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COVID hits pregnant women at a new alarming rate, health officials say

International Business Times, Aug. 26, 2021

August 26, 2021

COVID hits pregnant women at a new alarming rate, health officials say

Expecting mothers diagnosed with COVID are 40% more likely to deliver prematurely, according to a recent University of California Irvine Health study. They also have higher rates of ICU admissions, intubation, and mortality.