随着COVID-19大流行的持续, we know patients who are pregnant or individuals thinking about becoming pregnant may have additional questions about staying healthy, 接种疫苗并在医院运送. 在皇冠足彩，我们创建了 安全方便的方法 to care for you throughout your pregnancy and invite you to attend our monthly 虚拟的问&一条热线 to speak directly with our obstetric and childbirth education experts and ask questions.
Check out some additional information and advice for expecting parents below. If you have specific health concerns, please reach out to your obstetric provider.
People who are pregnant seem to contract COVID-19 at similar rates to people who are not pregnant. 然而, 由于正常的妊娠变化, you may be more likely to become very sick from viral infections.
Does getting COVID-19 cause pregnancy complications?
Individuals who are pregnant are at higher risk of becoming very ill from COVID-19. Studies have shown people who are pregnant are more likely to be hospitalized, 需要重症监护, 需要呼吸机或呼吸管, and are at an increased risk of death from COVID-19 compared to those who are not pregnant.
Delivery is sometimes needed to improve breathing of the pregnant patient and for this reason, preterm birth is more frequent in pregnancies complicated by COVID-19. Premature babies face the risk of life-threatening complications.
Receiving the COVID-19 vaccine is the best way to protect against the potential harm of COVID-19. 建议在怀孕期间接种疫苗, 哺乳的个体, and for those who are thinking about becoming pregnant soon. 的 美国疾病控制与预防中心, the American College of 妇产科, and the 母胎医学协会 大家都强烈同意这一建议.
Other ways of staying healthy and avoiding infection during pregnancy include wearing a mask or face covering, 经常洗手, 避免聚集人群. 尽管它不能预防COVID-19, getting the flu vaccine is more important than ever and safe to do in pregnancy.
Is it safe for me to come to the hospital right now? I'm worried that I might get infected by being there.
医院, 包括人工和分娩单位, are taking extraordinary precautions to keep our patients and staff healthy. 这包括穿着特殊的装备, 对病人和医护人员进行症状筛查, 以及对游客的限制. 读 皇冠足彩的游客指南 产科和分娩 & 交付单位.
通常情况下,没有. 只出现轻微症状的女性, there is no evidence that this would help you or your baby. Your doctor may recommend a c-section for another reason not related to COVID-19. It is possible that patients who become very sick with COVID-19 may not be able to tolerate a long labor.
是的. Breast milk is the best source of nutrition for most infants. Limited studies have not found the virus in breast milk and your breast milk may provide antibodies to help protect your newborn. 疑似或确诊COVID-19, precautions to avoid spreading the virus include washing hands before touching your baby and wearing a mask. If you choose to express breast milk with a manual or electric breast pump, wash your hands before touching any pump or bottle parts and clean the pump and parts after each use. Consider having someone who is not sick feed your baby the pumped milk.
访问 美国疾病控制和预防中心的网站 for the most up-to-date information about breastfeeding precautions for COVID-19.
如果你发烧了, 咳嗽, 呼吸困难, 失去嗅觉, 或与已知COVID-19患者接触, 你应该打电话给你的妇产科医生. Your provider will tell you if you need to come to the hospital or stay at home. Most people will be able to stay at home and monitor their symptoms.
We recognize that delivering a baby right now may cause anxiety; this is a natural reflection of love for your growing family. We remain committed to keeping you and your family safe and to preserving the joy of childbirth. We invite all expecting parents to join us for our monthly 虚拟的问&一条热线 to speak directly with our obstetric and childbirth education experts and ask questions.
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