Originally written and published by Dr. Bernstien in February of 2016. VBAC is an often desired delivery for patients who are seen at Kamm McKenzie. In fact, we have many women who chose to come to us, or transfer their care to us mid-pregnancy, because of our willingness to support a woman’s decision for VBAC […]
Originally written and published by Dr. Bernstien in May 2015 Calm down everyone… please. Our phone nurses really should be answering emergency calls and not giving advice on how many packets of Sweet ‘N Low is acceptable in a day. Enjoying most of the things you normally consume outside of the pregnancy state (you all […]
Originally written and published by Dr. Bernstien in May 2014 We get a lot of phone calls and visits with questions about weaning strategies from breastfeeding. So who better to provide these wonderful tips than the young male doctor with no children, right? Well, I have done my research and will provide some helpful hints in […]
Originally written and published in 2019 When should you schedule your first OB appointment? I have seen and heard numerous advertisements for other local groups promoting their “now, not 8 weeks from now” approach to early pregnancy. We agree with being seen early, and have been doing it that way for several years already! Over […]
Perhaps you have a friend who swore to you that she got pregnant by having sex in the missionary position and then holding her legs up in the air for 20 minutes. She probably meant well, but that’s not proven advice, especially when it comes to infertility. There’s nothing new about fertility myths. They’ve been […]
A couple of the more common calls we get after delivery have to do with the amount of bleeding you have or the amount of swelling you are noticing. While we have information on the website about what to expect after vaginal birth or cesarean, I thought I would take a few minutes of your time to give you the low down on postpartum bleeding and swelling.