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When your baby is overdue

When your baby is overdue

The average healthy pregnancy is around 40 weeks. Some babies come earlier and others run later. A pregnancy that lasts longer than 42 weeks is called ...

What is the breech position?

Dr. Siobhan Dolan discusses the breech position in the new March of Dimes book, healthy mom, healthy baby. “Babies typically move into a head-down ...
Preeclampsia is not a thing of the past

Preeclampsia is not a thing of the past

Did you watch Downton Abbey? What a shocker! But did you know that losing a mother and/or baby to eclampsia resulting from preeclampsia still happens ...

Lose the weight before pregnancy

Advertisements abound these days for weight loss programs and quick fix diets. Did you eat all your favorite traditional treats over the holidays and ...