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Fox Valley Infertility Solutions

Fox Valley Infertility Solutions

Infertility can be difficult to talk about, but you’d be surprised to know that about 12% of women aged 15 to 44 in the United States have difficulty getting pregnant or carrying a pregnancy to term (CDC website, 2020). “Infertility is incredibly frustrating. Patients...

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COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

Updated: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 To our patients – we wanted to send you all a message about preventative steps we’re taking here at Women’s Health Specialists during these challenging times of COVID-19. Keeping our patients and staff healthy is our first...

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How To Tell If Your Newborn Is Getting Enough Milk

How To Tell If Your Newborn Is Getting Enough Milk

“Probably the most common reason a new mom will stop breastfeeding early on is because she’s afraid her newborn isn’t getting enough milk,” says Molly O’Neill, Registered Nurse and Certified Lactation Counselor with Women’s Health Specialists.  “Unlike formula, we...

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Insurance Awareness

Insurance Awareness

On National Insurance Awareness Day, we would like to share some things with you to help you understand insurance plans.    Commonly used terms: COPAY – A fixed amount you pay for a particular service, typically for an office visit. DEDUCTIBLE – The amount you must...

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Homeschooling

Homeschooling

By: Connie Masak, APNP “I never wanted to do it yet here I am.” As students around the world are missing school due to the COVID-19 pandemic, parents are finding themselves not only working from home, but teaching and learning along with their children. This is not...

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Searching for a Positive Outlook

Searching for a Positive Outlook

By Connie Masak, APNP “To avoid situations in which you might make mistakes may be the biggest mistake of all” ~ Peter McWilliams “We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are” ~ Anais Nan I’ve been working on my personal outlook for probably half of my...

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Breastfeeding and COVID-19

Breastfeeding and COVID-19

Monday, March 30, 2020 Greetings from Molly-Registered Nurse and Lactation Counselor with Women’s Health Specialists. Just a reminder that we at Women’s Health Specialists are here to assist you in meeting your breastfeeding goals. At this time there have been...

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