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Pregnancy Care

Pregnancy Care

Preconception Counseling We stress the importance of a preconceptual visit. We will cover your nutrition, lifestyle choices, work/home environment and your support systems. Genetic counseling is encouraged because it enables future parents to be fully informed about their individual situation. However, we respect the fact that some couples have religious or other personal reasons for not wanting genetic testing. Alternatively, some families may have experienced tragic genetic problems and may request testing that is not generally considered standard in the mother’s age group. Since the parents are the ones who must live with the consequences of these choices, we feel that they are the ones who should make the final decision on genetic testing. Prenatal Care Once pregnancy has occurred, we really have two patients to care for:...

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Low Back Pain In Pregnancy

Tips to reduce low back pain during your pregnancy: Wear low heeled (not flat) shoes with good arch support Get help with lifting heavy objects Place one foot on a stool or box when standing for long periods Place a board between the mattress and box spring if the bed is too soft Squat down, bend knees, and keep back straight when lifting Sit in chairs with good back support or use a small pillow to provide support Sleep on side with pillows between knees for support Apply heat, cold, or massage to the painful area Other recommendations that may help include physical therapy, water aerobics, chiropractor, and acupuncture Maternity support belts have not been shown to help   About Reflections OB/GYN Reflections OB/GYN is a Viera, FL...

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