How to be healthy during pregnancy? Woman controls many factors of healthy pregnancy. Leading obstetrician from California shares his vast experience on how to be healthy during a pregnancy.
Dr. Anton Titov, MD. How to have healthy pregnancy? Dr. Philip Darney, MD. How to have healthy pregnancy and give birth to a healthy baby. Professor of obstetrics and gynecology from UCSF gives tips on having a healthy baby. It is important to visit doctor as soon as you learn that you are pregnant. Experienced obstetrician from California shares his vast experience on how to be healthy during a pregnancy. Early medical care can find signs of any potential problems during pregnancy. Many factors of healthy pregnancy are under control of a woman. Video interview with top expert in obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive sciences. Medical second opinion confirms that gestational diabetes diagnosis is correct and complete. Medical second opinion also confirms that diabetes treatment is required. Medical second opinion helps to choose the best treatment for gestational diabetes. Dr. Anton Titov, MD. Get medical second opinion on gestational diabetes and be confident that your treatment is the best. How to have healthy pregnancy? Dr. Philip Darney, MD. Pregnancy brings not only excitement but also anxiety, especially first pregnancy. There are more contacts with medical professionals. There are more diagnostic tests. Women often fully entrust the management of pregnancy to medical professionals as they should. But sometimes it is worth to be proactive. Dr. Philip Darney, MD. A woman must be vigilant about how the pregnancy progresses. Dr. Anton Titov, MD. You have enormous international experience in women's health. What can a woman do to ensure that her pregnancy goes well? 1234: There's a lot women and families can do to ensure that her pregnancy goes well. First is probably to avoid pregnancy at too young an age or too old an age. For example, women in their early teen years have more pregnancy complications. Complications are more frequent particularly in labor and delivery. Women who are beyond age 35 or 40 have more difficulty becoming pregnant. They have more complications with the pregnancy itself. Another important aspect of protecting pregnancy is to avoid alcohol. You must avoid smoking. You must avoid chemicals and toxins that could influence pregnancy outcome for the worse. Those aspects are completely within the control of the woman herself. Less important probably are other aspects of pregnancy. Sometimes complications develop. That require medical intervention. The best method to identify complications of pregnancy is to seek prenatal care early in the pregnancy. If complications occur, they are identified early. For example. A woman's risk of genetic abnormalities in pregnancy increases with age. Pregnancy risks can be tested for and predicted. 1234 For example, the genetic test is widely used is called triple test. There are more modern iterations of these diagnostic tests. From simple pregnancy complications diagnostic tests a woman can proceed to more complex investigations of the genetic makeup of the fetus. 1234 Yes, that's a good example. Dr. Philip Darney, MD. A family history of genetic abnormalities would be something important to tell physician about. Tell about family history of congenital malformations during early prenatal visit. Dr. Anton Titov, MD. How to have healthy pregnancy? Professor of obstetrics from San Francisco shares his wisdom. Mother’s health, early prenatal care is key to health of child.