Funding to Support Innovation in Maternity Hospitals, from CDC
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion has announced a funding opportunity through the Small Business Innovation Research grants program entitled,
Supporting Working Moms Act Introduced in Senate!
The Supporting Working Moms Act of 2017 (SWMA) has been introduced in the Senate! This bipartisan legislation would protect and expand working moms' right to breastfeed by extending the existing federal law to ensure that executive, admi
"Pregnant and breastfeeding women travelers underprotected from disease"
Championing Healthy Kids Act Update, from Congress
On November 3, the House passed the CHAMPIONING HEALTHY KIDS Act, a bill to renew funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), community health centers, and several other health-related programs. Funding for CHIP expired
2015 PRAMS Data Released, from CDC
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have announced the release of 2015 Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) data. Researchers can request the most recent year of data. PRAMS is part of the CDC's Safe Motherhood and Infant Heal