Protect yourself and your baby from syphilis infographic
Syphilis during pregnancy can cause serious problems for you and your baby. If not treated, it can cause problems with your eyes, heart and brain. It also can cause premature birth (before 37 weeks of pregnancy) and death for your baby before or after birth. If your baby is born with syphilis, it can cause lifelong problems, like being blind or deaf. Learn how to protect yourself and your baby from syphilis.