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Birth Center

Exercise While Breastfeeding

September 19, 2019 | Breast Feeding Exercise Wellness Women's Health

Exercise While Breastfeeding Moms face many barriers in the postpartum period, in regards to life balance, motherhood, breastfeeding, and maintaining a healthy lifestyle that includes a healthy diet and exercise program. In the August 2019 Journal of Women’s Health Physical Therapy, authors surveyed more than 600 moms ... Read More
Birth Center

If you are Pregnant:Herbs are Drugs

March 1, 2016 | Pregnancy Wellness Women's Health

Herbs are commonly consumed by pregnant and breast-feeding women, possibly because they believe that “natural products” are safer than drugs. However, even though some have been available for hundreds or thousands of years, little is known about their effects on the embryo, fetus, newborn, or ... Read More
Birth Center

Not your mother’s weed…

December 15, 2015 | Community Women's Health

It's legal in Colorado. Why would marijuana harm your unborn baby? The major active compound in all cannabis products is Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ9-THC), or simply THC. Research has established that THC can rapidly cross the placenta barrier, resulting in fetal plasma concentrations of THC equivalent or even ... Read More
Birth Center

Don’t Ignore Depression

June 5, 2015 | Mental Health Postpartum Women's Health

Postpartum depression has certainly gained its share of attention in the public's and professional's eyes with states from Oregon to New York implementing legislation in recent years to encourage screening for the problem.   We are learning that Pregnancy alone, is a large risk factor to the clinically depressed patient.  From chemical ... Read More