Obstetrics-Gynecology Stories

Tyler’s legacy: Couple finds way to honor son’s short life

Tyler’s legacy: Couple finds way to honor son’s short life

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A family who learned devastating news about their unborn baby makes a decision that may help save the life of someone else.

Our favorite things: Advice on gifts for parents-to-be

Our favorite things: Advice on gifts for parents-to-be

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Trying to find the perfect gift for a parent-to-be? Physicians highlight the best gifts they received when they were expecting.

Which prenatal vitamins should I take?

Which prenatal vitamins should I take?

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Prenatal vitamin options are endless, but the average woman who eats a healthy diet really only needs to worry about two supplements.

What does your baby’s Apgar score mean?

What does your baby’s Apgar score mean?

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Life’s first test is given 1 minute after birth. But parents should remember a baby’s Apgar score only reflects that moment.

NICU webcams help parents connect with newborns: The Kalias’ story

NICU webcams help parents connect with newborns: The Kalias’ story

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It can be tough to go home and leave a newborn in the NICU. But web cameras allow parents to connect and take part in a baby’s care even when they’re not there.

UT Southwestern brings expertise in high-risk pregnancy management to Plano

 

The UT Southwestern Maternal-Fetal Medicine Clinic at Children’s Health Plano offers a full range of diagnostic and treatment services for expectant mothers and for women contemplating pregnancy who are concerned about their health and the health of their unborn child.

3 tips for choosing a pregnancy app

3 tips for choosing a pregnancy app

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There are hundreds of pregnancy apps available, but remember these three tips before downloading them.

What to do if you go past your due date

What to do if you go past your due date

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Going past a pregnancy due date can be frustrating. How long is too long to be pregnant, and what should mother-to-be do when her due date comes and goes?

Finding support after losing a baby: Lindsey’s story

Finding support after losing a baby: Lindsey’s story

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Lindsey Duke knows firsthand the pain of losing a baby during pregnancy. She offers advice to parents who may be facing a similar situation.

Is there hope for fertility after surviving cancer?

Is there hope for fertility after surviving cancer?

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A cancer diagnosis doesn’t necessarily mean infertility. Learn more about pre-treatment fertility preservation options for cancer patients.