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March of Dimes presents It Starts With Mom Live, the second annual virtual event bringing moms everywhere together for a virtual-style brunch to discuss the experiences and challenges of motherhood as a community and become their own best advocates in their healthcare and wellness. On May 7, entrepreneur, author, former Olympic gymnast and proud mom Shawn Johnson East will host celebrities, leading health experts and real moms at the live-streaming event on March of Dimes’ Facebook channel. Tune in to hear our panelists of health experts and advocates discuss how motherhood is changing – covering topics from conception through pregnancy to post-partum, mothering during COVID-19 and community support. This event is part of Mother’s Day Week, a celebration of moms’ resilience for more than just one day. For more information, please visit or