15 Things Ob/Gyns Want Pregnant Women to Know
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Your Ob/Gyn Is Your Pregnancy Partner

There’s a lot to learn when you become pregnant, and keeping up with all the latest information and advice can feel like a full-time job. Things always seem to be changing, and there are many misconceptions out there—about prenatal testing, labor and delivery, and postnatal care. Knowing what to listen to and what to ignore can be tricky. The best route is to consult with your doctor, and heed these top pieces of advice from some of today’s practicing Ob/Gyns. 

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