THE BEST SOURCES OF INFORMATION
CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION
The CDC WEBSITE is accurate, up-to-date, and easy to understand and navigate. Important pages include:
NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH
The NIH has published Coronavirus Disease 19 Treatment Guidelines to inform clinicians how to care for patients with COVID-19. The Guidelines contain Special Consideration In Pregnancy and Post-Delivery.
Because clinical information about the optimal management of COVID-19 is evolving quickly, the Guidelines will be updated frequently as published data and other authoritative information becomes available.
GOOD SOURCES OF INFORMATION (“CORONAVIRUS HUBS”)
Includes statements from important world organizations such as the World Health Organization and UNICEF, resources by region, and social media messaging about breastfeeding during the coronavirus pandemic.
Offers specific information for mothers (including pregnant women) and babies. MOD has launched two new initiatieves: a Mom & Baby COVID-19 Fund to provide intervention and support, and a Facebook webinar series to share expert information about COVID-19, pregnancy, and maternal mental health.
Has launched a new learning series for mental health providers regarding telehealth and has added a weekly online support group (Wednesday at 2 pm EST) for women dealing with anxiety about COVID-19.
NEW! Provides EMERGENCY GRANTS to states, tribes, and territories to provide crisis intervention services, mental and substance use disorder treatment, and other related recovery supports for children and adults impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Provides guidance and resources for states, local communities, providers, and individuals.