Higher rates of preterm birth in women infected with COVID-19 in late pregnancy

SARS-CoV-2 infection is associated with an increased risk of preterm birth, but only for women.

Risk of miscarriage may increase during the summer

Up to 30 percent of pregnancies end in miscarriage, defined as pregnancy loss before 20.

Infertility and pregnancy loss may increase women’s risk of stroke later in life

Infertility and pregnancy loss are associated with an increased risk of non-fatal and fatal stroke.