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‘Absolutely no evidence’ COVID vaccines affect fertility

There is “absolutely no evidence” that COVID-19 vaccines can affect the fertility of women or men, says new expert guidance. The guidance, published by the Association of Reproductive and Clinical Scientists and the British Fertility Society, comes amid concerns that misinformation … Continue reading

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Study: Pregnant mother can pass COVID antibodies to fetus

According to a study in JAMA Pediatrics, coronavirus antibodies from a mother can cross the placenta, passing on some natural immunity to their newborns. Notably, the antibodies that scientists detected in the placenta were immunoglobulin G, or IgG, antibodies. These antibodies are … Continue reading

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Study reveals psychological impact of COVID-19 on fertility patients

The suspension of fertility treatments due to the COVID-19 pandemic has had a variety of psychological impacts on women whose treatments were cancelled, but there are several protective factors that can be fostered to help in the future, according to … Continue reading

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Novel coronavirus unlikely to affect pregnancy outcomes, study suggests

A pre-print version of a study out of the University of California San Francisco suggests that the novel coronavirus, which causes the disease COVID-19, is unlikely to have a negative effect on pregnancy-related outcomes, including premature birth, transmission through breast … Continue reading

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COVID-19 unlikely to be transmitted through semen, study shows

COVID-19 is unlikely to be spread through semen, according to University of Utah Health scientists who participated in an international study of Chinese men who recently had the disease. The researchers found no evidence of the virus that causes COVID-19 … Continue reading

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RESOLVE offers resource center for fertility care patients

The RESOLVE’s COVID-19 Support Resource Center is dedicated to creating opportunities to connect and support one another while RESOLVE events and gatherings have been postponed due to COVID-19 (coronavirus). The resource center includes a webinar on how to find support while social … Continue reading

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RESOLVE statement on Advocacy Day and coronavirus

Advocacy Day in Washington, D.C. is proceeding as planned for May 19-20, 2020. The health and safety of our volunteers, supporters, advocates, event attendees and staff is our top priority. The team at RESOLVE continues to monitor COVID-19, “Coronavirus”, via the Centers … Continue reading

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Coronavirus and pregnancy: What we know so far

Are pregnant women more susceptible to infection, or at increased risk for severe illness from the coronavirus, compared with the general public? Are pregnant women with coronavirus at increased risk for adverse pregnancy outcomes? Can pregnant women pass the virus … Continue reading

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