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Dr. Annie Answers: Announcing A Pregnancy

About half of my initial prenatal visits with first time parents, the question comes up, "When is the best/safest/ideal time to announce we are expecting?". People worry about announcing and then having something happen - a miscarriage or abnormal test result - and then having to explain to everyone on top of dealing with that… Continue reading Dr. Annie Answers: Announcing A Pregnancy

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Dr. Annie Answers: Getting Pregnant

It's kinda crazy to me that a lot of us spend so much of our lives worrying about NOT getting pregnant and then you go straight from that to worrying about getting pregnant. This, like many issues addressed here, can be influenced by many personal health issues. Talk about it with YOUR doctor. I'm just… Continue reading Dr. Annie Answers: Getting Pregnant

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Dr. Annie Answers: Birth Control Breakdown

This has been and still remains one of my all-time favorite conversations to have in my clinic. There are so many options for birth control these days, it can be a little overwhelming to know what is right for you. Even condensing it, it's a long post, but hopefully you or someone you know and… Continue reading Dr. Annie Answers: Birth Control Breakdown

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Dr. Annie Answers: Momxiety

For as long as I can remember, I wanted to be a mother. As a child, I have clear memories of poking my little tummy out with a stuffed animal in my shirt, pretending to be pregnant. Fast forward 20 years, I was married, at the end of residency, my 3 best friends (the other… Continue reading Dr. Annie Answers: Momxiety