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Pregnant Mom in labor with husband and nurse at bedside

Maternal Morbidity is a Serious Issue, Even Today

We are so thankful Dr. Amita Kumar shared this important information on maternal morbidity and pregnancy health! Surprisingly, maternal mortality is a newsworthy topic right now in our country. While globally, maternal deaths are decreasing thanks to improvements in infection prevention and other precautions, in the United States, maternal deaths are actually increasing. The increase […]

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Pregnancy and Exercise: What Can You Do?

Pregnancy and Exercise: What Can You Do?

We’ve got the answers on your most common pregnancy and exercise questions from OB/GYN, Dr. Jeremiah McNamara! One common concern I hear from moms-to-be is whether or not they can exercise during pregnancy. There is a tremendous body of scientific evidence that shows women who stay active and maintain a healthy weight during their pregnancy can dramatically decrease their […]

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