Specialized Care for Special Pregnancy: Part 2

Specialized Care for Special Pregnancy: Part 2

After the successful in-utero surgery to place a pigtail catheter in our little girl’s chest wall, my wife, Abby, and I tried to go about the rest of the pregnancy with our fingers crossed that things would get better and that the difficult part was over. Unfortunately, the difficulties had really just begun. Around the […]

Protect Yourself & Baby: Get a Flu Shot

Protect Yourself & Baby: Get a Flu Shot

Flu is more likely to cause severe illness in pregnant women than in women who are not pregnant. Changes in the immune system, heart, and lungs during pregnancy make pregnant women (and women up to two weeks postpartum) more prone to severe illness from flu, including illness resulting in hospitalization. Flu also may be harmful […]