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OB Patient Stories

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Giving Birth at 36 Weeks – Shelbie’s Story

Traveling while pregnant can prove to be a difficult task but moving across the country is an even bigger challenge ...
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Velamentous Cord Insertion – A Scary Delivery

Velamentous Cord Insertion – A Scary Delivery

Velamentous cord insertion was not something Shannen thought she'd have to deal with when she delivered her baby. A potentially ...
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A C-Section & Postpartum Preeclampsia

A C-section, postpartum preeclampsia, and infertility were not what Katherine had in mind when she and her husband decided to ...
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Umbilical Cord Prolapse Results in Emergency C-Section

An umbilical cord prolapse was the last thing Mary expected when she delivered her baby. A first-time mom, she quickly ...
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Rainbow Baby – Ashley’s Story of Hope After Two Miscarriages

Ashley experienced two miscarriages in one year and feared she'd never have a baby. She and her husband were devastated, ...
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Twins Times Two!

Being told you are expecting twins can be quite shocking, but hearing it again four years later is an even ...
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Two Babies in Two Years

The journey to pregnancy and starting a family looks different for everyone. For Cherokee Women’s Health patient Katie, it was ...
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High-Risk Pregnancy – Sarah’s Story

Sarah learned she had a high-risk pregnancy, after having been in a new country for just two years — and ...
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Breech Baby – Nicole’s Story

A breech baby was the last thing Nicole expected, and she was pregnant during the COVID-19 pandemic. Her anxiety levels ...
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Having a Baby During a Pandemic – Rebecca’s Story

Rebecca was in the third trimester of her pregnancy when the COVID-19 pandemic began. Quarantine became a state mandate, grocery ...
A Mom’s Journey from Grief to Joy

A Mom’s Journey from Grief to Joy

“The darkest time of my life was after I lost my baby at 25 weeks. The grief was unbearable. My ...
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Premature Twins: A Mother’s Emotional Journey and Her Doctor’s Unique Perspective

We sat down to interview Jourdan Adams to get her perspective on having a high-risk pregnancy with twins, and ultimately ...
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Ambre’s C-Section – A Positive Story

C-section babies Rhett and Claire Ambre wasn't expecting to have C-sections with her two pregnancies but she knows without a ...
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Morning Sickness Times Ten

Many pregnant women have morning sickness but for some, symptoms will be much more intense and they'll experience severe, persistent ...
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Gestational Diabetes – Roseann’s Story

Roseann with baby Ava Roseann did not expect to develop gestational diabetes while she was pregnant with her 3rd child ...
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Preeclampsia and Postpartum Depression – Ashton’s Story

Ashton with baby Emerson Just three weeks shy of her due date, Ashton was admitted to the hospital for preeclampsia ...
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Preemies Run in the Family

From preemieTo healthy baby girl Premature birth, also known as preterm birth, occurs in roughly 12% of women in the ...
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Miscarriage – You Are Not Alone

A miscarriage often makes women feel alone and as though no one else understands. Janie, a medical assistant here at ...
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Miscarriage: A Father’s Grief

A father's grief after a miscarriage is often overlooked. Miscarriage and subsequent pregnancies often center on the emotions of the ...
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A Rainbow Baby Story: After the Storm

A rainbow baby is a baby born after a miscarriage, stillborn birth, or early infant death. With the latest statistics ...
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After a Miscarriage: Seeking Support

Miscarriages may affect women very differently, but the one thing that most have in common is the need for support ...
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Hope After Miscarriage

One in four women experience miscarriage. Hope often helps women cope with the loss of miscarriage. Though that hope may ...
Life Lessons: A Veteran On Starting Over, and Looking for Happiness

Life Lessons: A Veteran On Starting Over, and Looking for Happiness

An interview with Air Force veteran Dianna Hornes, third-time mom and our OB “Cover model” for this spring’s AroundAbout magazines ...
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Ashley’s Miscarriage Story

A miscarriage was not what Ashley expected to happen with her first pregnancy. Here, she shares her emotional story. After ...