Tag: healthy pregnancy

If you’re pregnant, or trying to get pregnant, you may have heard of DHA. But what is DHA? DHA is an acronym for the nutrient docosahexaenoic acid, an Omega-3 fatty acid. (No wonder they abbreviate it.) Today, with people often eating

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Elizabeth Yepez, MD is a board certified ObGyn and Clinical Instructor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine. Dr. Yepez has focused much of her career in eliminating racial and socioeconomic health disparities. Much of this is through women’s health

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Congratulations! You’re pregnant! Hold onto your maternity jeans, because lots of changes lie ahead. Fortunately, we have some tips to make your pregnancy journey a little more comfortable. 1.  Sleep while you can! – Once your little bundle of joy arrives,

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Mary Jane Minkin, M.D., is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist in private practice in New Haven, Connecticut, and a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Yale University School of Medicine. She is a lead author or co-author of articles in numerous peer-reviewed

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RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association will recognize National Infertility Awareness Week®, April 19 through April 25, 2015. The movement brings together millions of women and men living with infertility, healthcare, mental health and adoption professionals, and lawmakers to raise awareness about

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Great news! FIRST RESPONSE™ is infusing some deliciousness into the women’s health category. The two new vitamin options — FIRST RESPONSE™ Reproductive Health Multivitamin Gummies and PreNatal & PostNatal Multivitamin Gummies — will be available at retailers, beginning April 2015. “All women trying

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Elizabeth Yepez, MD is a board certified ObGyn and Clinical Instructor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine. Dr. Yepez has focused much of her career in eliminating racial and socioeconomic health disparities. Much of this is through women’s health

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Are you pregnant? One way to tell is to look for signs — like tender breasts, fatigue, and nausea — all of which can show up a few short weeks after conception. Here’s a look at the most common early pregnancy

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“You’re glowing!” Certainly someone (your mom?) has said this to you since you’ve announced that you’re expecting. And sure, an increase in oil production – thanks to your pregnancy hormones – can result in that “glow” you hear so much about.

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Mary Jane Minkin, M.D., is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist in private practice in New Haven, Connecticut, and a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Yale University School of Medicine. She is a lead author or co-author of articles in numerous peer-reviewed

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