maternal-health

COMMENTARY

Pregnancy during COVID-19 lockdown: How the pandemic has affected new mothers | Analysis

BY: - May 20, 2021

For the millions of women who celebrated their first Mother’s Day in May 2021, their transition into motherhood occurred in the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic.

COMMENTARY

Breastfeeding isn’t just healthy for mother and child; it’s good for the environment | Opinion

BY: - August 2, 2020

Breastmilk lowers your carbon footprint because it is natural, renewable food that is environmentally safe. It is produced without pollution or waste.

COMMENTARY

COVID-19 in Pa.: During This pandemic, we must address Pa.’s Black maternal health crisis | Opinion

BY: - April 14, 2020

The dire state of Black maternal health in our state and across the country isn’t new. The causes of these disparities run deep in our healthcare system.