SWCWC News & Information

Breastfeeding

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|

Painful Periods

Dysmenorrhea is pain a woman feels during menstruation. Discomfort is primarily caused by cramping of the uterus. The most common type, primary dysmenorrhea, is [...]

2022-10-16T17:01:20+00:00September 23rd, 2021|

Absence of Periods

Amenorrhea (ah-men-o-REE-ah) is the absence of menstrual periods. There are two types of amenorrhea, primary and secondary. With primary amenorrhea, menstruation has never occurred at [...]

2022-10-16T16:57:47+00:00September 13th, 2021|

Premenstrual Syndrome Management

In the days prior to menstruation, many women feel physical or emotional changes affecting the quality of life. Symptoms vary widely but often include [...]

2022-10-16T17:04:51+00:00September 11th, 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|

Stress Reduction

Regardless of physical health, everyone will have occasional difficulty dealing with stress in their life. There are, however, certain steps you can take to [...]

2022-10-16T19:54:42+00:00August 23rd, 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|