Mother, Baby and Family Centered Care at the New Women's & Children's Center
Sue Pedaline, DNP, MS, RNC, chief nursing officer and vice president, Cone Health Maternal-Child Services, shares information about some of the new amenities and medical services we’ll provide to our patients at the Women's & Children’s Center.
When Should I Have a Pap Smear? Learn the Latest on Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines
Infographic. Regular screenings help prevent cervical cancer. Most cases of cervical cancer occur in women who are 35 to 44 years old.
For Heather Dean, Women’s Hospital Holds a Special Place in Her Heart
Heather Dean will attest that family is not defined by blood. Her experience as a patient at Women’s Hospital instilled that mindset in both her and her family.
Planning for a Baby: 6 Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy
Congratulations, you’re having a baby! There’s a lot to prepare for your little one’s arrival. Keeping mom and baby’s health top of mind is important. Carolyn Harraway-Smith, MD, with Center for Women’s HealthCare, a member of Cone Health Medical Group, and Chief of Service for OB/GYN medical staff, shares tips moms-to-be should follow for a healthy pregnancy.
"It Can Happen to Anybody." Talking About Postpartum Depression
Postpartum depression affects nearly 1 in 5 women, but it can be difficult to talk about. Melinda Eury shares her journey with postpartum depression to start the conversation.
The ABCs of Safe Sleep: What You Can Do to Prevent SIDS
While there are physical risk factors of SIDS that you cannot control, there are many ways you can help reduce your child’s risk. The best place to start is with safe sleep practices.
5 Steps to Reduce Your Risk for Breast Cancer
It is estimated that approximately 331,530 women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year. While there are certain risk factors you can’t control, there are steps you can take today to help lower your risk. Gustav C. Magrinat, MD, a medical oncologist with Cone Health Cancer Center at Wesley Long Hospital and member of Cone Health Medical Group, shares 5 ways to help reduce your risk for breast cancer.
Women Supporting Women: Stories from the Women's Only 5K
2 Your Well-Being features inspiring individuals who take part in the Women’s Only 5K Walk & Run.
Trends in Childbirth: What Today's Moms Want
Heather Hogan, DNP, discusses new trends in labor and delivery, including water births, nitrous oxide and what to bring to the hospital from home.
Breastfeeding is Best for Both Mother and Baby
Carrie Hillman, RN, BSN, IBCLC, discusses the benefits of breastfeeding and shares breastfeeding tips for new moms and mothers-to-be.