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Anemia During Pregnancy Increased Among WIC Participants

Prevalence of anemia was higher among non-Hispanic Black or African American women overall and by trimester

Maternal Deaths Up With Pregnancies Complicated by Cancer

U.S. prevalence of pregnancy complicated by cancer increased between 2016 and 2019

Progress Seen in Proportion of Pregnant Persons With Hep C Screening

Percentage undergoing HCV screening test increased from 16.6 percent in quarter 1 of 2011 to 40.6 percent in quarter 2 of 2021

HTN Up 10 Years After Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy

No difference seen in measures of left ventricular structure, global longitudinal strain, diastolic function, arterial stiffness with HDP

In Utero SARS-CoV-2 Exposure Tied to Neurodevelopmental Sequelae

Maternal SARS-CoV-2 positivity during pregnancy linked to greater rate of neurodevelopmental diagnoses in offspring within first year of life

Migraine History Tied to Higher Risk for Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes

Risk driven by hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and preterm births

Mother carry baby girl in wrap sling in park.

Lower Risk of COVID-19 in Infants With Vaccination During Pregnancy

Infants of vaccinated mothers had reduced risk of a positive test; risk was lower during delta versus omicron period

Serotonergic Antidepressants in Pregnancy Not Tied to Neonatal Seizures

Prenatal Exposure to Certain Antiseizure Meds Linked to Autism

Risks for ASD, intellectual disability may be increased with prenatal exposure to topiramate, valproate, certain duotherapies

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Formal Training in Cardio-Obstetrics Uncommon

Only 29 percent of practicing cardiologists reported receipt of cardio-obstetrics didactics during training

E-Cigarettes May Be Better Than Nicotine Patches for Pregnant Women

Safety of e-cigarettes in pregnancy is similar to that of nicotine patches while possibly more effective