Pregnancy Health

Sarah L. Hosker

Recheck Estimated Placental Volume (EPV)

As you continue on week 18 of your pregnancy journey, EPV will be calculated between now and Week 20. This will ensure the placenta is the correct size to nourish your baby adequately. Please...

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Sarah L. Hosker

When Itching in Pregnancy is Not Normal..

Although some itching in pregnancy is normal, if you notice itching, primarily at night on the palms of hands, arms, legs, soles of feet or all-over itching which typically increases in severity, speak with...

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Lemon

From Me to Pregnancy…Zika, What?

Friends as I patiently wait for my upcoming preconception doctor’s appointment…something serious has come across my radar and it is something I have no clue about…ZIKA. Zika is the health story of the year and...

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Sarah L. Hosker

Sleep Position and Sleep

As you continue on your pregnancy journey, why not begin sleeping on your left side now? According to BabyCenter Sleep Expert, Donna Arand, Ph.D., Clinical Director of the Kettering Sleep Disorders Center and Associate...

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Sarah L. Hosker

Quad Marker Screen

As you make your way through your Second Trimester, the Quad Marker Screen is a blood test that is performed between Weeks 15-20 of your pregnancy. This screen determines if you are at a...

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Lemon

From Me to Pregnancy…There’s a checklist for that

The Internet can be a slippery slope, especially when I am researching the following terms with my close friend, Google: “Pregnancy” has 313,000,000 results. “Pregnant” has 358,000,000 results. “Preparing for Pregnancy” has 62,300,000 results....

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