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Study disputes notion that people of color have ‘flawed’ beliefs about pregnancy

Black and Latinx individuals are often the focus of health educational efforts to “correct” perceived flawed beliefs about pregnancy in order to increase contraceptive use and reduce unintended pregnancies. In a study published in the journal Ethnicity and Disease, CUNY SPH faculty Meredith Manze and Diana Romero sought to revisit the association between race, ethnicity, […]

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Chrissy Teigen has had 2 blood transfusions and suffered a ‘huge clot’ while in the hospital for extreme bleeding during pregnancy

Chrissy Teigen received two blood transfusions while in the hospital for severe bleeding during her third pregnancy.  Blood transfusions during pregnancy are rare but sometimes necessary to treat iron deficiencies or hemorrhaging.  Teigen "seems stable, so I think the management is spot on," an OB-GYN told Insider. "In pregnancy, the goal is to do everything […]