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Protecting yourself during pregnancy with reliable prenatal care

If you have recently found out you are pregnant, you may have already begun thinking about the prenatal care you will be receiving. Finding a reliable, thorough and committed OB-GYN in Massachusetts is imperative to the health of you and your baby. At Donovan O’Connor & Dodig, LLP, we are familiar with the risks pregnant women face.

According to womenshealth.gov, prenatal care is the unique medical attention you and your unborn child receive throughout your pregnancy. During this time, you will be monitored carefully to verify that your body and health are conducive to the baby’s growth. Prenatal care is crucial so your doctor can recognize early on if there are signs or symptoms that need to be treated before they worsen or compromise the health of you or your child. In fact, studies have shown that women who receive adequate prenatal care often have children who are healthier at birth.

A typical prenatal visit will comprise of several activities, which are observed to guarantee as healthy of a pregnancy as possible. Some of these activities may include the following:

  • Taking your weight
  • Monitoring your blood pressure and heart rate
  • Listening to the baby’s heartbeat to check for abnormalities
  • Measuring the size of your belly to monitor the baby’s growth
  • Blood and urine tests
  • Pelvic exams later on in your pregnancy

Understanding the importance of prenatal care and what it entails can help you to stay safe during pregnancy. By looking for signs of attentiveness and concern from your OB-GYN, you can be confident in the care you are receiving. For more information about injuries during pregnancy, visit our web page. 

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