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Monitoring the fetal heart rate with the old method by Pedro M. Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Dec 2008 3:07am Before sharing the great news of our new fetal heart monitor, we wanted to show you what the midwives have been using here at Nata clinic.  They use a cone shaped device to put on the mothers stomache and then listen to the heart rate.Sr. Nurse Gaokwale is pictured above showing you how it works.  This is extremely difficult and often ineff ... Read on »
Mr. Tiro hands over fetal heart monitor to Nata Clinic by Pedro M. Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Dec 2008 3:07am This morning at Nata Clinic, Mr. Tiro (far right), Chairman of the Nata AIDS and Orphans Trust handed over the fetal heart monitor to Nata Clinic.  Sr. Nurse Ramakama (far left) is pictured holding the monitor while Nurse in Charge Gaokwale is holding the nice carry bag and gel.  Dr. Roger was also on hand to accept the latest gift to Nata ... Read on »
Fetal Heart May Develop Later in Pregnancy Than Thought by Medline Plus Posted Thu 21 Feb 2013 8:00am British study suggests muscle may not be fully formed until 20th week Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Page: Fetal Health and Development Read on »
Our new fetal heart monitor arrives!!!!! by Pedro M. Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Dec 2008 3:07am Thanks so much to Sue and Tony in Hong Kong.  As you may have read, both of these wonderful people held birthday parties and asked their friends to donate to Nata village in lieu of receiving gifts.  Sue even had a Vegas syle fundraiser to go along with it.  The monitor cost U.S.$1,100.00 or (P6556.00).  As you can see, this beautiful monit ... Read on »
External Fetal Monitoring – is it useful? by Sheridan Ripley Patient Expert Posted Thu 20 May 2010 1:34pm I love this article in the Philadelphia Enquirer Test Leads to Needles Cesareans . Fetal heart-rate monitoring is a screening test. Good tests get several things right; they are cheap, detect a possible problem when there is still time to act, and minimize unnecessary follow-up tests. The Pap smear is an excellent screening test: By ... Read on »
How is a Non-Stress test administered? (NST) by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted Sat 20 Dec 2008 5:57pm   So many tests so little time....Pregnant? Is it time for your non-stress test? Are you stressed out about it? Well don't be. The information below will explain how easy and painless it really is....(and I have had SEVERAL so I know what I'm talking about!)   Sharon www.InfertilityAnswers.net       How is a Non-Stress ... Read on »
How is a Non-Stress test administered and why would I need one? (NST) by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted Tue 12 Aug 2008 4:22pm So many tests so little time....Pregnant? Is it time for your non-stress test? Are you stressed out about it? Well don't be. The information below will explain how easy and painless it really is....(and I have had SEVERAL so I know what I'm talking about!) Sharon www.InfertilityAnswers.net How is ... Read on »
Hearing the Fetal Heartbeat by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted Tue 12 Aug 2008 4:22pm IP's have asked me questions regarding the fetal heart beat and what is 'normal' and if the heart rate can indicate to us if the baby is a boy or a girl. I came a crossed this very informative article by Marjorie Greenfield, MD and thought I would let HER explain the ins and outs of heartbeat monitoring. Sharon www ... Read on »
A HypnoBirthing announcement--Brooke & Matt by Carol Yeh-Garner Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 07 Sep 2010 2:23pm Brooke & Matt took my HypnoBirthing classes at Babies by the Sea Boutique on Tuesday nights in May/June 2010. Here is their birth story... The birth story of Grace M We had been given several different due dates during my pregnancy because I switched doctors; the earliest of which was Friday July 16th. So when I started having mild sur ... Read on »
Diagnosis of Heart Defects before Birth Prepares Parents and Doctors by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted Wed 22 May 2013 9:00am Sinai Hospital’s Institute for Maternal-Fetal Medicine was recently awarded accreditation in fetal echocardiography from the Ultrasound Practice Council of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM). This important and highly specialized prenatal imaging test has the potential to be lifesaving. Pedro Arrabal, M.D. “Feta ... Read on »