Tag: pandemic

Why Mom’s Mental Health is More Important Than Ever

Why Mom’s Mental Health is More Important Than Ever Moms’ mental health has been hit hard by the pandemic, with experts reporting higher rates of anxiety and depression. Here’s how to avoid burnout. By Claire Gillespie The COVID-19 pandemic has created a mental health crisis (or, some would argue, worsened one we were already in the midst of). Nobody is immune from…

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Here’s How Pregnant Women Respond to COVID Differently

Pregnant women who have contracted Covid are at higher risk for severe disease than people who aren’t pregnant, and a new study is shedding light on how the body’s immune response may differ depending on whether you’re carrying a boy or a girl baby.  According to a recent study released in Science Translational Medicine, researchers discovered that if you’re carrying a male baby,…