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How are infections in moms transmitted to newborns besides coughing and touching?

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Dr. Pam Yoder
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Let's hear from Peds

Thanks, dr. Garvey.
I appreciate the OB perspective. I was also hoping to hear from pediatricians and neonatologists and to generate a discussion on this important topic.

In brief: Let's hear from Peds

Thanks, dr. Garvey.
I appreciate the OB perspective. I was also hoping to hear from pediatricians and neonatologists and to generate a discussion on this important topic.
Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Breast milk

Secretions are the main way that bacteria and viruses can be passed from mother to newborn.
Secretions from your nose, mouth, and even breastmilk. Breast milk, however, carries lots of antibodies that protects the baby.

In brief: Breast milk

Secretions are the main way that bacteria and viruses can be passed from mother to newborn.
Secretions from your nose, mouth, and even breastmilk. Breast milk, however, carries lots of antibodies that protects the baby.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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