University of Iowa; Midwife Services

Midwives do maternity care, made well OBGYN care, family planning, so mostly those types of services. I think kind of that paradigm shift for our care is, you know we really focus on wellness and normalcy and promoting normalcy within the pregnancy and within your life and I think that a lot of women really […]

Dr Christopher Ng Talks About Getting on the Pill | DocDoc

Let’s start with the positives when you’re on the pill. Effective contraception is one of the most effective contraceptives provided you take it properly. It regulates your period so it helps women with irregular periods. Women with heavy, painful periods. Similarly, it has benefits and is meant to alleviate those problems. These are short term […]

Dr Christopher Ng Offers Useful Tips for Health Pregnancy | DocDoc

Don’t get stressed about it. Pregnancy is unlike any other event. You’re seeing a gynecologist or an obstetrician because you’re pregnant. Pregnancy is a natural event. So, unlike other disciplines or other conditions where you see a doctor because there’s something medically wrong with you, with pregnancy, you’re not. It’s a natural event. So, basically, […]

What Are the Effects of Prolonged Labor? – Linda Katz, MD – Obstetrics and Gynecology

– The effects of prolonged labor may be nothing. Lot of it just depends on the quality or the reserve that a placenta has. If you have a very healthy placenta that’s oxygenating your baby well and there’s no stress to the baby then prolonged labor should not hurt anything. But, for example, if a […]

Labor and Delivery Tour, Lone Peak Hospital

(gentle music) – Hi, welcome to Lone Peak Hospital. This is our labor and delivery unit. I’m Debra Weight, I’m the director of Women’s Services and we would love to take you on a tour of our unit. Welcome to one of our beautiful rooms. We’ve designed these rooms to be as comfortable as possible […]

San Jose OBGYN Baby Delivery Doctor Dr. Tae W. Noh M.D. FACOG | 408-998-8412

Dr. Noh is a San Jose OBGYN who has contributed over 10 years to teaching other Bay Area OBGYNs. He has been in the South Bay for 25 years, and provides the best medical services for you. Compared with large group hopsitals, where you will local have a unknown doctor or resident perform you delivery, […]

I Wanna Be a Midwife · A Day In The Life Of A Midwife

They’re so cute. There’s nothing more incredible than the creation and birth of new life and if you’re a mother or expecting mother you’ll know there’s one person you can’t do it without, your midwife. Midwives ensure that both mum and baby are healthy and safe right from conception all the way through to birth […]

Edward-Elmhurst Health – Having your baby at Edward-Elmhurst

At Edward-Elmhurst Health, our family birthing center offers an experience for you and your baby that’s second to none from innovative specialized labor and delivery services to private birthing suites deluxe family amenities and highly equipped nurseries are family birthing center combined state of the art technology with personalized expert medical care all wrapped in […]

What Are Some Misconceptions About Labor and Delivery? – Linda Katz, MD – Obstetrics and Gynecology

– [Linda Katz MD] Well I think a common misconception of labor, is about the epidural. I think in years past the feeling was that if you take an epidural too early in the course of labor, it slows down your labor and increases your risk for a cesarean section. And that just has not […]

How an epidural is given during childbirth

An epidural during childbirth is an injection into your lower back that temporarily blocks pain from your waist down. You’ll be asked either to lie on your side with your knees tucked into your chest or to sit upright and lean forward. This opens up the space between the bones in your spine. Your anaesthetist […]