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The CDC has come down hard on vaping. It now advises against smoking e-cigarettes at all. But this is especially true if you're thinking about getting pregnant, now or in the future.
If you’re a person with a uterus and plan to get pregnant at some point, avoiding e-cigarettes may be crucial for successfully conceiving, new research says.
While childbirth in many other developed countries continues to improve, the maternal mortality rate has risen in the U.S. Here are 7 ways we can begin to reverse this alarming trend.
Source:The Washington PostAugust 2, 2018
Cathryn Scheipers did not want to get on that train to New York. It was a Sunday night in December 2014, and the commercial real estate professional had an important conference the next morning.
Source:NBC NewsJuly 26, 2018
According to the CDC, at least 700 women die every year from pregnancy or childbirth and 60% of childbirth related deaths are preventable.
- June 15, 2018
This week, Columbia University Irving Medical Center began seeing patients at their new state-of-the-art fertility center, which features the newest IVF lab in the United States.
- June 14, 2018
The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Department of Medicine have announced a multi-disciplinary initiative aimed at screening, preventing, diagnosing, and treating hereditary cancer.
- June 1, 2018
Friends and faculty gathered to celebrate Dr. Richard Levine’s 50th year at Columbia University and the establishment of two new endowed professorships
- May 11, 2018
The Mothers Center Will Provide Multidisciplinary Care to Women with Maternal Risk
- April 30, 2018
Ob/Gyn Maternal-Fetal Medicine teams represent at charity walks
- August 15, 2017
Mary D’Alton, MD, has been interviewed in several recent features on the potentially rising maternal mortality rate in the United States.