Category Archives: Motherhood

TTTS: From South Carolina to Texas

On Feb. 23, 2016 my husband and I were happy to learn we were expecting twins. This was the very first set of twins for both sides of our families.

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Placenta accreta: How our multidisciplinary team saves lives

Morbidly adherent placenta (MAP) is a serious complication during pregnancy that can cause mortality and severe morbidity. MAP occurs when a women’s placenta grows deeply into the wall of her … Full Entry »

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Preconception counseling visit 101

It is easy to get caught up in the excitement of planning for a baby’s arrival. But, often, we do not think about planning for the actual pregnancy. This is … Full Entry »

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Cord blood 101

July is cord blood awareness month! Below I’ll answer common questions about cord blood.

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Baby Friendly Hospital Designation: What does it mean for Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women?

This post was co-authored by Nancy Hurst, director of Women’s Support Services and Lynda Tyer-Viola, director over Women’s Services. After several years of preparation and training, Texas Children’s Hospital received … Full Entry »

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