Day: March 29, 2017

Web Links

Pregnancy Links Pregnancy and gynecology information Baby Center – Baby center with lots of pregnancy and parenting resources Information on Lamaze classes FDA – The Food and Drug Administration is very informative about food safety during pregnancy March of Dimes – provides a wealth of information for pregnant women Breastfeeding Links Great breasfeeding information Medela’s…

Prepared Childbirth Classes

Practical classes, designed so you know what to expect during your labor, delivery, and postpartum experience. WHERE: Arlington Women’s Center office waiting room WHEN: The second Saturday of each month(date subject to Change) TIME: Starting promptly at 8AM-3PM- ONE DAY CLASS CONTENT: The Basics- Hospital registration, admission routine, When/how do I call?Where do I go? Expecting the Unexpected:…

About Ultrasounds

Fetal ultrasound is a safe, painless and non-invasive test which provides you and your doctor with a first glimpse of your developing baby. It has many other uses during pregnancy. Ultrasound was developed from radar technology more than 30 years ago and is safe. High-frequency sound waves are generated from a hand-held device called a…

Obstetrical Calendar

Initial Visit * Determine due date * Discuss prenatal vitamins * Order Labs and Ultrasound About 12 Weeks * Check weight, BP, and urine * Discuss prenatal laboratory testing * Listen to fetal heart beat About 16 Weeks * Check weight, BP, and urine * Listen to fetal heart beat and check uterine size *…