There are many benefits of breastfeeding for both mothers and babies. However, this can be one of the most challenging things for a woman to do. The goal of this post is to give you some tips and tricks to help if you choose to breastfeed.
Although most of the time it is not needed, some newborn babies need a higher level of care and extra help with the transition to the outside world. Let's talk about what to expect if your baby needs to go to the NICU.
I LOVE Britney Spears and I was so happy to see that she announced her pregnancy this week! She brought up that she dealt with perinatal depression in her previous pregnancies and was concerned it could happen again. Let's talk about perinatal depression.
Ectopic pregnancies occur in 1 out of every 50 pregnancies. They present a high-risk situation because they can cause permanent damage to her reproductive tract if the ectopic pregnancy is missed or isn't treated soon enough.
Choosing to breastfeed, formula feed, or both is one of the biggest decisions that expectant parents will make. Weighing the pros and cons of each method can help you decide what is best for you and your baby.
If you are looking to prevent pregnancy in the short term, long term or permanently, you may be overwhelmed with all the options available. Here are the pros and cons of the most common methods of contraception.
What is going on exactly if you are having bleeding after menopause? The causes of bleeding after menopause are usually benign, but any bleeding seen after menopause must be taken seriously and thoroughly evaluated.
The time of year is upon us when families get together for the holidays. We get many questions around this time of year about safe travel during pregnancy. Learn how to keep yourself and your unborn baby safe and healthy while traveling.
Fall is here, and along with dusting off your Halloween décor and grabbing your pumpkin spice latte, it is also time to think about getting your annual flu shot.If you are pregnant, it is especially important to be vaccinated against the flu.
Family vacation planned? Best friend’s wedding? You may be wondering if you need to cancel your upcoming travel plans because you have recently found out you are pregnant. Good news! There are certain methods one can follow to ensure safer travel.
You may hear about "vaginal rejuvenation" and wonder what that is all about. There are many ideas and techniques that can be utilized to broadly improve the condition, state, or function of the vagina.
As the Covid-19 pandemic drags on, we understand that many patients and their loved ones have questions about how to stay safe and healthy, and especially may have concerns if they are pregnant or breastfeeding. We are here to help answer your questions.
Depending on the size, number, and location of the fibroids, symptoms can vary widely. Some women with fibroids have few if any symptoms, and some women have a LOT of trouble because of their fibroids.
We are proud to say that we are one of the most experienced robotic surgical teams in Central Florida. If you need gynecologic surgery, please make sure that you consider the benefits of the robotic option with highly trained surgeons at Premier Ob/Gyn!
Nausea and vomiting of pregnancy or “morning sickness” is one of the most common and bothersome symptoms of early pregnancy. Fortunately, there are a lot of remedies that can help you through this difficult time.
As soon as your baby is born, all the maternal feelings and parental knowledge just magically appear out of nowhere, right? Wrong. Some women struggle with feelings of anxiety, sadness, and insecurity after delivery, and even develop postpartum depression.
You’ve been waiting for months to meet your new baby, but how will you know when it’s "go time"? The onset of labor doesn’t always follow the same set of rules for everyone. Keep reading to learn about the onset of labor!
Have you or your friends begun to move into the menopause years, and found increasing problems with hot flashes, night sweats, excess moodiness and difficulty sleeping? Hormone replacement therapy may be the answer for you!
Many women believe that an OB/GYN is the only option if they plan a hospital delivery; however, many hospital births are actually attended by Certified Nurse Midwives (CNMs). Let's discuss the role of CNMs and debunk some common misconceptions.
You might be preparing for your first gynecologic visit and wondering what you have just signed up for. Or you might have had numerous Pap smears but are still uncertain exactly what it means. Let's discuss all things Pap!
Pregnancy can be a very exciting time, but that doesn’t mean that everything about being pregnant is a walk in the park. Thankfully there are lots of tips and tricks to help manage the bothersome symptoms.
Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.