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A to Z Pregnancy Information for Men

Congrats—you’re going to be a dad! But first you’ve got to get through the next few months of pregnancy. Think you have a handle on everything you need to know about pregnancy? Let’s see about that. Here is some A to Z pregnancy information to help you understand what’s going on when the woman in […]

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Is it False Labor or The Real Thing?

In the weeks leading up to your due date, every little hint of sensation in your belly may cause your heart to race in excitement and make you wonder: Is this it? Am I going into labor? Should I rush to EIRMC?  Adding confusion is false labor, which may seem like the real thing.   False […]

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Down Syndrome Testing Available at EIRMC

What is a First Trimester Screening? First Trimester Screening is a safe, simple and non-invasive test that can assess a mother’s risk for having a baby with Down syndrome (Trisomy 21), Trisomy 18 and Trisomy 13 during the first trimester of her pregnancy. The test is performed between 11 and 14 weeks gestation. A First […]

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There may not be a more important choice concerning your health as a woman, than choosing a great OBGYN. Patient and physician relationships should always consist of friendly and open dialog. With women’s special needs, this desire for a great relationship is exemplified. Choosing a doctor with whom you are comfortable and have a complete […]

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The Name Game – How to Choose a Baby Name

In the mix of other responsibilities that accompany the birth of a baby (diapers, naps, feeding, clothing), naming your baby is a very fun and special part of the process. We all want something timeless, unique and fitting to each and every one of our children. This is a very tall order. It wasn’t too […]

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