Pregnancy

Cesarean Section: Length of Procedure

When a cesarean section is performed, an incision is made in the abdominal wall and the uterus. Over the past […]

Management of Cephalopelvic Disproportion during Labor

Cephalopelvic disproportion occurs when the baby’s head is too big to fit through the pelvis of the mother during the […]

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Braxton Hick’s Contractions Feel Like Menstrual Cramps

One thing that many women experience while they are pregnant is Braxton hick’s contractions. These contractions, like most things with […]

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Amniocentesis for Therapeutic Reduction

Amniocentesis is a procedure that is typically completed for pregnant women when they are looking to determine if their baby […]

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Bacterial Vaginosis VS Yeast Infection

Vaginal infections are common in women and can even appear when they are pregnant. While some are actually related to […]

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Understanding Breech with Anterior Placenta

When you have been diagnosed with an anterior placenta, this means that the fertilized egg has situated itself closer to […]

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Pregnancy complications with Placenta Previa

When a woman is pregnant and has placenta previa, there are several complications that a doctor will need to monitor […]

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Is Shortness of Breath a Pregnancy Symptom?

One of the most common pregnancy symptoms that many women complain about is shortness of breath. The reason that this […]

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Can Cramping and Lower back pain be an Early Pregnancy symptom?

For the most part, cramping and lower back pain is not something that is typically associated with a pregnancy. However, […]

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Do pregnancy Symptoms Decrease at 8 Weeks?

Many symptoms that a woman experiences early on in a pregnancy can decrease by the time that she reaches 8 […]