Labor of Love: Insights from the Heart of Obstetric Care

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

This podcast explores emerging challenges in maternal and postpartum health. Join Veronica Pimentel, MD, MS, FACOG, a practicing obstetrician–gynecologist, vaccine expert, and pandemic mom, as she delves into these shifts and trends through conversations with new parents and health care professionals.

This podcast and its related resources (“Resource”) are designed for patients and clinicians and set forth current information and opinions on subjects related to women’s health, and this Resource is for informational purposes only. The use of this information is voluntary, and both patients and clinicians should be familiar with and comply with all applicable laws and regulations. This Resource does not provide medical advice and it is not intended to substitute for the independent professional judgment of the treating clinician. This information should not be considered as inclusive of all proper treatments or methods of care or as a statement of the standard of care. Variations in practice may be warranted when, in the reasonable judgment of the treating clinician, such course of action is indicated by the condition of the patient, limitations of available resources, or advances in knowledge or technology. The information provided reflects the views of the presenters and not necessarily the views of ACOG, and is provided “as is” without any warranty of accuracy, reliability or otherwise, either express or implied. ACOG does not guarantee, warrant, or endorse the products or services of any firm, organization, or person. Neither ACOG Foundation, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, nor its officers, directors, members, employees, and agents, will be liable for any loss, damage, or claim with respect to any liabilities, including direct, special, indirect, or consequential damages, incurred in connection with this Resource.

This Resource was supported by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as a part of a financial assistance award totaling $1,250,000 with 100 percent funded by ACOG and CDC/HHS. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by CDC/HHS, or the U.S. Government. read less
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