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 […]
As a woman nears her due date, it’s time to start preparing for labor and delivery. While a woman’s pregnancy is estimated to last for about 40 weeks, it’s important to remember that a baby can come a few weeks early or a couple weeks late. Continue reading “Preparing for Labor” »
Every woman is different and therefore every individual pregnancy is different. High Desert women will find that their labor and delivery experience is uniquely their own, and there are two different types of labor experiences that women may endure. At Reza Ahmadinia OBGYN, we believe that our Apple Valley patients should understand the difference between prolonged labor and rapid labor. This will help them make the best decisions for their own health and their baby’s […]
Reza Ahmadinia OBGYN serves the High Desert communities, such as Victorville, Apple Valley, and Hesperia. Dr. Ahmadinia offers the following tips for expected moms to use when packing their hospital bag.
What should I pack?
Labor takes a while so pack something that will help you relax and pass the time. There is a lot of time spent waiting for your body to prepare for active labor. Think about the kinds of things that help you to […]