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What You Need to Know About Fertility Treatments: After Age 40

For women over the age of 40 looking to get pregnant, it is important to start working with a fertility specialist sooner than later. The treatment options available become more limited as we age, so…

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What You Need to Know About Fertility Treatments: Between Age 35 to 40

What You Need to Know About Fertility Treatments: Between Age 35 to 40 If you and your partner have been tying to get pregnant between 35 and 40, you may want to speak with a fertility specialist.…

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What You Need to Know About Fertility Treatments: Before Age 35

If you and your partner have been struggling to get pregnant, it may be time to consider speaking with your doctor about fertility treatments. It’s important to realize that the conception…

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The COVID Vaccine is Safe During Pregnancy

During pregnancy, your top priority is to keep your child safe and healthy. We know the dangers of COVID-19, the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2. But is the vaccine safe for you and your developing…

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How Soon Can You Get Pregnant After Stopping Birth Control?

You’ve taken steps in your family planning, and now you’re ready for a baby. How long after stopping birth control are you fertile again? Well, it depends on the contraceptive.

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Utah Fetal Center: High-Risk Pregnancy Care in one Place

High-risk pregnancies require a team of experts to address both child and mother's needs before, during, and after delivery. Dr. Stephen Fenton is the founder and director of the Utah Fetal…

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Which Pregnancy Myths Are Actually True?

Will eating spicy food during pregnancy make your child go blind? Can cocoa butter prevent stretch marks? Does a chronic stomach ache mean your baby will be a boy? OB/GYN Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones…

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Pregnancy Miscarriage Signs, Treatments, and Management

Early miscarriage, or spontaneous abortion, is common—the most common complication in pregnancy. Approximately one million American women experience a loss of pregnancy in the first twelve…

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Is Drinking Coffee During Pregnancy Bad for My Baby?

Research shows caffeine is a stressor in pregnancy, and babies with stress in the uterus are more likely to have health problems as children and adults, one of those problems being overweight. Dr.…

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New Utah Law Increases Women's Access to Birth Control

States with the least access to family planning have the highest rates of unplanned pregnancies and maternal deaths. Starting May 18th, Utah will become one of a few states that allow women the…

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High Blood Pressure and Pregnancy

Having high blood pressure can contribute to miscarriages. Women's expert Dr. Kirtly Paker Jones discusses some important things women should consider about their health before trying to get…

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No, Sleeping on Your Back Does NOT Necessarily Increase Stillbirth

A recent British study suggests women who sleep on their back during the third trimester are at higher risk of stillbirth. But, collectively as a department, specialists in high-risk obstetrics at…

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Breakthroughs in Embryos Freezing

Recently, frozen embryos have been in the news with a woman giving birth to an embryo that had been frozen for over 24 years. Not only did the birth break a medical record, it brings up a lot of…

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What Is a 'Normal' Birth?

No woman wants an 'unnatural childbirth.' But what is defined as a 'natural' or 'normal' birth? Women's expert Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones talks with a certified nurse…

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Postpartum Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (10.06.2017)

Join Erin Clark, MD and Amy-Rose White, LCSW in a discussion on Postpatrum Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder during a Pregnancy Care ECHO session from Friday, October 6, 2017.

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The Role of a Midwife

Midwives play an important role in the birthing experience, should a pregnant woman choose to have a midwife. Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones speaks with certified nurse midwife Celeste Thomas about the…

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