There is good news and bad news concerning morning sickness. If you are suffering with it right now, the good news is doctors believe it’s a sign that the placenta is growing normally. The bad news, according to the Cleveland Clinic, is that although 70% of pregnant women get it early in the first trimester, the cause is not totally known. Whatever is causing it, here are some tips for how to alleviate first trimester nausea symptoms.Read More »How To Alleviate First Trimester Nausea Symptoms
One of the simplest and easiest ways for women to stay on top of their health is to have a mammogram starting at age 40 and each year thereafter. It takes just minutes, results are relatively quick, and it gives you a feeling of control over your life. There are multiple reasons why you should never skip a mammogram.Read More »Why You Should Never Skip A Mammogram
Dedicated to Women is pleased to announce that Kerry Campbell, MD has joined our practice and will start seeing patients September 7, 2021, in the… Read More »Kerry Campbell, MD Joins Dedicated to Women
The importance of a healthy diet during pregnancy cannot be overstated. Studies show that there are less complications when moms-to-be eat a healthy diet before and during pregnancy. With that in mind, let’s look at what is considered a healthy diet and how it can help.Read More »The Importance Of A Healthy Diet During Pregnancy
Dedicated to Women is pleased to announce that Andrew Ward, MD (Maternal-Fetal Medicine) has joined our practice and will start seeing patients August 2, 2021,… Read More »Andrew Ward, MD joins Dedicated to Women
Surprise, you’re pregnant! If this truly is a surprise, stay calm, talk with your partner and consider all your options. The truth is no one can tell you exactly what to do after you get a positive pregnancy test. You might be thrilled to begin or increase your family, be upset because it’s a surprise and it’s not part of your plans, or you may have emotions somewhere in between. However you react, here are some guidelines.
There have always been old wives tales about pregnancy and most likely you have heard a few.
Carrying your baby high means you’re having a girl. Carrying low, obviously, it must be a boy. Let’s not forget having heartburn, which means your baby will have lots of hair.
These silly predictions are all in good fun, but there are some more serious pregnancy myths. Let’s talk about 7 pregnancy myths, debunked.
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Dedicated to Women ObGyn supports our LGBTQ+ patients throughout Pride Month, and every month! “It takes no compromise to give people their rights … it… Read More »Pride Month: DTW Supports Our LGBTQ+ Patients
85% of women who have unprotected sex, even occasionally, get pregnant within a year. Those odds are not in your favor if you’re not ready to have a child. Choosing a contraceptive method that’s right for you can involve some due diligence and clear thinking.