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Thinking About Having a Baby in Your Late 30s or 40s? Here’s What I Tell My Patients.

An ob-gyn talks age, fertility, and having healthy pregnancies later in life.

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What’s the Concern About High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy? An Ob-Gyn Explains.

Your blood pressure can affect your pregnancy and long-term health.

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The Top 6 Pregnancy Questions I Hear From First-Time Moms

An ob-gyn discusses birth classes, pain relief techniques, and trusting your health care team.

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Thinking About Childbirth Without Pain Medication? Here’s How You Can Prepare.

An ob-gyn discusses birth classes, pain relief techniques, and trusting your health care team.

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Are the COVID-19 Vaccines Safe During Pregnancy? The Science Says Yes.

Vaccines are essential throughout our life span—not just during childhood.

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Should My Teen See an Ob-Gyn? Here’s What I Tell Parents.

Ob-gyn visits are a safe space for teens to talk about their health needs.

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What to Expect at a Postpartum Checkup—And Why the Visit Matters

Dr. Diana Ramos explains how ob-gyns can help new moms with recovery after birth.

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Making Sense of Childbirth Pain Relief Options

An ob-gyn discusses common pain relief options and how to think about your choices.

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8 Common Questions About Newborn Screening Tests

Screening helps your baby by identifying health conditions early.

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What I’d Like All Women to Know About Toxic Chemicals

Simple steps can help protect you from chemicals in personal care and household products.

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