Living through the pandemic is difficult for all families juggling work, school and stress, but one group facing unique mental health challenges is new moms; Naomi Ruchim reports for CBS2.
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New Moms Face Unique Mental Health Challenges During Coronavirus PandemicLiving through the pandemic is difficult for all families juggling work, school and stress, but one group facing unique mental health challenges is new moms; Naomi Ruchim reports for CBS2.
Advocates Demand Change After Black Woman Dies Giving BirthThere's a demand for change after a Black woman died giving birth to her daughter in New York City.
Fathers Share Heartbreak To Draw Attention To Medical Disparities For Pregnant Black WomenTwo fathers are sharing their heartbreak to draw attention to medical disparities in Black communities. Both men recently lost their partners to pregnancy complications in New York City, where the maternal mortality rate is significantly higher for Black women; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Doctor Reunites With Baby Girl He Helped Save After She Was Born 16 Weeks EarlyA baby girl born 16 weeks early in a hospital parking lot on Long Island was reunited Wednesday with the doctor who helped save her life; CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
Researchers Find Connection Between Exercise Benefits For Pregnant Women, Breast MilkWe all know that exercise is good for your health, and that breast milk is good for babies' health. Now researchers have found that the benefits of exercise in moms-to-be can actually be passed along to their baby in breast milk; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
COVID-19 Patient Who Delivered Baby In A Coma Over 2 Months Early Takes Daughter HomeA mother in a coma with COVID-19 gave birth to a baby more than two months early, and on Wednesday, mom was able to take her daughter home; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Gov. Cuomo Signs Executive Order Regarding Childbirth Hospital RestrictionsChildbirth has become an even more stressful experience for some expectant moms in New York as hospitals tightened restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic, but now there are some welcome changes; CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
NYPD Helps Woman Deliver Baby On Staten Island ExpresswayWhen some NYPD officers pulled over a speeding car on the Staten Island Expressway, they found a woman in labor.
Coronavirus Update: Brooklyn Mother Describes Scary Birth Without Husband In Delivery RoomIt's a scary time for expecting parents who will head to hospitals to give birth during this pandemic. CBS2's Ali Bauman spoke to one Brooklyn mom about her experience and her warning for others.
Coronavirus Update: Spouses, Birthing Partners Banned From Hospital Delivery RoomsMany hospitals have changed protocols to prevent possible exposure to the coronavirus. Even spouses and birthing partners are now banned from labor and delivery rooms; CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports.
NJ Couple Amazed To Discover NICU Nurse Caring For Their Premature Baby Also Helped The FatherParents in New Jersey got an incredible and very surprising reunion after the birth of their baby boy. CBSN New York's Meg Baker reports.
Actress Amy Schumer Opens Up About IVFActress Amy Schumer is opening up about her experience with IVF, sharing her journey on social media. Schumer says she wants to make sure no one feels alone; CBS2's Valerie Castro reports.
Wannabe Parents Hope Gestational Surrogacy Gets Legalized In New YorkGov. Andrew Cuomo announced he will again introduce legislation in 2020 to legalize gestational surrogacy in New York; CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
Researchers Test Once-A-Month Birth Control PillResearchers at MIT are testing a once-a-month birth control pill.
Police Chase Reveals Woman Was In LaborPolice in New Jersey found out that a car they pulled over for speeding had a woman in labor inside.
Plane Crashes During Gender RevealA plane carrying 350 gallons of pink water in Texas crashed during a gender reveal stunt gone wrong.
New Jersey Couple The Victim Of Fertility Mix-UpCBS' Meg Oliver has the latest on a white New Jersey couple that gave birth to an Asian baby after a fertility clinic's mistake.
IUDs May Help Fight Ovarian CancerCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on how a certain type of birth control may help in the fight against vvarian cancer.
Embryos Go To Wrong Woman In Fertility Clinic Mix-UpCBS2's Dick Brennan has the latest on the New York suing over a fertility clinic mix-up.
Woman Impregnated With Wrong Embryos In IVF Mix-UpIt was an in-vitro fertilization heartbreak when the mom gave birth to twins. The couple claims she was impregnated with the wrong embryos and the clinic tried to cover it up; CBS2's Meg Oliver reports.
Lawsuit Claims Clinic Impregnated NY Woman With Wrong EmbryoA New York couple claim a fertility clinic knew about a mix-up and tried to conceal the error. CBS2's Meg Oliver reports.
Sisters Give Birth On The Same DayA pair of sisters on Long Island gave birth on the same day, just before the Fourth of July.
New Jersey Couple Get Married Seconds Before Bride Gives BirthMichael Gallardo and Marie Margaritondo were already engaged and days away from their wedding when the bride went into labor. The church's chaplain showed bedside up to bless the couple's hospital room "I do's" seconds before their child was born. CBSN New York's Dana Tyler reports.
Survey: New Moms Overwhelmed After PregnancyCBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the latest on a new survey that shows many new mothers are suffering from the 'fourth trimester' after giving birth.