Staying Healthy When a Baby's on the Way Archived
CMV, the abbreviation for cytomegalovirus, is an infection that can cause serious birth defects in unborn babies. In this broadcast, Dr. Michael Cannon discusses the ways pregnant women can prevent CMV infection by practicing common hygiene, which includes careful hand washing and avoiding contact with saliva and other fluids from young children. Created: 1/25/2008 by MMWR. Date Released: 1/31/2008. Series Name: A Cup of Health with CDC.
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