September 2020 - Birthing Center of New York Posts Archive

Baby Audrey 9-26-20

Posted on: September 28th, 2020

Welcome to the world Baby Audrey: 6lbs 15 ounces

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is linea alba normal during pregnancy

Posted on: September 22nd, 2020

You are pregnant in your second trimester . You are getting dressed and you notice a  dark line from your navel down your abdomen.  Which answer is incorrect ? -Increased melanin production is what makes your skin change color during pregnancy. At some point during your second trimester, you may notice a dark brown line running down the middle of your abdomen, between your belly button…

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Right Occiput Posterior

Posted on: September 14th, 2020

In Right Occiput Posterior (ROP), baby is head down and the back is to the side- the mother’s right side. This position can be deceptively reassuring. ROP is the most common of the four posterior positions. Right Occiput Posterior – Baby’s back favors mother’s right side and the back of baby’s head is towards mother’s…

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welcome baby ava 9-10-20

Posted on: September 11th, 2020

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blood clots after birth

Posted on: September 7th, 2020

You just had your baby.  When you go to the bathroom to refresh yourself you see blood clots. Is this normal? Which are the correct answers? –Blood that doesn’t immediately pass through your vagina and out of your body may form clots. Sometimes these clots can be especially large immediately after giving birth. While blood clots are normal after pregnancy, too many blood clots or very large blood clots can…

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