Tag: pregnancy

Study Links Back-to-Back Flu Vaccines and Miscarriage Risk

Study Links Back-to-Back Flu Vaccines and Miscarriage Risk

A new study by researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that a flu vaccine given in the first trimester of pregnancy increased the risk of miscarriage.

/ September 25, 2017
Listeria Infections in Pregnant Women May be Underestimated

Pregnant? Skip the Fancy Cheese Plate

Cheese is more dangerous in pregnancy than experts once thought. Hundreds of cheese products were recalled due to Listeria, a food poisoning bacteria that can cause miscarriages in pregnant women.

/ March 14, 2017
Home Loan Discrimination Pregnancy

Denied a Mortgage Due to Pregnancy? Not So Fast

It is illegal to deny a home loan to a woman because she is pregnant or on maternity leave, but it happens all the time — and victims of discrimination may be entitled to compensation.

/ October 14, 2016