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Labor and Birth

Spinal Block

Facts About the Spinal Block Procedure A spinal block is a spinal anesthesia often called a “spinal.” In this procedure, a narcotic or anesthetics such

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Labor and Birth

Birth Centers

Today, women have more options than ever to find and select a suitable birth center. Options include increasing numbers of hospitals, obstetricians, and midwives that

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Labor and Birth

Assisted Delivery

What is an assisted delivery? Near the end of the pushing stage, it might become apparent that mother and baby need a little extra help

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Planning and Preparing

Pregnancy Medical Terms to Know

The world of pregnancy has it’s own language so it’s important to know these pregnancy medical terms. Be sure to ask lots of questions when

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Week by Week Newsletter

30 Weeks Pregnant

Pregnancy Week 30: What changes are occurring with your body? At 30 weeks pregnant you’re probably noticing you’re becoming tired more easily. This may be