Prenatal Obstetric Care

Pain Relief During Childbirth

There are many options available if you choose pain medication during childbirth. How much and what type of medication depends on your particular labor and [...]

2022-11-08T17:46:28+00:00November 5th, 2021|


Breastfeeding has many advantages. Breast milk contains many nutrients and natural immunity that cannot be duplicated in baby formulas. Provided you eat a well-balanced diet, [...]

2022-10-16T15:52:10+00:00September 25th, 2021|

Diagnosing Pregnancy

Missed periods are the first signs of pregnancy for many women, but they are not a reliable indicator. Doctors cannot accurately diagnose a pregnancy until [...]

2022-10-16T15:42:36+00:00September 25th, 2021|

Working During Pregnancy

Working during pregnancy is a necessity for many pregnant women. Many ask how long a pregnant woman can or should continue working. A woman with [...]

2022-10-16T15:43:35+00:00September 5th, 2021|

Morning Sickness

About three-quarters of all pregnant women have nausea, and sometimes vomiting, during their first trimester. For some, it is worse in the morning and gets [...]

2022-10-16T15:43:51+00:00August 20th, 2021|

Traveling During Pregnancy

Many women have concerns about traveling while pregnant. In reality, traveling during your pregnancy is fine.  Keep in mind that airplane, train, and bus travel [...]

2022-10-16T15:43:44+00:00August 13th, 2021|

Diabetes and Pregnancy

Because of hormone and metabolic changes during pregnancy, some women with no previous history will develop diabetes during pregnancy. The term for this condition is [...]

2022-10-16T15:48:18+00:00July 23rd, 2021|

Drinking and Pregnancy

Any exposure of an unborn child to alcohol during the mother's pregnancy may affect the fetus. Heavy use of alcohol during pregnancy can result in [...]

2022-10-16T15:49:30+00:00April 22nd, 2021|