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High Risk Pregnancy Care

Category: Pregnancy

pregnant womanPerinatology is a subspecialty of obstetrics that is concerned with the care of the fetus during high-risk pregnancies. Women who are a higher risk of developing problems or complications during pregnancy are often sent to a perinatologist to ensure the pregnancy is as healthy as possible.

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Cervical Health Awareness Month

Category: Gynecology

cervical cancer ribbonCervical Health Awareness Month is an opportunity to raise awareness about women protecting themselves from HPV and cervical cancer. Here are just a few facts about cervical health that you might not be aware of:

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Pregnancy and the Flu

Category: Pregnancy

in der apothekeAccording to the CDC, this flu season has hit the United States harder than in recent years. Because pregnancy can increase the length of infection and can lead to more complications, such as pneumonia, it’s important to know how to prevent the flu during pregnancy.

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Holiday Gift Ideas for Pregnant Women

Category: Pregnancy

xmas bulb red happy holidaysThe holidays are an exciting time; and they’re even more exciting when you’re expecting! Here are some great holiday gift ideas for pregnant women.

1. Nook Body Pillow

The gift of a great night’s sleep is high on every pregnant woman’s list. The Nook Body Pillow is filled with memory foam and has a stain-resistant pebble cover, making it the perfect gift for an expectant mother.

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Question to Ask Your Doctor about Robotic Surgery

Category: Gynecology

Doctor showing patient test resultsSurgical procedures have come a long way. Today surgery can be done with much more precision. Through robotic surgery, surgeons are now able to reach the minutest areas and increase their visual field. Through robotic arms, the surgery itself is clean and precise. Before you undergo robotic surgery, you should always ask your doctor questions.

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The Facts about Gestational Diabetes

Category: Pregnancy

schwangere frau isst süße donutsAmerican Diabetes Month takes place every November. Gestational diabetes affects more than 18 percent of pregnant women throughout the country. Though in most cases the condition is only temporary, it’s important to stay informed about the risk factors and life changes that need to happen if you have been diagnosed with gestational diabetes.

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Category: Gynecology


Cancer designBreast cancer is the most common cancer among American women.
In 2013, an estimated 232,340 women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer, while 64,640 will be diagnosed with non-invasive breast cancer. With early detection and treatment, women can fight back against breast cancer.

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September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Category: Gynecology

Teal ribbon - ovarian, cervical, and uterine cancers symbolOvarian cancer is one of the most deadly women’s cancers, affecting approximately 22,880 women each year. During ovarian cancer, one or more malignant cancerous cells are found in the ovaries, which are almond-shaped organs located on each side of the uterus.

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Launch of our New Website

Category: News

We are proud to announce the launch of our new website!

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