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Prenatal Yoga: 101

Prenatal Yoga: 101

Doing yoga is one way to get the exercise pregnant moms need. Staying physically active during pregnancy is important for women. They should do at least 30 minutes of exercise or physical activity on most days. That activity has a range …

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What You Need to Know About our Lactation Center

What You Need to Know About our Lactation Center

Get the help you need to make breastfeeding easier. The evidence is clear: For both new moms and their babies, breastfeeding offers a host of benefits. For the baby, breastfeeding means they receive the exact combination of nutrients they need …

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Postpartum Facts: The Real Truth

Postpartum Facts: The Real Truth

Prepare yourself for what might come after childbirth. Bringing a new baby into the world is a joyous event, but not everyone experiences happiness in the first weeks or months after giving birth. Postpartum depression is more common than many …

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5 Remedies for Morning Sickness

5 Remedies for Morning Sickness

Suffering through a torturous first trimester? Find relief for your morning sickness. Don't let morning sickness darken your early pregnancy glow! Unfortunately, many women spend the first few months of their pregnancy battling nausea and vomiting. Morning sickness may be …

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Breast Cancer: Prevention and Screening

Breast Cancer: Prevention and Screening

You play an important role in your breast health.   October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and you may already be aware that breast cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer death among U.S. women. Here at Woman’s Hospital, …

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The Benefits of Breastfeeding

The Benefits of Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is healthy for both you and your baby. Decades ago, many American women made the switch to formula to feed their newborns. Today, doctors know that a mother’s milk is the best thing for her baby. The American Academy …

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What to Expect When You Have a Hysterectomy

What to Expect When You Have a Hysterectomy

Whether absolutely necessary or elective, here are some things to consider about hysterectomy. Among U.S. women, hysterectomies are the second-most common form of surgery, after Caesarean sections. According to the National Women’s Health Network, your doctor might perform a hysterectomy …

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Great Products at a Great Store!

Great Products at a Great Store!

Cool products help Moms (and Dads) keep their cool during summer’s hot days. It’s summertime in Mississippi and that means just one thing: it’s unbearably hot. Venturing outside the cool confines of your home with a baby in tow often …

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What You Can Learn in a Childbirth Class

What You Can Learn in a Childbirth Class

Take a class to prepare for your big day. When you learn you’re pregnant, you know you’ll go through lots of changes in the months to come. Then you have to prepare for D-Day—Delivery Day—and what follows. Many moms-to-be find …

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Learning to Cope with Menopause

Learning to Cope with Menopause

If you're approaching a certain age, you may have worries about menopause. But there are ways that you can be prepared. As a woman ages, she knows she confronts one certainty—facing menopause. For some women, menopause means an end to …

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