Not the same thing as the familiar term “baby blues,” postpartum depression is a truly serious health issue, and according to the National Institute of Health,
The only two vaccines recommended as safe for all pregnant women are for the flu and whooping cough, yet only about 35% of women get them both,
Can you believe we’re approaching the end of the year already? In November and December, our office will be closed on a few select days so that our staff can enjoy the holidays with family and friends.
If you decide to vacation, visit old friends, or must travel for work, pregnancy shouldn’t stop you from flying or driving to your destination.
Do you wake up every morning thinking about preventing breast cancer in your everyday life? We seriously doubt it, but if you are someone with a higher risk for breast cancer due to your family or your age,
Noticing a few spots of blood between periods can be worrisome, and although women may see spots in their underwear or on toilet tissue,
Woohoo! You are pregnant! It can be such an exciting time in a person’s life… And then the hormones kick in.
It is time for your gynecological (GYN) annual exam. NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!
Summer is the hardest time of the year to be pregnant and in your last trimester. It’s hard enough trying to stay cool but when you’re carrying around another person with a high level of hormones it sometimes can become unbearable.
Most pregnancies last to term, which is at least 37 weeks. Full term is 39 – 40 weeks, but about 12% of babies in the U.S.