Postpartum depression is more than the “baby blues,” it’s a legitimate medical condition with serious consequences for new moms who don’t get the help they desperately need. In fact, suicide is the #1 cause of death for women in their … Continue reading →
Last month, Dr. Pound was featured on NBC12 Parenting and gave his opinion on a recent CDC infographic, about women drinking alcohol while pregnant. He noted that although it is necessary to point out the dangers of drinking while pregnant; … Continue reading →
Learning More About Zika Zika virus is spread to people through mosquito bites. The most common symptoms of Zika virus disease are fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis (red eyes). The illness is usually mild with symptoms lasting from several … Continue reading →
Thinking of getting pregnant? Dr. Erica Royal discusses healthy pregnancy tips on WTVR’s Virginia This Morning.
Let’s talk about having a baby! Join VPFW’s Dr. Shannon Brim for an in-depth discussion about preparing for pregnancy, including nutrition, exercise, lifestyle, and your health. Get the answers and expert advice you need during this exciting time. The VPFW … Continue reading →
Various imaging modalities are available for use during pregnancy. Ultrasonography (the study of the use of ultrasound-or sonograms) continues to be the imaging modality of choice in the evaluation of a pregnancy because of its relatively low cost, (real-time) actual … Continue reading →
Dr. Alexis Johnston and mom-to-be Arielle Tusing talk to us about what to plan for the last few weeks prior to baby’s arrival!
We continue our pregnancy series this week with Dr. Mary Lynn Coble sharing what first time moms can expect during their second trimester.
VPFW’s Dr. Nathan Rabhan discusses what to expect during your first trimester on WTVR’s Virginia This Morning. <?center>
Ben Franklin said, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”, and while pregnancy is not a disease state, good health and planning prior to conception is optimal. As Obstetrician/Gynecologists it is not uncommon for us to see … Continue reading →