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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Obstetrics and Gynecology

More parents choose Virtua for the delivery of their babies than any other healthcare provider in the region.  Learn more...

Columnists

Topic: Parenting

Talking to your Doctor About your Upcoming Delivery

Yay! You're pregnant. It's time to think about what you'd like for your upcoming delivery. Larisha give you great advice for how to discuss your desires with your doctor.

Topic: Parenting

Breastfeeding: Challenges and Benefits

Larisha did her homework when deciding to breastfeed. But even after all she'd done to prepare, she faced some challenges. While breastfeeding isn't all sunshine and rainbows, it's worth it. Larisha tells you why.

Topic: Parenting

5 Ways to Conquer Separation Anxiety

Separation anxiety can be equally difficult for both mom and child. Chrissy had a hard time handling her son's tears every time she dropped him off at daycare. She did her research and has implemented some steps that are relieving her son's separation anxiety. She shares those steps with you.

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Health features

Topic: Parenting

Limiting Radiation's Effects on your Children

Limiting Radiation’s Effects on your Children

How many RADS has your child been exposed to? Find out what it means and what you can do about it.

Topic: Parenting

Your Baby is Worth the Wait

Your Baby is Worth the Wait

While it may be convenient to deliver your baby early, you should only deliver before 40 weeks if it's medically necessary. Find out why.

Topic: Parenting

The Hope of a Safe, Healthy Pregnancy

Librizzi No Voice Does Not Mean No Hope

Dr. Ronald Librizzi, a renowned maternal-fetal medicine specialist at Virtua, instills hope in women who have suffered tragedies and works with them to produce the triumph of a safe, healthy pregnancy and a thriving newborn.

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