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Response to a Study on Autism by Duke University

Posted by doctor on Aug 8, 2013 in Blog, Pregnancy | no comments

At Healthy Woman we want to reassure our patients about a topic you may have seen in the news. Duke university released a study this month implying there may be a link with induction of labor and augmentation of labor and increased risk for autism.  It is important to point out that the most important [...]

Working With Patients in Tough Economic Times

Posted by admin on Mar 3, 2013 in Blog, Events, Preventative Health Care | no comments

With the unemployment rate at 7.7 percent, adding around 236,000 jobs in February of this year, many Americans still find themselves out of work. Financial institutions are some of the most recent companies to announce major employment cut backs in the following months. “We understand that these are tough times, and we are committed to [...]

Breastfeeding Perks: What You Should Know

Posted by admin on Mar 3, 2013 in Blog, Breastfeeding, Pregnancy | no comments
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Breastfeeding has been all the buzz lately. With celebrities talking about it in their candid magazine interviews, breastfeeding is making a long overdue comeback in modern-day motherhood. So how exactly can breastfeeding be beneficial? 1. Illness prevention. The nutrients in a mother’s breast milk are designed exclusively for her baby—and that’s something formula just can’t [...]

Folic Acid Linked To Lower Autism Risk

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The importance of planning for pregnancy is becoming more and more evident, as new studies show. A recent study found that children born to women who started taking folic acid supplements, or women who received an ample amount of folic acid in their diet, four to eight weeks before pregnancy appear to be at a [...]

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