Obstetrics-Gynecology Stories

A head-to-toe tour of your baby’s ultrasound

A head-to-toe tour of your baby’s ultrasound

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The 18- to 20-week ultrasound is more than a chance to find out the baby’s gender. Learn what we look for in this head-to-toe ultrasound video tour.

3 New Year’s resolutions for Your Pregnancy Matters

3 New Year’s resolutions for Your Pregnancy Matters

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The Your Pregnancy Matters doctors have big plans for 2016. Check out their New Year’s resolutions to share even more pregnancy tips and stories!

Can you turn a breech baby around?

Can you turn a breech baby around?

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Most babies naturally move out of breech position, but about 4 percent of babies won’t. Learn the methods you can try to turn them.

What fetal heart rate monitoring can – and can’t – tell us

What fetal heart rate monitoring can – and can’t – tell us

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Fetal heart rate monitors are useful tools for alerting physicians to potential problems during labor and delivery, but they have limitations in what they can do.

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.