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5 Pre-Pregnancy Considerations

When it comes to women’s health, preparing for pregnancy is as important as the lifestyle and dietary changes you make during pregnancy. We strongly believe that if you prepare yourself both physically and financially before conceiving a child, you will be able to give birth to a happy, healthy baby. Pre-pregnancy considerations take into account … Continue reading 5 Pre-Pregnancy Considerations

What’s Normal During Pregnancy And What’s Not?

Pregnancy comes with a lot of unknowns. How one woman’s body reacts is an entirely unique experience. Some pregnant women face a whole host of symptoms, while some go unscathed. No matter how your pregnancy journey goes, knowing what is normal during pregnancy and what is not can keep you feeling confident about the adventure … Continue reading What’s Normal During Pregnancy And What’s Not?

7 Health Screenings Every Woman Should Get

Throughout a woman’s life, there are many health concerns she should keep in mind. Often, these concerns change with age. One of the best practices in maintaining good health is getting recommended health screenings to detect any illness early so it can be treated more easily.  Health Screenings For Women Well-woman care is recommended to … Continue reading 7 Health Screenings Every Woman Should Get

The Ins And Outs Of A Hysteroscopy

A hysteroscopy is a procedure used to diagnose or treat problems of the uterus. This procedure may be done for various reasons, including preventative and diagnostic care. At Raleigh OB/GYN Centre, hysteroscopies are performed in-office by our physicians. The procedure is scheduled for a day when you are not having your menstrual period.  What Is … Continue reading The Ins And Outs Of A Hysteroscopy

5 Signs You Should Speak To Your OB/GYN About Infertility

Infertility is a complex and private subject that often goes undiscussed, yet it affects millions of people yearly. The first step when you’re struggling with conceiving is to consult your OB/GYN. Your gynecologist is equipped to perform a fertility evaluation and make further recommendations. Some common reasons for infertility include age, your partner’s fertility, sexually … Continue reading 5 Signs You Should Speak To Your OB/GYN About Infertility

6 Myths About Visiting Your OB/GYN

Gynecological exams are recommended annually to ensure proper health screening, procedures, and testing. However, when it comes to visiting your OB/GYN, there are loads of misconceptions and misinformation that may discourage you from making your next appointment. But don’t let the myths fool you— there are several highly advantageous benefits to visiting your OB/GYN at … Continue reading 6 Myths About Visiting Your OB/GYN

4 Common Thyroid Diseases: Causes And Treatments

January marks Thyroid Awareness Month, which calls attention to medical conditions that keep your thyroid from producing the appropriate amount of hormones. The thyroid is a part of the endocrine system, which is responsible for skin integrity, menstrual cycles, calcium levels, cholesterol levels, the nervous system, and more. According to the American Thyroid Association, roughly … Continue reading 4 Common Thyroid Diseases: Causes And Treatments

5 Achievable New Year’s Resolutions For Moms

Being a mom is a challenging, full-time job. As 2022 comes to an end, you may look to 2023 to make some positive changes in your life. However, this doesn’t mean saying yes to every new wellness trend as it comes along. Being healthy and happy are two wonderful characteristics to portray for your children. … Continue reading 5 Achievable New Year’s Resolutions For Moms

A 2023 Gift Guide For New Moms

Finding the perfect gift for new moms can challenge even the most seasoned shopper. At first glance, it may seem like all of her needs have been met with the baby shower gifts that were given to her or that she already has everything she needs to be successful as a mother. When in doubt, … Continue reading A 2023 Gift Guide For New Moms

Planning For Pregnancy: Your Preconception Checklist

Are you ready to bring your own little miracle into the world? Many women believe that modifying their lifestyle only begins once they fall pregnant. Even though there is some truth behind this, there are a number of steps you can take before trying to conceive that can help better prepare you for the lifestyle, … Continue reading Planning For Pregnancy: Your Preconception Checklist