Grieving Family Warns of COVID’s Awful Toll During Pregnancy

Amy Reaux, mother of Keighlie Reaux, Youngsville, Los Angeles.

Michelle Owens, MD, professor of obstetrics and gynecology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson.

Tori Metz, MD, associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City.

Emily Adhikari, MD, medical director of perinatal infectious diseases, Parkland Hospital, Dallas.

Danielle Jones, MD, obstetrician and gynecologist, Austin, Texas.

Mary Healy, MD, associate professor, departments of pediatrics and infectious diseases, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston.

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Obstetrics and gynecology: “Severity of Disease and Perinatal Outcome for Pregnant Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).”

Washington Post: “Pregnant women agonize over whether to get a coronavirus vaccine.”

New England Journal of Medicine: “Preliminary safety results for a Covid-19 mRNA vaccine in pregnant women.”

Twitter: MamaDoctorJones.

Commonwealth Fund: “Maternal Mortality and Maternity Care in the United States Compared with Ten Other Developed Countries.”

American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology: “Increasing COVID-19 Severity During Pregnancy with Variable Flux Delta (B.1.617.2).”

British Medical Bulletin: “Management of high blood pressure in women planning pregnancy”.

GoFundMe “Keighlie Renee Reaux Covid Relief Fund.”


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