COVID-19 pregnancy complications

Infected individuals are about 40% more likely to develop serious complications or die during pregnancy.

The U leads national study of COVID-19 effects on pregnancy

The study asks if changes to health care delivery have resulted in higher rates of pregnancy-related complications and cesarean delivery.

Chronic conditions could lead to pregnancy complications

One in three women of reproductive age have at least one chronic condition that could compromise their health or lead to adverse outcomes during pregnancy, according to University of Utah Health scientists.

Autism and steroid hormone changes

Researchers at University of Utah Health have identified a link between autism and steroid hormone changes detected in the mother’s blood that may be detected as early as the second trimester.

A Healthier U

A Healthier U


A new U study found that climate change might lead to low birth weight in developing countries.