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Is a little alcohol OK?

You may have heard about a recent study that found drinking alcohol during and beyond the first trimester of pregnancy doesn’t raise the risk of premature delivery, low birth weight or size, or maternal high blood pressure. But before you open that bottle of wine, consider this.

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Is it time to see a specialist?

If you have been trying to get pregnant for a long time without success, you may be thinking about seeing a fertility specialist. But how do you know when to make the call? The March of Dimes suggests that if … Continue reading

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On your mark, get set …

Are you thinking about fertility treatment? To increase your chances of success, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers Recommendations for Preconception Health Care. They include: • Take 400 mcg of folic acid daily, in the form of … Continue reading

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