigh The Risk

Since the onset of the COVID19 outbreak, organizations such as the World Health Organization and the Centers For Disease Control have been grappling with whether or not breastfeeding mothers should be encouraged to continue nursing. Unfortunately, these critical conversations often came with some conflicting viewpoints, making it difficult for mothers to make an informed decision for themselves and their families.

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A Disproportionate Number Of Black Mothers Are Dying In The Hands Of The Healthcare System

As we come together as a nation and begin dismantling the grips of systemic racism, it is becoming increasingly important to evaluate ALL areas in which such injustices still exist. One surprising domain that continues to perpetuate racially-biased despair subsists within the walls of our hospitals. This inequity is made evident by the alarming rate in which black mothers die

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