Mothers-To-Be: Due Date Soon? Look Out for Infections
New research shows that infections could trigger a stroke in pregnant women during childbirth. Although maternal strokes are rare---only about 30of every 100,000 pregnancies---the fatality rate is extremely high. Stroke is one of the major causes of maternal death in the United States and has been a topic of growing concern among doctors and researchers alike.
June 2, 2019