Positions for Successful Breastfeeding

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Breastfeeding can create a deep bond between a mother and her baby. However, it may take a little time, and experimentation, to find a breastfeeding position that is mutually beneficial for both of you. When you and your baby are well aligned and comfortable, your nipples will stay healthy, and your baby can feed most efficiently - allowing both of you to feel your best and enjoy the time together. Here are a few basic steps to find the feeding position that works best.
Basic Tips for Comforta...

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The Who, What, Where, When, Why & How of Laser Skin Resurfacing

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The latest technological advancements in laser resurfacing are providing easier and faster ways for women to improve the tone, texture, and pigmentation of their skin. When used in consultation with a qualified medical professional, laser resurfacing will not only tighten sagging skin, decrease facial lines, and improve its texture, but it can also reduce the appearance of scars and pigmentation due to age or unprotected sun exposure.

Laser Resurfacing Technologies:
Two of the most commonl...

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Latest Treatment for Adult Acne

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Adult acne is not a serious health threat, but it is a very common skin disorder that causes lesions (generally referred to as pimples) on the face, neck, back, chest, and shoulders. Severe cases of adult acne can lead to permanent scarring of the skin which can negatively impact self-esteem and how we view ourselves and our place in the world.
What Causes Those Pesky Break Outs
Whether you’re a teenager or an adult, acne is caused by the same two conditions: the skin secreting too much sebu...

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What You Need to Know About Gestational Diabetes


What is Gestational Diabetes
Gestational diabetes is a form of diabetes that occurs in pregnant women who have not previously been diagnosed as diabetic. Symptoms of gestational diabetes typically appear during the middle of pregnancy, and OB/GYNs will routinely administer a glucose tolerance test at 24 to 28 weeks of pregnancy. Here at A Woman's Healing Center, we may perform the test sooner in your pregnancy if your medical profile indicates you are at greater risk.
What causes gestational...

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Breastfeeding Protects Against Endometrial Cancer

New Research on the Benefits of Breastfeeding
Some very welcome research has recently been published in Obstetrics & Gynecology indicating that breastfeeding for at least the recommended six months may reduce a woman’s risk of developing endometrial cancer later in life.

Breastfeeding mAy prevent uterine cancer
By analyzing data from prior studies, researchers determined that women who had breastfed their infants were 11 percent less likely to be diagnosed with endometria...

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Signs of Infertility

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Choosing to try to get pregnant can be an exhilarating experience. For some, that excitement may turn to worry if it seems like things are taking too long. Fertility is a complicated thing and nobody can say exactly how long it will take for a couple to conceive: age, lifestyle choices, and certain medical conditions can impact fertility in both men and women.
Approximately 80% of couples will get pregnant within the first six months and 85% will conceive after one year of regular unprotected i...

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A Woman’s Healing Center Launches Team Weight Loss Program

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Introducing Team Weight Loss
Are you looking to lose weight this summer?  Join our Team Weight Loss program offered by Dr. Skorberg, an expert on women's health, including weight loss.

Weight loss is an issue Dr. Skorberg herself dealt with some years ago.  She launched team weight loss to support both women and men and reducing their chances of contracting weight-associated disease, such as cancer, while enjoying a healthier, happier lifestyle. Team weight loss compliments Dr. Skorberg's ...

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Spring Transformation Aesthetics Party

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Join us for an exclusive Aesthetics Party!
Wednesday, June 14th
4:00-6:00 PM
Complimentary Food & Libations + Super Discounts for Attendees Only
Call 970-419-1111 opt. 1 to RSVP
15% off Skinbetter pharmaceutical-grade products
SkinBetter products offer dramatic results without the use of needles to improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles.  With lines that help to regenerate, lift, and smooth, SkinBetter products transport skin improving ingredients faster and deeper to where...

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You Had a Baby. Why Don’t You Feel Instantly Bonded?

Bonding With Your Baby - A Woman's Healing Center

Research studies have shown that close to 20% of all new moms and dads feel little or no emotional attachment to their newborn child in the hours following birth. Sometimes, it can take a parent weeks or months of bonding with their newborn, in order to develop the anticipated feelings of love and attachment.
Bonding With your Baby: Common Questions
Having delivered more than 10,000 babies, Christine Skorberg, M.D., attributes this sense of distance to certain physiological and psycholog...

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5 Healthful Diet Tips for Pregnant Women

Healthful Diets for Pregnant Women - A Woman's Healing Center

Making sure you’re eating a healthful diet and getting sufficient nutrition is very important during pregnancy. The foods you consume daily are needed by your baby to develop and grow. During your pregnancy, you will need to eat more in order to maintain good health for yourself and your baby. On average, about 300 additional calories per day should be consumed.
Our Tips For a Healthful Diet During Pregnancy
Tip #1 - Experiencing nausea? Add these easily digestible foods to your next m...

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