December 30, 2020

Your Due Date

Many women initially have a due date that is later changed based on new or conflicting information. The most common means by which your provider will […]
November 19, 2020

Hair Treatments During Pregnancy

Many women wonder if it is safe to have their hair colored or permed during their pregnancy. Research on dyes, perms and other chemical treatments are […]
October 20, 2020

Group Prenatal Care

One of my favorite ways to provide care to women and their families during pregnancy is in a group setting. Your physician or midwifery practice may […]
October 20, 2020

Dental Care in Pregnancy

You should always let your dentist or hygienist know that you are pregnant or even think that you might be pregnant, and what medications you are […]
October 20, 2020

Pregnancy and Sleep

There are many factors that may affect your sleep during pregnancy. Often, especially in the first and third trimester, you are getting up frequently to use […]
October 5, 2020

Did You Say Twins?

My brother’s set of twins are now in college but I still remember him calling to tell me that they saw two hearts beating on their […]
September 22, 2020

What happens at prenatal visits

If you have been a fairly healthy woman, you may not have needed many visits to a doctor, nurse practitioner, or midwife as an adult. Those […]
August 10, 2020

Morning Sickness

Morning sickness is a common condition during pregnancy and despite its name, it can happen at any time of the day. It is generally worse during […]
June 30, 2020

COVID-19 (CoronaVirus) and Pregnancy

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) does not currently know if pregnant women have a greater chance of getting sick from COVID-19 than the general public […]