Sugar and spice may be nice for baby girls, but extra sugar in the bloodstream during pregnancy signals a condition that requires special medical attention. During pregnancy, some women's bodies will not make enough insulin for them to metabolize sugar the way they do when they are not pregnant, leaving extra glucose or sugar [...]
While so much of pregnancy and the newborn stage is focused on Mom, this Father’s Day, we want to share a beautiful, inspiring, straight-from-the-heart message from a father to his newborn son, Lucas.
Paige had never heard of preeclampsia. Now she still has nightmares from the effects it had on her two pregnancies. Women & Infants has brought the PRESERVE-1 trial to area locations to educate and learn more.
Pregnancy can take on a whole new set of concerns for women with heart problems. The main risk is that her heart will not tolerate the strain of pregnancy and will fail.
Deciding whether or not to breastfeed your new baby can be one of the most difficult decisions to make as a new mom. The experts at Women & Infants Hospital say that it is okay no matter what you decide.