Start by asking yourself a few questions: Are you ready to have a baby? Can you financially afford a baby? Do you have health insurance? Will you be able to survive during maternity leave? Do you have a living will? These of are just a few considerations you need to […]
At Reza Ahmadinia OBGYN, we recommend that expectant mothers in the High Desert region create a birth plan to share with their medical care team. A birth plan is an outline of the desires and wishes of the mother during her labor, delivery and postpartum experience. It is beneficial for Apple Valley women to develop a birth plan during their pregnancy, because it helps ensure that everyone who is taking care of her and her […]
When a woman is not pregnant, her uterus is typically the size of an orange. This small organ is tucked deep inside the pelvis, but as soon as conception occurs it must begin preparing itself to become the home for a growing baby during the next nine months. Continue reading “Your Uterus During Pregnancy” »
Pregnancy is filled with many milestone moments, but none quite as magical as those first tiny flutters within an expectant mother’s belly. This is a moment that many High Desert women dream about when they first find out they are pregnant, and soon enough they will be feeling so many movements inside of them they will wonder if their baby will ever stay still. Continue reading “Counting the Kicks” »
Becoming a mother is a dream come true for many women, but this life transition also can be overwhelming. Your life that once had order and control now seems completely different, and there’s no chance of a schedule or plan in sight.At Reza Ahmadinia OBGYN, we have developed these tips for first-time moms in the High Desert region in order to help them adjust to life with their newborn baby.
How Can I Adjust to Life […]