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Are You At Risk For Preeclampsia?

Are You At Risk For Preeclampsia?

Preeclampsia can be a scary diagnosis during pregnancy, especially because we don't exactly what causes it and it affects roughly 5 in 100 women.  “We do know that there are women who have a higher risk of developing it, and a key to preventing preeclampsia is knowing...

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Patients To Receive Digital Ultrasound Images

Patients To Receive Digital Ultrasound Images

We strive to provide the best patient centered care, and our latest step toward doing that is offering our pregnant patients a complimentary USB flash drive with their digital ultrasound images on them.  "We're really excited to be doing this for our patients," says...

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Menopause Symptoms and Management

Menopause Symptoms and Management

Menopause:  What To Expect, When It Arrives & How To Cope Similar to getting your period or experiencing pregnancy, menopause is a stage of life where symptoms (when present) can vary greatly for women.  “Something that is consistent among women, is that menopause...

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Fox Valley Infertility Solutions

Fox Valley Infertility Solutions

Infertility is something that doesn’t garner a lot of attention, but you’d probably be surprised to learn that it affects one in eight couples.  (2006-2010 National Survey of Family Growth, CDC)  “Couples that come in show a wide variety of emotions, from sadness to...

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6 Things You Should Know Before Your C-Section

6 Things You Should Know Before Your C-Section

Cesarean sections, commonly known as C-sections, are how nearly 1/3 of babies are born every day in the United States.  They are performed for a variety of reasons, including babies who are positioned the wrong way (such as breech), fetal stress during labor or for...

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Ultrasound Technologists Get Involved

Ultrasound Technologists Get Involved

Women's Health Specialists At Career Fair Having been part of the Fox Valley community for 47 years, we’re happy to show our support and appreciation in various ways.  Recently, two of our Ultrasound Technologists attended a Career Fair at Fox Valley Lutheran High...

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Twins On Board!

Twins On Board!

ThedaCare Obstetrics Message Board Features Dr. Honkamp The ThedaCare facilities have been undergoing changes, including the personalized message boards (pictured) that highlight patient experiences.  The board in the Obstetrics wing of ThedaCare Regional Medical...

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New Year, New Tech

New Year, New Tech

Women's Health Specialists Upgrades Ultrasound Machines Incorporating the latest technology into our women’s care clinic is key for our physicians to provide the best care in the Fox Valley area.  With that in mind, Women’s Health Specialists recently invested in new...

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Secondary Infertility Is A Thing

Secondary Infertility Is A Thing

Something that not many women talk about, but plenty experience, is secondary infertility.  This occurs when a couple has successfully had at least one child and then faces difficulty conceiving again.  “It’s really a fairly common experience for couples to be trying...

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