Coronavirus

The Placenta Protects Babies From Covid-19; Here’s How

The placenta is missing the door and the key the virus needs

Dr Jeff Livingston
Aug 30, 2020 · 4 min read
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The placenta protects the baby from infection

How does the placenta protect against Covid-19?

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Ward, P et al. (2020), ‘COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic’, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine blog, 6 April.

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Dr Jeff Livingston

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Obgyn, Husband, Father, & Entrepreneur. Writing about Women’s Health, Parenting, and Self-improvement. CEO of MacArthurmc.com & founder of Medika.life

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