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The Center for Perinatal Care, located at Meriter Hospital, is involved in a first-of-its-kind study to help identify early warning signs for pregnancy complications. The project’s goal is to increase the understanding of the placenta, which is a baby’s home … Continue reading
Follow these simple tips to create a safe sleeping environment for your baby.
1. You pick a care team that fits you. Do you prefer a midwife, family medicine doctor or an OB/GYN? Is your doctor at a Meriter clinic, UW clinic or an independent clinic? They all call Meriter Hospital home when it comes … Continue reading
By: Sara Babcock, Clinical Nurse Specialist at Center for Perinatal Care During your first visit, your provider will ask you many questions to help guide pregnancy management. You will discuss the time of your last menstrual period and ultrasounds for … Continue reading
By: Sara Babcock, Clinical Nurse Specialist at Center for Perinatal Care If you’ve decided to have a baby, the most important thing you can do is take good care of yourself! When planning for a pregnancy it is always a … Continue reading
By: April Eddy, RN, CNS, CDE (APNP), Diabetes Clinical Nurse Specialist for Perinatal Services Healthy weight can reduce the risk for multiple issues for a women’s health in general, but did you know how your weight can affect the chances … Continue reading
Women with pre-existing diabetes (diabetes prior to pregnancy) can have healthy pregnancies and babies. They are no longer discouraged from having children; however, there are important things you need to know to help you have a healthy pregnancy. First of … Continue reading