Tubal ligation, also known as having your “tubes tied,” is a type of permanent birth control. This sterilization procedure is done to prevent future pregnancies, but it can also help a woman in other ways. Incisions are made in the abdomen and parts … [Read more...] about What Are the Pros and Cons of Tubal Ligation?
June 5, 2019, Pontiac, Mich. – Oakland County Health Division today announced the end of the largest local measles outbreak since 1991. The outbreak began in March when an ill traveler from New York visited the area. Forty of the 44 confirmed measles … [Read more...] about Oakland County Measles Outbreak Officially Ends
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There are many steps during your OB/GYN visits that are intended to ensure optimal health for both you and your baby from pre to post pregnancy. Certain things should be done before attempting conception including visiting an obstetrician. Why should … [Read more...] about Why Should I Visit an Obstetrician Before I Get Pregnant?
Exercise during pregnancy can be very beneficial for moms and their babies. Regular workouts can reduce back pain, manage weight gain, and improve overall health and wellbeing. It’s important to know what type of exercise is safe before you get … [Read more...] about Pregnant Moms-To-Be and Exercise: How to Stay Fit Safely When You’re Expecting
Most new parents experience feelings of anxiety, exhaustion, and loneliness after the arrival of a new baby. It’s a normal experience that eventually improves. As many as one in seven women have postpartum depression. This is a much more serious … [Read more...] about 5 Postpartum Depression Myths