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7 Tips Every First-Time Mother Needs to Know About Pregnancy

 

Becoming a mother for the first time is an exhilarating experience filled with anticipation, excitement, and a touch of uncertainty. As you embark on this journey of pregnancy, there are several important tips that every first-time mother should keep in mind to ensure a healthy and fulfilling pregnancy. At Marietta OB-GYN Affiliates, P.A., we understand …

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What You Need to Know About Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)

 

Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC) is a topic of considerable significance in obstetrics, offering women who have previously undergone cesarean deliveries the opportunity to attempt a vaginal birth for subsequent pregnancies. Understanding the nuances, risks and benefits associated with VBAC is crucial for expectant mothers considering their birthing options. At Marietta OB-GYN Affiliates, P.A., our …

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9 Possible Causes of Female Incontinence

 

Female incontinence, the involuntary leakage of urine, is a common and often distressing condition that can significantly impact a woman’s quality of life. Understanding the possible causes of female incontinence is essential for accurate diagnosis and effective management of this condition. Here are nine potential causes of female incontinence and how seeking diagnosis and treatment …

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When is Cesarean Delivery Necessary?

 

Cesarean delivery, commonly known as a C-section, is a surgical procedure used to deliver a baby through an incision in the mother’s abdomen and uterus. While vaginal birth is the preferred method in most cases, certain situations may necessitate a C-section for the health and well-being of the mother, baby or both. Here are some …

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Symptoms and Causes of Endometriosis

 

Endometriosis is a chronic condition affecting individuals with a uterus, characterized by the presence of endometrial-like tissue outside the uterus. This tissue, which normally lines the inside of the uterus, grows on other pelvic organs like the ovaries, fallopian tubes and the tissue lining the pelvis. Understanding the symptoms and causes of endometriosis is crucial …

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Are You Hoping to Conceive This Holiday Season?

 

Is a baby on your gift list this holiday season? If you have decided it is the right time to add a new member to your family, there are ways to increase your chances of conceiving. With some lifestyle changes, you can give your reproductive system what it needs to be ready to create a …

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10 Signs and Symptoms of Menopause

 

Menopause is a natural biological process that marks the end of a woman’s reproductive years. It typically occurs in the late 40s or early 50s, but the age at which it starts can vary widely from person to person. Menopause is defined as the point when a woman has gone 12 consecutive months without a …

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What Conditions Contribute to a High-Risk Pregnancy?

 

Pregnancy is typically a time of excitement and anticipation, but for some women, it can be a period marked by increased medical concerns and risks. A high-risk pregnancy is one in which certain conditions make the health of the mother, the baby, or both more vulnerable. Understanding the conditions contributing to a high-risk pregnancy is …

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When Is Cesarean Delivery Necessary?

 

Childbirth is a miraculous and beautiful experience. However, sometimes complications can arise that require the need for cesarean delivery. A cesarean delivery, also known as a C-section, is a surgical procedure where the baby is delivered through an incision made in the mother’s abdomen and uterus. Situations Requiring C-Section Childbirth There are several reasons why …

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