11 Things To Do Before Getting Pregnant

11 Things To Do Before Getting Pregnant

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...
Causes of Infertility in Men and Women

Causes of Infertility in Men and Women

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...
5 Reasons to Consider a Midwife for Your Pregnancy

5 Reasons to Consider a Midwife for Your Pregnancy

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...
Managing Pregnancy-Related Back Pain

Managing Pregnancy-Related Back Pain

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...
In Home Pregnancy Tests: Your Questions Answered

In Home Pregnancy Tests: Your Questions Answered

In-home pregnancy tests are often one of the first confirmations of your pregnancy. It’s exciting and nervous and you’re not sure if you’re experiencing the infamous morning sickness or just sickness. Read below to learn about how in-home pregnancy tests work. How...