Pregnancy - MacArthur Medical Center

Pregnancy can be a very joyful yet daunting experience for those having their first child. Our hope is to help you learn what you can do before, during, and after pregnancy to give your baby a healthy start to life.
Labor 101 - MacArthur Medical Center

Labor 101

The natural follow up questions that patients have are “How do I know when…
Chiropractic Care - MacArthur Medical Center

Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care is the health maintenance of the spinal column, discs, related nerves and…
Morning Sickness - MacArthur Medical Center

Morning Sickness

Most pregnant women will experience “morning sickness” which is the feeling of nausea during…
Breastfeeding - MacArthur Medical Center

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding your baby is one of the most important decisions you will make. It…
Chromosomal Screening - MacArthur Medical Center

Chromosomal Screening

A screening test is a test that is performed to give information about a…
Labor Pain: Should I Get an Epidural - MacArthur OBGYN

Labor Pain Relief

There are two main options available for patients who are in labor. The first…
Folic Acid - MacArthur Medical Center

Folic Acid

Folic acid is a B vitamin that is essential for numerous bodily functions. Folic…
Group B Streptococcus - MacArthur Medical Center

Group B Streptococcus

Group B Streptococcus (GBS) is one of the many bacteria that are found in…
Fetal Movement - MacArthur Medical Center

Fetal Movement

Most women will start to feel fetal movements at approximately 20 weeks. Some earlier…
Leg Swelling - MacArthur Medical Center

Leg Swelling

Edema or swelling is one of the most common complaints in pregnancy. It worsens…
Round Ligament Pain - MacArthur Medical Center

Round Ligament Pain

The round ligament attaches the front of your uterus to your groin; you have…
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Safe to Travel?

A common question I often hear is “Can I fly while I’m pregnant?” Air…
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Boy or Girl?

Are you having a boy or girl? This is one of the standard questions…
Zika Virus Blog - MacArthur Medical Center

Zika Virus

The Zika virus is transmitted by the Aedes species of mosquitos, which can also…