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Placentas from COVID-19-positive pregnant women show injury

Placentas from COVID-19-positive pregnant women show injury

Placentas from COVID-19-positive pregnant women show injury Placentas from COVID-19-positive pregnant women show injury The fetal side of a placenta from a patient with coronavirus, connected to the umbilical cord. Evidence of the disease process in the placenta is not visible in this photo. Credit: Northwestern University The placentas from …

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    Should infants be separated from COVID-19-positive mothers?

    Should infants be separated from COVID-19-positive mothers? 1

    Credit: CC0 Public Domain In a new commentary, Alison Stuebe, MD, President of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine, addresses the risks and benefits of separating infants from COVID-19-positive mothers following birth. Although multiple public health organizations recommended keeping mothers and infants together, the United States’ Centers for Disease Control and …

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