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3D Mammography Offers More Advanced Screening Results for Patients

According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer is the most common type of cancer among American women (except for skin cancers) and about 1 in 8 women in the US will...

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What is a Midwife?

Thinking about having a baby? Wondering what your birthing options are? Today’s moms have more choices than ever.

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Is It Okay to Schedule a C-Section for Convenience?

Dr. Erin Dauterive, OB/GYN discusses whether it's okay to schedule a C-section for convenience, or if it could potentially harm you or your baby.

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Help! My Prenatal Vitamins Make Me Sick!

Many women find prenatal vitamins hard to stomach and have unpleasant side effects such as nausea and GI distress. So, do you really need to take prenatal vitamins, even if...

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It’s All About the Latch: Breastfeeding Tips for New Moms

Making the decision to breastfeed is a very personal matter. It’s a commitment that requires effort, but the result can be positive and rewarding for both you and your...

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What to Expect When You’re Expecting During Hurricane Season

With hurricane season upon us, pregnant women and families with small children need to take extra precautions to ensure that things go smoothly, whether evacuating or staying. This can be...

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Tips For Keeping Your Baby Flu-Free

According to Ochsner lactation consultants, along with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), breast feeding has several benefits to protecting infants from contracting the flu or H1N1 virus if...

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