Pregnancy & Childbirth

Patient Stories

Rachel’s Story

A teacher and mom-to-be stays connected with her second-grade class — even from the labor and delivery unit

Rachel holding newborn son Graison
Pregnancy & Childbirth

5 Conditions That Can Affect a Pregnancy

How managing underlying health conditions can help you have a successful high-risk pregnancy

Pregnancy & Childbirth

Pregnant Women and the COVID-19 Vaccine

Rush specialists explain why the vaccine is safe for expectant mothers

Woman getting COVID-19 vaccine
Women’s Health

Choosing the Right Birth Control Method for You

Birth control is a personal decision, and there are multiple options available to fit your lifestyle, budget and readiness or desire to have children.

A person with a thought bubble depicting various birth control methods
Patient Stories

Ellie's Story

Mom urges support for March for Babies to help premature infants like Ellie thrive

Ellie Rossi and parents
Women’s Health

Understanding Birth Control

There’s no one-size-fits-all solution for preventing unwanted pregnancy

Illustration of birth control methods
Pregnancy & Childbirth

Focusing on Black Maternal Health

Achieving Black maternal health requires health care to value Black moms

Black Mamas Matter
Pregnancy & Childbirth

Having a Baby During COVID-19

Rush provides a safe environment for moms and families throughout their pregnancies

Patient Stories

Love, Loss and Light: My Journey to My Rainbow Baby

My experience with a high-risk pregnancy during the pandemic, including why I chose to get the COVID-19 vaccine

Sudaba Mansuri, MSc, PhD (c), and Her Daughter, Madina Zohra
Pregnancy & Childbirth

Rush Copley Nationally Recognized as a Best Maternity Care Hospital by Newsweek

Rush Copley is one of only three hospitals to receive accolade in Illinois

Provider exams newborn with stethoscope