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Diet and Nutrition Advice for Breastfeeding Mothers

The conversation around breastfeeding diet and nutrition should be simple and positive – eat healthy for your own future and for the future of your baby.

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More Breastfeeding FAQs: “What Should I Do If I Am Having Trouble Breastfeeding?” and More Questions for New Moms

In a previous blog post, we answered a few Breastfeeding Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). In this new blog post, we answer a few more.

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11 Group B Strep Questions (and Answers) For Pregnant and New Moms

Group B strep is very common, usually doesn’t affect adults, but can be passed on to children during labor. Don’t panic – we have answers to your questions.

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Burdett Birth Center Introduces a Special Meal for New Parents

For new parents, the birth of a child is a momentous occasion. At Burdett Birth Center, we want to help you celebrate this extraordinary event with a complimentary special meal.

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The Importance of a Prenatal Visit for Expectant Parents

The latest recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) say that all parents-to-be should schedule a prenatal visit during their third trimester of pregnancy.

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Tips for Beating the Heat with a Newborn

During the summertime, we know that temperatures get hot – sometimes too hot. We’ve already talked about ways to stay cool and comfortable during your summer pregnancy. If you are a mother with a new baby, you are also concerned with keeping your newborn cool. Here are a few key things to remember and a few tips for beating the heat with your newborn.

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Summer 2018 Activities & Events for Families in the Capital Region

The school year is winding down, and the temperatures are heating up. There are a lot of fun, low-cost Summer 2018 Capital Region family activities that we’d like to share!

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Lyme Disease and Pregnancy: Tick Safety Tips for Expectant and New Moms

Warmer weather is the best! There’s sunshine and outdoor activities, but also ticks and the risk of Lyme disease. Tick bites are no fun, pregnant or not. Here are some tick safety tips for expectant and new moms.

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Congenital CMV: What Pregnant and New Moms Need to Know

Recently, one of our Burdett moms asked us to provide more information on the cytomegalovirus (CMV) and congenital CMV. While the emergence of the Zika virus captured headlines and became a global public health scare, CMV is another maternal infection, and it has gone widely under covered.

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How Do You Know If You Have Postpartum Anxiety?

It is safe to say that there are many emotions of motherhood. Postpartum anxiety (PPA) is a postpartum mood disorder that can affect new moms that is not as well-known as postpartum depression (PPD) and often goes undiagnosed.

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