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Skin Conditions during Pregnancy

Beyond stretch marks: skin conditions during pregnancy You may know that stretch marks can occur during pregnancy, but other skin conditions during pregnancy come as a surprise. Our Austin obgyns would like to share some information about these common changes. Skin conditions during pregnancy caused by hyperpigmentation Certain skin conditions during pregnancy are caused by  Read More

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Preeclampsia

Five facts every pregnant woman should know about preeclampsia Preeclampsia is a condition that occurs during pregnancy. A woman with preeclampsia has a serious problem with high blood pressure that can affect her other organs and cause harm to mother and baby if left untreated. Generally, it occurs after the 20th week of pregnancy during  Read More

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Early Pregnancy Loss

4 things you should know about early pregnancy loss Early pregnancy loss is defined as occurring during the first trimester, or first 13 weeks, of pregnancy. Early pregnancy loss, also known as miscarriage, is fairly common and occurs in 10 to 20% of pregnancies. Here are four things you should know about early pregnancy loss.  Read More

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Morning Sickness

Coping with morning sickness, morning, noon and night Everyone has heard of morning sickness, but you can’t really imagine what it’s like until it happens to you. The term “morning sickness” is a misnomer because many women experience nausea and vomiting at different times of the day, or even all day. Our Austin obgyns are  Read More

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Prenatal Bloodwork

What we learn from prenatal bloodwork at your first prenatal visit When you come see our Austin obgyns for your first prenatal visit, one of the tests we order is prenatal bloodwork. These tests provide us with important information we need to properly care for you and your baby during pregnancy. Here are four things  Read More

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