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Prenatal Care: 3rd Trimester Visits

Prenatal care is an important part of a healthy pregnancy, especially as your due date approaches. Your health care provider will ask you to schedule prenatal care appointments during your third trimester about every 2 or 4 weeks, depending on your health and obstetrical history. Starting at 36 weeks you’ll need weekly checkups until you […]

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Prenatal Care: 2nd Trimester Visits

The goal of prenatal care is to ensure that you and your baby remain healthy during your entire pregnancy. Prenatal care should start as soon as you think you’re pregnant. Your health care provider will ask you to schedule prenatal care appointments about every four weeks throughout the second trimester. Here’s what to expect at […]

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Prenatal Care: 1st Trimester Visits

Prenatal care is an important part of a healthy pregnancy. Whether you choose a family physician, obstetrician, midwife, or group prenatal care, here’s what to expect during the first few prenatal appointments. Prenatal care: the first visit As soon as you think you’re pregnant, schedule your first prenatal appointment. Set aside ample time for the […]