Tag Archives: Coronavirus

We Can’t Forget About Postpartum Moms During The Pandemic

Scary Mommy and isayildiz/Getty On March 11, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic and then on April 10, a close friend gave birth to a baby. The weeks leading up to the baby’s birth were full of stress, uncertainty, and questions with no easy answers. Where would she give birth? Would her…

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7 Reasons Why COVID-19 Is Putting A Halt On Family Planning

Anna Bezrukova/Getty The pandemic is basically ruining everything from work, school, and the holidays. According to several of my friends, it’s also dashing their dreams to keep or start adding to their families. Those hoping to add “just one more” child to their family or start their first parenting journey by birth, adoption, or fertility…

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What Happens When You Lose Your Baby In The Middle Of A Pandemic

Courtesy of Katie Quade If you lose your baby, are you still a mom? October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, and I’ve grappled with this question since February: when I was beginning my pregnancy journey, I launched my new business, and COVID-19 was beginning to ravage the United States. When you’re thinking about…

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