Obstetrics & Maternity

My Experience with Prematurity

|   June 20, 2017   |   Obstetrics & Maternity, Parenthood

My Experience with Prematurity

Last week we talked about the stress of having a premature baby. Our very own Dr. Meredith Travelstead and her husband know from personal experience how scary it can be to deliver early and they decided to share this personal experience to give parents in similar circumstances some encouragement. This is just one of the reasons her patients love her so much, she can truly understand what you are going through. 

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When It’s Too Soon

|   June 12, 2017   |   Obstetrics & Maternity, Parenthood

When It’s Too Soon

For parents expecting a new baby, the anticipation can be very exciting, but when the baby arrives too early, it can cause worry and fear. Here is some information to help prepare you and ease your anxiety should you find yourself in this position.

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Wrapping Up Infertility Awareness Week

|   April 27, 2017   |   Obstetrics & Maternity

Wrapping Up Infertility Awareness Week

This issue is especially important to us at The Woman’s Clinic. We recognize the impact of infertility on the lives of our patients because we have watched one of our own struggle with it in their own family. Dr. John Wooley and his wife, Becky, have walked this path together. Now, they would like to publicly share a bit of their story in the hopes that you can find it encouraging. 

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To Eat Or Not To Eat

|   March 20, 2017   |   Obstetrics & Maternity

To Eat Or Not To Eat

There are a lot of do’s and don’ts when it comes to pregnancy, but you can do anything for 9 months, right? Maintaining a healthy weight during pregnancy is very important. Women who are overweight or obese are at a greater risk for pregnancy related serious conditions such as gestational diabetes, preeclampsia and even the need for a cesarean section. By making a conscious decision to get healthier during your pregnancy or before you try to become pregnant, you are decreasing your risk of several pregnancy related health problems.

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