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4 Prenatal Vitamins You Need and How to Take Them

Category: Pregnancy

Whether you are planning to become pregnant or gifted with a surprise, taking prenatal vitamins will only benefit you and your baby. Atlanta Women’s Obstetrics & Gynecology suggests these 4 prenatal vitamins you need in order to prepare your body for a healthy baby.

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Postpartum Depression Symptoms List and Support Options

Category: Obstetrics

Not the same thing as the familiar term “baby blues,” postpartum depression is a truly serious health issue, and according to the National Institute of Health, 15% of new mothers can suffer from it. If you have recently given birth, or know someone who has, remain mindful of these postpartum depression symptoms and support options.

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Exercising to Improve Symptoms of Endometriosis

Category: Gynecology

We all know that exercise is one of the most beneficial ways to relieve stress, even though we sometimes don’t want to do it. Those who live with endometriosis often find that exercise also works for their painful symptoms as it releases endorphins, which help to ease and slow pain. Let’s look at why, and the ways, exercising to improve symptoms of endometriosis may work for you.

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Preventing Breast Cancer in Your Everyday Life

Category: Women's Health

Do you wake up every morning thinking about preventing breast cancer in your everyday life? We seriously doubt it, but if you are someone with a higher risk for breast cancer due to your family or your age, maybe you should consider paying more attention to preventative strategies. There are some simple and specific changes you can make to help lower your risk for breast cancer. 

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Flu Vaccines for Obstetrics Patients

Atlanta Women’s Obstetrics & Gynecology has the flu vaccine available for obstetrics patients. 

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Zantac Cancer Risk: What You Need To Know

Category: News

Atlanta Women’s Obstetrics & Gynecology acknowledges that Zantac and its generic varieties are being removed off of store shelves after the Food and Drug Administration revealed it found a chemical that could be linked to cancer.

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Natural Pain Management Techniques for Childbirth

We have all heard the stories about how incredibly painful it is to give birth, but that hasn’t stopped a large number of women in recent years from deciding on a more holistic approach to the process. 

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Lane Closures on Collier Road (Sept 3-9)

Category: News

Starting Tuesday, September 3rd, patients traveling to AWOG will be affected by lane closures at Collier Road and Peachtree Street. The construction is scheduled through September 9th.

Please allow more travel time than usual to get to your appointment.

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Your Guide to Being Doubly Prepared When Having Twins

Here’s a quick math lesson. 1 + 1 = ?

TWO. That’s the answer, and it’s also how many little ones you’ll be having if you’re expecting twins. Although you may have expected that answer, you may not know exactly what to prepare for during and after your pregnancy, so here are a few tips!

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What’s the Connection Between Allergies and Pregnancy?

You’re already dealing with aches, pains, and (most likely) what feels like world’s smallest bladder. Now add in sneezing, congestion, and a runny nose and you’ve got a perfect pregnancy! 

…or maybe you sense the sarcasm there. But, is there an actual connection between your pregnancy and allergies?

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