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Meet Debra Griner, CNM at Burdett Birth Center

Debra Griner, CNM was a registered nurse (RN) at Burdett Birth Center before deciding to further her education by becoming a certified nurse midwife (CNM). She currently promotes furthering education.

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A Guide to Exercise After Pregnancy

Exercise after pregnancy has a lot of benefits for women. Just make sure you take it easy and speak with your healthcare provider about what is appropriate.

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Studies Say the Flu Shot Will NOT Cause Pregnant Women to Miscarry

Can the flu shot cause a pregnant woman to miscarry? A recent study presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says no.

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Meet Shelby Robertson, CNM at Burdett Birth Center

Shelby Robertson, CNM is very passionate about working with families during their prenatal care, labor, and birth to create a focus on the family unit.

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2019 Flu Season Visiting Hours at Burdett Birth Center

When flu season is declared by the New York State Department of Health (DOH), Burdett Birth Center puts our flu season visitor policy into place. (Normally, we have no set visitation hours.)

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Meet Pamela Platis, CNM at Burdett Birth Center

Pamela Platis, CNM, has always gravitated toward medicine. Her focus is on midwifery education to teach the next generation of midwives.

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Listeriosis and Pregnancy: A Few Things to Note

Pregnant women are more likely to get listeriosis. It is important to be aware of prevention, symptoms, and treatment options.

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Why Do Newborns Receive a Vitamin K Shot?

New York State requires vitamin k shots as part of a series of shots and vaccinations at birth. It’s important as a healthcare provider to promote awareness of anything related to the health of mom’s-to-be, their babies and families.

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How Handwashing Can Help Prevent Illness

Handwashing is the best way to stop germs from spreading. Here’s some tips on handwashing education to prevent moms, babies and families from getting sick.

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Mothers in the Middle Program at Burdett Birth Center: 2019 Dates Announced

You’re invited join us at our Mothers in the Middle program, offered quarterly in 2019.

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