Women's Health eNews Archive
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- Expecting twins, or triplets? Here's some wise advice from BC Women's Obstetrician, Dr. Dena BloomenthalSeptember 1, 2016If you are expecting more than one baby, beware of consulting "Dr. Google!" The internet can provide you with an overwhelming amount of information, as well as some unrealistic expectations for pregnancy, birthing and early parenting. This advice comes from busy BC Women's obstetrician Dr. Dena Bloomenthal, who has delivered more than 300 sets of twins.
- April 15, 2016Most parents cherish the minutes after giving birth when they meet their baby for the first time. These are also precious minutes for the caregivers in the Birthing Program at BC Women's.
- December 2, 2015When you see the first images of your baby on the ultrasound screen, research is probably the last thing on your mind. However, ongoing research plays an important role in advancing the use of ultrasound as a safe diagnostic tool that can reveal potential concerns during pregnancy or reassure women that all is progressing well.