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  • Is there a way to turn around premature aging of the placenta?

    I'm working with a mom that is 7 months pregnant. She recently was diagnosed with Hepatitis A. Ultrasounds have shown that the baby is doing fine but that there is premature aging of the placenta. Is there a way to turn this situation around or at least slow or stop the aging process? Thanks for...
  • Rough vaginal probe ultrasound

    Hello. I just had my first trimester screening and since my uterus is positioned differently, the doctor had to use a vaginal probe. Anyway, my baby apparently wasn't cooperating and so the doctor was banging the probe against my cervix to try to get the baby to be more active and move into the position...
    Posted to Pregnancy and Prenatal Care (Forum) by newmom1975 on 03-20-2010
  • No More Palpation?

    I got a shock recently. My midwife friend told me that she explains to women that their doctor or midwife will palpate their belly in their prenatal visits to find the position of the baby, and the women look at her like she was from another planet. She said that she learned that doctors, especially...
    Posted to Jan Tritten's Blog (Weblog) by Anonymous on 03-09-2008
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