Category: Pregnancy

Informed Consent in Pregnancy

Before you undergo any procedure regarding your pregnancy, your doctor will ask you to sign a piece of paper saying you understand what your doctor

What is Shoulder Dystocia

What is Shoulder Dystocia?

If you’re physically small and your baby is physically big, you could be at risk for shoulder dystocia while giving birth. Shoulder dystocia occurs when

Iron Deficiency in Pregnancy

Iron Deficiency in Pregnancy

Iron deficiency anemia means you don’t have enough hemoglobin in the red blood cells in your system. Hemoglobin carries oxygen from your lungs via arteries


Avoiding Pitocin Pain (Pit Pain)

Avoiding Pitocin Pain (Pit Pain) Most women envision their delivery starting with their water breaking and delivery of their baby shortly afterwards. In truth, labor

Induction Options

Induction Options

There are many reasons for induction of labor. These include hypertension, babies that are large or small for gestational age, women who do not deliver