×
×

Pregnancy / Obstetrics

Subscribe to Pregnancy / Obstetrics feed
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.
Updated: 22 hours 34 min ago

Toxic substance may yield male birth control pill

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 10:00
Researchers reveal how a modified form of a plant-derived compound once used as a poison could be a viable candidate for a male birth control pill.
Categories: News feed

Popular morning sickness drug 'ineffective,' study reveals

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 13:00
When diet and non-medical treatments fail, a drug to treat morning sickness may be the answer. But new research calls its effectiveness into question.
Categories: News feed

Is the 'baby brain' phenomenon real? Study investigates

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 10:00
Is the 'brain fog' that so many pregnant women report real or is it just a myth? New research tries to solve the controversy by reviewing existing studies.
Categories: News feed

Is acetaminophen really safe in pregnancy?

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 12:00
More than two thirds of pregnant women take acetaminophen at some stage during their pregnancy. New research supports claims that this may be harmful.
Categories: News feed

Supplements during pregnancy may reduce autism risk

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 10:00
The latest study to investigate the relationship between vitamin supplements during pregnancy and autism spectrum disorders finds a significant link.
Categories: News feed

What you should know about nipple fissures

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 13:00
A look at nipple fissures, cracks in the skin of the nipple and areola. Included is detail on the prevention, and how they are related to pregnancy.
Categories: News feed

All you should know about biotin deficiency

Fri, 12/29/2017 - 15:00
A look at deficiency in biotin, the B vitamin that helps the body convert carbohydrates. Included is detail on how it affects pregnancy and treatment.
Categories: News feed

Festive and flirty: Interest in sex peaks at Christmas

Mon, 12/25/2017 - 10:00
All we want for Christmas is sex. Researchers found that interest in sex rises at Christmas, which may help to explain the September peak in birth rates.
Categories: News feed