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What every pregnant woman needs to know about cord clamping

This is an interesting topic, one worth chatting with your OB on their thoughts.  At the link, Alan Greene, MD shares the importance of kno…

Started by Shawn Spivey

0 Jan 20

The Home Birth Story Everyone Is Talking About

My True Feelings Regarding My Home Birth Experience I found this story pretty riveting, emotional, and educational.  With leaps and bounds…

Started by Shawn Spivey

0 Jan 9

FDA Warning: Stay Away From 'Keepsake' Ultrasounds

FDA Warning: Stay Away From 'Keepsake' Ultrasounds Very interesting I thought, worth the read-through , especially if considering an ultras…

Started by Shawn Spivey

0 Dec 22, 2014

What Do You Say When You Find Out a Friend is Expecting?

What’s the Best Thing to Say When Your Friend Says She’s Pregnant? Really, think about it.  Maybe you don't have to, maybe you've felt awkw…

Started by Shawn Spivey

0 Dec 17, 2014

Prenatal Testing Accuracy Rates Questioned

The below linked information is stunning.   Parents will test for chromosomal disorders for many reasons that would lead to a pregnancy te…

Started by Shawn Spivey

4 Dec 17, 2014
Reply by JW

Click in for Baby Name Inspiration

If you find lists with baby name inspiration you feel is worth sharing, please do.  As I find them, I'll add them too.  If you're looking f…

Started by Shawn Spivey

13 Dec 9, 2014
Reply by Shawn Spivey

This Mom Checked Her Newborn Out of the Hospital Early, The Next Day Her Baby Was Taken Away

This Mom Checked Her Newborn Out of the Hospital Early, The Next Day Her Baby Was Taken Away  Part of my opinion on this, stories like this…

Started by Shawn Spivey

4 Dec 8, 2014
Reply by Alicia (Alsan)

FDA changes labeling for drugs used during pregnancy, lactation

FDA changes labeling for drugs used during pregnancy, lactation Definitely a pro to make warnings pronounced so that patients can be bette…

Started by Shawn Spivey

0 Dec 4, 2014

New to the area, ISO obgyn and pediatrician

Hi, I am new to the Winter Haven area and I found this site which I hope can help in getting to know the area and getting around. I recentl…

Started by Mariam G

5 Dec 1, 2014
Reply by Shawn Spivey

Telling Your Kids You're Having Another Baby

We've talked about how we spilled the beans to him, but how about to older siblings of the baby-to-be?   Sometimes they are happy to be a b…

Started by Shawn Spivey

0 Nov 7, 2014

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