In Brief: Postpartum Depression Common in COVID-Positive Women Separated from Their Newborns

In Brief: Postpartum Depression Common in COVID-Positive Women Separated from Their Newborns Soon after the COVID-19 pandemic emerged, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommended temporarily separating newborns from mothers who tested positive for COVID-19 immediately after delivery. In a retrospective cohort study of 224 new mothers delivering at a New York hospital between March 18… Read More »

Democrats cite state abortion restrictions and ‘trigger laws’ in effort to codify Roe

Senate Democrats took aim at state abortion restrictions, including red-state “trigger” laws that would immediately ban the procedure if the landmark case Roe v. Wade is overturned, in their effort to codify the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold women’s right to obtain an abortion. Connecticut Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal led the Wednesday Senate hearing to… Read More »