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The Role of the Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist (part 2 )

2005-01-02 22:01

Ultrasound, as a diagnostic and prognostic tool, is often the critical tool of the trade for the maternal fetal medicine specialist. The maternal fetal medicine specialist can be a crucial part of the obstetrical healthcare team.

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The Role of the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist (part 1)

2005-01-02 21:38

Obstetrics is one area in medicine that has been greatly influenced by new technology and discoveries. Not only has there been an explosion of new information regarding normal physiology and pathology of pregnancy, but advances in medicine have also provided reproductive age women and men with a quality of life in which pregnancy may be considered.

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Having A Healthy Pregnancy

2004-11-11 21:14

Not all birth defects can be prevented, but a woman can take some actions that increase her chance of having a healthy baby. Many birth defects happen very early in pregnancy, sometimes before a woman even knows she is pregnant. Remember that about half of all pregnancies are unplanned.

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Are You at Risk for Preterm Labor?

2004-11-08 09:40

Because low birthweight, premature babies are more likely to have health problems than babies of normal weight, expectant women should know the following factors can lead to premature delivery and low birthweight: lack of prenatal care; use of alcohol, drugs, and/or cigarettes; and/or poor dental hygiene.

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