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Mammograms: Important Things to Know

 

Your health is one of the most important things that you will ever have in life, yet it is also the thing that is most taken for granted. Most people do not give a second thought to their health until they are given a scary diagnosis or someone very close to them receives one. Many …

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The Important Facts Behind Labor Induction

 

For many years, labor induction was very popular among expectant mothers and their physicians. Once a woman was considered “full term,” many doctors would allow patients to choose to be induced. Many women wanted to choose a day for delivery that was convenient, while some women were just tired of being pregnant and wanted to …

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Prenatal Classes

 

Being pregnant is an exciting time. Growing a new life, or maybe two, is a miraculous event each time a woman conceives. No two people are exactly alike, so each new life is something to celebrate. If you are bringing a new life into the world in 2021, the entire staff at Marietta OB/GYN Affiliates, …

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Menopause Prolapse: What You Need to Know

 

Just as women hear horror pregnancy stories while they are pregnant, we all know of the miserable experiences some women have during menopause. Whether you are dreading this time in life or have an “it’s just a natural occurrence” attitude, there are somethings that you need to know. Menopause is a phase of life that …

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Make Wellness Your Goal in 2021

 

Few things in life are as important as your health, and it is important that you take an active role in promoting wellness. As Benjamin Franklin said, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Now that a new year is underway, it is time to evaluate your priorities – and your wellness …

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Don’t Neglect Your Teeth During Pregnancy

 

Pregnancy is a time of great anticipation. It is also a time that brings extra responsibilities in terms of taking care of your body. You are not only thinking about “just you,” but you are now responsible for making decisions that affect another life growing inside your body. While it is easy to make decisions …

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Exercise During Pregnancy

 

Whether a woman is physically fit before becoming pregnant or not, weight gain is usually a topic of concern during pregnancy. The idea of gaining weight on purpose is foreign to most people because we live in a society where losing weight is the ideal. However, growing life inside the womb requires added weight to …

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Counting Down To The Big Day

 

Perhaps no other time in a woman’s life is she more excited and anxious than right before she gives birth. How much will it hurt? When will the baby come? Will I make it to the hospital? Will my husband/partner make it there with me? Will everything go as planned? Am I really ready to …

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What to Expect After a Hysterectomy

 

A hysterectomy is an invasive surgical procedure done to remove a woman’s uterus. There are both risks and benefits to this surgery, and the entire hormonal balance of a woman’s body will be altered significantly. Because of this, a hysterectomy is normally performed as a last resort after pharmaceutical or other surgical options have been …

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