Meet Dr. Ellen Biggers, OB/GYN and President at Burdett Birth Center
Dr. Ellen Biggers has wanted to be a doctor since early in her childhood. In fact, by the time she was nine years old, she was already carrying around a stethoscope.
You Have a New Baby in the House: Will You Ever Sleep Again?
Babies typically don’t get into regular sleep patterns until they are six months of age. And while they do sleep a lot – sometimes as much as 16 or 17 hours per day – the fact that it’s broken into short “naps” throughout the day can be a tough adjustment for parents. However, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics, there are steps you can take that will help.
Can Allergies Be Causing Your Baby’s Sniffles?
You look at your infant’s runny nose and watery eyes and think, “Oh, no! She has more than my eyes and my smile: she has seasonal allergies just like me!” Well… not so fast.
Meet Dr. Deborah Basso, OB/GYN at Burdett Birth Center
Dr. Basso has known that she wanted to be a doctor specializing in obstetrics since ninth grade. Inspired by a documentary about the adverse effects of poor pre-natal care, she set her sights on a career in medicine helping women and children.
Preparing to Talk With Your Baby’s Pediatrician About Immunizations
Since the first immunizations happen for most infants right after birth at the hospital, it’s important for new and expectant parents to be well-informed about vaccines even before the big day arrives.
Education Classes Help Moms and Moms-to-be Gain Confidence
Our specially designed classes boast certified instructors and offer a forum like setting, designed for moms-to-be to ask questions and prepare themselves for birth and early months of motherhood.
What’s in Your Maternity Bag?
Around the world, a packed maternity bag means a newborn baby is on its way, but packing a maternity bag can seem like a daunting task.
Nurses Help Mom Have Positive Experience Despite Change in Birth Plan
Births don’t always go according to plan. However, the right providers can make all the difference in ensuring you have a positive experience.
Why Moms Choose LDRP Rooms at Burdett
With everything you’ve heard about Labor, Delivery, Recovery and Postpartum (LDRP) rooms, you may still be asking: What can they offer me?
Burdett Birth Center Welcomes First Capital Region Baby of 2016!
The Capital Region’s newest resident of 2016 is New Year’s baby Clyne Matthew, born here at Burdett Care Center in Troy at 1:23 a.m.