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What to Expect When You’re Giving Birth during COVID-19

However you're feeling, it's normal. A South Shore Health midwife explains what families should expect when welcoming a baby at South Shore Hospital.

What to Expect When You’re Giving Birth during COVID-19

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COVID-19 Vaccines for Pregnant or Breastfeeding Women: What You Need to Know

The rollout of COVID-19 vaccines has begun across the globe, and there’s hope that we may finally be able to get the virus under control in the coming months. However, the release of vaccines has become another source of stress for women who are pregnant, thinking about getting pregnant, or are breastfeeding, as they wonder: “Should I get the vaccine?”

COVID-19 Vaccines for Pregnant or Breastfeeding Women: What You Need to Know

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What You Need to Know about COVID-19 Testing

Need a rapid COVID-19 test? Concerned about the accuracy of a rapid test? Our Vice Chair of Emergency Medicine shares what you need to know.

What You Need to Know about COVID-19 Testing

A woman looks out the window sadly on a day that seems kind of gray and dull.

The Bridge Program is Here for You during the COVID-19 Pandemic

It's important that you get the care you need — particularly for substance or alcohol use disorder — during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Bridge Program is Here for You during the COVID-19 Pandemic

A young woman with a sad expression sits in front of a Christmas tree

Five Questions to Ask as You Cope with Grief during the Holidays

This year is especially difficult for those who are grieving. Here are five important questions to ask yourself to create a holiday season that is meaningful and manageable.

Five Questions to Ask as You Cope with Grief during the Holidays

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What You Need to Know Now about COVID-19

As COVID-19 cases continue to rise, what steps should you take to stay safe this fall? Todd Ellerin, MD weighs in.

What You Need to Know Now about COVID-19

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Pandemic Halloween: How to Safely Celebrate Spooky Season

Trick-or-treating isn't worth the risk during COVID-19. An infectious disease expert explains why and shares safer Halloween activities.

Pandemic Halloween: How to Safely Celebrate Spooky Season

An older couple cooks a nutritious meal together

How to Manage Quarantine Weight Gain

Ready to make your healthy eating habits and exercise routine a priority again? A registered dietitian explains how small changes can make a big impact when fighting the quarantine 15.

How to Manage Quarantine Weight Gain

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Oleander and COVID-19: Get the Facts

This toxic plant and its extract have been in the news, floated in some circles as potential treatments for COVID-19.

Oleander and COVID-19: Get the Facts