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But doctors in the US warn that drinking any alcohol while pregnant could come with medical risks, such as the possibility of miscarriage, stillbirth, or physical and behavioral problems in the baby.
Listeria monocytogenes may cause serious or fatal infections in young children, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems as well as miscarriages and stillbirths in pregnant women, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Miscarriages and stillbirths are possible among pregnant women.
Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
In 2016, there were 1.7 million stillbirths worldwide.
The infection can cause miscarriages, stillbirths and premature labor.
Rates can be more than twice as high for low-income or teen mothers, and this percentage does not include women who experience miscarriage, stillbirth or dangerous disorders like postpartum psychosis.
For this reason, Chris and Anna have become involved with Healthy Pregnancy 2030, which aims to reduce preterm and stillbirth.
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