5 Ways to Keep Kids Safe in the Summer Heat Extreme temperatures can be dangerous for anyone, but young children need much more attention, as they may not communicate their discomfort and can overheat faster than adults. Follow these five steps to keep your kids safe...read more
11 Things To Do Before Getting Pregnant Are you and your partner thinking about trying for a baby? Sure, you know what to expect when you’re expecting, but do you know what to do before you even get pregnant? The truth is, you should start treating your body like it’s...read more
Summertime brings more outdoor events, vacations and physical activities. With all of the fun also comes an increased risk for various health events associated with summer activities. Be prepared with a well-stocked first aid kit. Your year-round first aid kit likely...read more
When Parents Are Away: Info Every Caregiver Must Have Accidents can happen; this is why it is important you provide your child’s caregiver the all of the information to ensure your child receives the fullest care possible. Here is what to include in your Caregiver ER...read more
If you’ve been trying to conceive for a couple months but haven’t had any success, it’s normal to wonder about infertility. It can take up to a year to get pregnant, but if it takes any longer than that, it may be time to see a doctor. Here are some common causes of...read more
Reasons to Consider a Midwife for Your Pregnancy Diane Utz, Certified Nurse-Midwife, Midwest Women’s Healthcare Specialists As a Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM), I frequently see new patients who are surprised to be in my office—they assumed a traditional...read more
Managing Pregnancy-Related Back Pain Many women experience back pain during pregnancy. Learn about what you can do to prevent and manage pregnancy-related back pain in a healthy way for you and your baby. If you are pregnant and suffering from back pain, you...read more
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