Healthy Heart, Healthy Woman: How to Lower Your Risk of Heart Disease
Posted August 15, 2011
You probably learned somewhere between your teen years and now about protecting your heart from the casualties of love—and even when that letterman jacket–clad cutie passed you up for the perky cheerleader and you thought you might die, you bounced ... Continue reading →
When It Comes to Being Green, There’s No Place Like Home
Posted August 07, 2011
These days, it seems like everything is turning green—including our practice (read more about it here). Green is quickly becoming mainstream—and for good reason. Not only is upping our eco-consciousness a must for the planet but it's also an absolute ... Continue reading →
Cans Do! Five Ways to Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week
Posted August 02, 2011
In honor of National Breastfeeding Month and World Breastfeeding Week, we asked Best for Babes, a nonprofit that's giving breastfeeding a makeover by empowering women with the education, acceptance and support they need to achieve their own personal breastfeeding goals, ... Continue reading →
The Blues, Revisited
Posted July 24, 2011
For many new moms, postpartum depression (PPD) begins after the medically designated time period. For these women, the onset of late PPD signals a lonely, frightening and misunderstood time. The good news: You are not alone and you can get ... Continue reading →
Posted July 21, 2011
Healthy Woman's third set of triplets was delivered last night! Third set!
The charmed trio was delivered by Dr. Rebecca Cipriano and Dr. Julie Leizer.
Mom, two girls and a boy are all doing well. Congratulations!
Fun triplet fact: Since 1989, there have ... Continue reading →
Signs of the Times: How to Tell If You’re Pregnant
Posted July 17, 2011
Pregnant or not pregnant: that is the question.
In fact, that is the question you've probably wondered at least a few times in your life.
The symptoms of pregnancy are not always so easy to decipher and can often be confused with ... Continue reading →
Laborist and Delivery?
Posted July 15, 2011
What is a laborist?
Well, picture this: Your water breaks, you call your OB, you book it down to the hospital and you're greeted by (insert pause here for dramatic effect) a doctor you've never seen before in your life.
Sure, ... Continue reading →
The Fertility Five: The Top Things You Can Do Today to Improve Your Chances of Getting Pregnant
Posted July 10, 2011
If the thought of little feet going pitter-patter makes you all twitterpated, it can be a bitter wait for that darn stick to turn blue. Instead of turning on Teen Mom and bemoaning the fact that children are having children ... Continue reading →
Zapped!: Where’d My Libido Go?
Posted July 03, 2011
If getting bedroom eyes from your significant other is more aggravating than titillating, you may be suffering from a low sex drive. Wondering how this can be? Your desire for sex is tied into several factors—physical health, emotional state, beliefs, ... Continue reading →
The Right Stuff: Your Baby Registry Guide
Posted June 27, 2011
Registering for all that you’ll need when your bundle-of-joy finally arrives is a daunting task—to say the least. Will one stroller be sufficient? Is a bouncy chair really necessary? How many crib sets should I get? Oh, the list of ... Continue reading →