3 Things to Look for In a Prenatal Vitamin

When you are trying to become pregnant, when you are pregnant, and while you are breastfeeding, make sure that you are taking a prenatal vitamin. Containing vitamins and minerals that are critical for your body and your baby’s growth, a prenatal vitamin is one of the easiest things you can do to take care of you and your baby. But … Read More

3 Tips for Every New Mom-to-Be

Obstetrics Brooklyn NY

If this is your first pregnancy, we at Boro Park OBGYN understand just how many questions you must have about yours and your growing baby’s health. During your first appointment, we will help answer all of your questions so that you feel more informed about what’s going on with your body and what you can expect. To help make your … Read More

3 Myths About C-Sections Debunked

Here at our Boro Park OB GYN office, we pride ourselves on the fact that we have the lowest rate of C-sections in the tristate area. However, there are some instances in which a C-section is necessary to ensure the health of the mother and child. Although it is very rare that we will have to perform a C-section, it’s … Read More

Myth Busters: 3 Myths About Midwifery

If you just found out you are pregnant, the first thing you may do is hop online and start Googling everything to expect and know. And although the Internet has a wealth of helpful information, it also comes with a slew of false information as well. Luckily, we at Boro Park OBGYN have helped create a space on our blog … Read More

3 Myths About Fibroids Debunked

If you are over the age of 35, you may suffer from a uterine condition called fibroids. Fibroids typically adhere to the outside of the uterus on the uterine lining and are growths of various shapes and sizes. Depending on the size of your fibroids, you may experience pain. To help you better understand this condition, we have created a … Read More

3 Things to Know About Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis may sound like a dinosaur that your son is studying in grade school, but there’s no connection between this bone disease and prehistoric creatures. As a bone disease that causes your bones to weaken, osteoporosis can make you more susceptible to extreme bone breaks such as hip breaks which can cause other complications. To help you better understand this … Read More

3 Myths About Midwives Debunked

When it comes to the health and care of your unborn baby, you have a lot of options to choose from including whether or not to use a midwife. As a person who is there to not only assist you during childbirth but to also help you during pregnancy, midwives have gained a lot more popularity over the past decade … Read More

How to Prevent Heartburn in Pregnancy

Being pregnant can make you feel like you’re not even living in the same body as before. By causing your hormones to increase rapidly, pregnancy can not only give you mood swings and weight gain, but it can also leave you with heartburn as well. If you are experiencing chronic heartburn that won’t go away with an antacid, then consider … Read More

What to Expect from Your 20 Week Ultrasound Appointment

The fun thing about pregnancy is that there are tons of milestones that you get to hit along the way; finding out you’re pregnant, hearing the baby’s heartbeat, and the 20-week ultrasound appointment. As one of the— if not the most— anticipated appointments of your pregnancy, your 20-week ultrasound is an appointment your significant other won’t want to miss. From … Read More

The 411 on Pap Smears

If you are a woman, you know just how frustrating this whole “womanhood” thing can be. Not only do you get the joys of hormones but you have to deal with things like your monthly menstruation cycle. As another one of those not-so-fun items you have to do as a woman, add pap smears to the list. This article will … Read More