Covid-19 and breastfeeding: Moms unlikely to pass virus to newborns with proper safety techniques

Researchers reported no cases of viral transmission among 120 babies born to 116 Covid-positive mothers, even when both shared a room and the mothers breastfed. Still, precautions were taken: Babies remained in enclosed cribs, six feet apart from their mothers, except while breastfeeding. Mothers were also required to wear surgical masks when handling their child […]