• White Facebook Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Instagram Icon
 
 

January 5, 2019

January 2, 2019

Please reload

FOLLOW ME

POPULAR POSTS

STAY UPDATED

TAGS

Please reload

January 1, 2019

Pregnancy surges that oxytocin the hormone of love, so it's not really shocking that sex is still on your mind no matter how far along in your pregnancy you are. At Women's Health Practice women tell us most prenatal visits are focus on the baby's health and your health, as they should be, and less about, SEX! Sex during...

December 11, 2018

Can birth control pills prior to trying for pregnancy preserve your eggs so that you ovulate a healthier egg? Maybe yes, and to lower your risk of Down's Syndrome, or Trisomy 21 you may want to consider being on birth control pills prior to pregnancy. In a provocative but little heralded study published in Contraception r...

November 16, 2018

At Women’s Health Practice we advocate a pregnancy planning visit, at which time women are screened for a variety of preventable problems in pregnancy including,  for abnormal sugar tolerance as well as diabetes.

Once you conceive, prevention of diabetes is still a critical component of prenatal care. Part of prevention is...

November 3, 2018

1. Legal doesn't mean scientifically tested, especially when it comes to pregnancy, breastfeeding, and even fertility.

2. Cannabis smoke has over 150 compounds. The most psychoactive of the byproducts of smoked cannabis is delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol, it is a lipophilic molecule, meaning it's stored in body fat for a long...

November 1, 2018

When patients present for fertility consultation there is only one question your health care provider should start with: Are you healthy and ready for pregnancy? Meaning are both of your healthy for pregnancy.

This means having some basic pregnancy planning laboratory tests, examinations, catch up on vaccinations, begin pr...

With the growing number of states legalizing recreational marijuana use every year, awareness of marijuana’s effects, specifically during pregnancy, are becoming increasingly vital for both the mother’s and her child’s health. More and more expectant mothers are listening to the advice of dispensaries and engaging in mari...