Hydroxychloroquine Use During Pregnancy

In recent weeks, hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) has received significant media attention because of initial reports that suggest that it could be an effective treatment for the highly infectious respiratory disease, COVID-19, caused by the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2. As of April 20, 2020, the results of these small studies await corroboration and confirmation from larger, more comprehensive… READ MORE

Infants Born to Mothers With COVID-19 Appear Healthy

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Infants born to mothers with COVID-19 appeared to be healthy with no clinical evidence of COVID-19, according to a case series from Wuhan, China. This early in the COVID-19 pandemic, little is known regarding infant and childhood infections and their clinical picture. Writing in Frontiers in Pediatrics, Dr. Yalan Liu… READ MORE