Monthly Archives: December 2017

Warm up safely when pregnant

With the colder weather upon us, warming up in a hot tub or sauna sounds great. But if you’re pregnant, you would be safer just taking a hot bath. Hot tubs can cause hyperthermia, an abnormally high body temperature. According to … Continue reading

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Need advice? Call us for a free fertility phone consultation

Are you having trouble getting pregnant, but not quite sure where to begin? Call us for a free phone consultation with one of our physicians to: Review your medical history: The physician will ask about your sexual and medical history (including … Continue reading

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Birth season, lack of anesthesia may affect postpartum depression risk

Women who give birth in winter or spring are less likely than women who deliver in the fall or summer to suffer from postpartum depression (PPD), according to a study presented at the American Society of Anesthesiologists 2017 annual meeting. … Continue reading

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“Amazing” reviews from our patients

“The team at RSC is amazing. All of the doctors, nurses, and assistants made our visits extremely comfortable and welcoming. Thank you all!” “Dr. Mensah was amazing. She spent her time with me and was very informative and helpful.” Thanks … Continue reading

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One-stop information shopping

Looking for reliable information about pregnancy? Try MedlinePlus, the National Institutes of Health’s web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, … Continue reading

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Infant crying triggers mom’s brain, study finds

Infant cries activate specific brain regions related to movement and speech, according to a National Institutes of Health study of mothers in 11 countries. The findings, led by researchers at NIH’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human … Continue reading

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Vacation time: Zika update

As we head into the end of the year, many people are beginning to plan their winter vacations. It’s important to remember that the Zika virus, which was much in the news a few years ago, is still out there, … Continue reading

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