Pregnancy / Obstetrics

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Pregnancy is a very important and exciting time. Ob-gyn doctors provide care and support throughout pregnancy that includes care and screenings before pregnancy, complete prenatal care for mom and baby, prenatal screening and ultrasound, nutritional counseling and guidance, labor and birth care, services and support for vaginal birth after C-section (VBAC), follow-up care including birth control, counseling and postpartum depression screening.
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How a breastfeeding mechanism may affect breast cancer

Δευ, 10/15/2018 - 18:00
A molecular mechanism that is involved in the breast's adaptation to breastfeeding may sustain pre-cancerous breast cells, finds a new study.
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What to know about subchorionic bleeding

Πέμ, 10/11/2018 - 17:00
Subchorionic bleeding, or a subchorionic hemorrhage, occurs when blood collects between the uterus and the gestational membranes during pregnancy. It usually resolves without medical treatment but may increase a person's risk for some pregnancy complications. Learn more about the causes and symptoms in this article.
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First period after having a baby: What to expect

Τρί, 10/09/2018 - 20:00
Many women wonder what to expect from their first postpartum period, as well as when to expect it. In this article, learn about the first period after having a baby, including how to tell the difference between lochia and a period, and when to resume birth control.
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How soon can you get pregnant after giving birth?

Τρί, 10/09/2018 - 17:00
While it is unlikely, a woman can get pregnant before the first postpartum period. In this article, learn more about how soon a woman can get pregnant after having a baby, how long doctors recommend waiting, and about the possible risks of pregnancies that are too close together.
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What are the risks of having too much amniotic fluid?

Τρί, 10/02/2018 - 21:00
Having too much amniotic fluid during pregnancy can result in an early or difficult delivery. It can also increase the risk to the baby. A doctor may resolve the issue by removing some of the excess fluid, or they may recommend medications that have the same effect. Learn more here.
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Which is the best IUD for me?

Τρί, 10/02/2018 - 15:00
The best IUD for each person depends on many factors. People can choose between hormonal IUDs, which include Mirena and Kyleena, and nonhormonal IUDs, such as ParaGard. In this article, we take a look at the benefits and risks of different types of IUD.
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How to speed up recovery from a cesarean delivery

Τρί, 10/02/2018 - 14:00
Women may take longer to recover from a cesarean delivery, or C-section, compared with a vaginal birth. In this article, we look at what to expect in the days, weeks, and months after cesarean delivery, and we provide tips to help people recover faster.
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Can evening primrose oil help induce labor?

Δευ, 10/01/2018 - 20:00
Evening primrose oil is a popular natural remedy, and many people believe it can help to induce labor. But does it work, and is it safe? Learn more here.
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Home remedies for relieving gas during pregnancy

Δευ, 09/24/2018 - 20:00
Many women experience an increased amount of gas during pregnancy. Home remedies, such as drinking plenty of fluids, eating more fiber, and exercising regularly, can help reduce gas and relieve discomfort. Learn more here.
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