Babies and Covid

Most COVID-19 infections have been among adults, but children of all ages are susceptible to the virus. In many cases, children have had little to no symptoms while infected, but there are also those who have become critically ill. Children under two years old are unable to wear masks since they make it more difficult … Continued

Sexual Health with Dr. Dani Steininger, MD, FACOG

It’s time to take the taboo out of sex. This month, we’re taking your high-school Sex-Ed class to another level with Board-Certified Dr. Dani Steininger as we discuss how to better care for your reproductive health, the importance of open communication with a sexual partner and how to protect yourself from STIs/STDs. Ashley: When should … Continued

Ask A Midwife: Irregular menstruation

This conversion with Laura Kennedy, a Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner, breaks down irregular menstruation: what causes it, how it affects fertility, and how to regulate your cycle. Ashley: What is a normal period? An irregular period? Laura: A normal period usually occurs around the same time each month. However, this can vary from every 21 to … Continued

Ask A Midwife: Taking Control of Your Birth Control

Ask A Midwife is a blog series from Adriatica Women’s Health. Hear directly from midwives on topics such as c-section risk, considering a VBAC, pregnancy in a pandemic and more. This conversation about contraception with Angela Judson, a Certified Nurse Midwife, explains the different types of birth control available to you, their effectiveness as well … Continued

Ask an NP: Navigating the Menopause Milestone

Ask a Nurse Practitioner is a blog series from Adriatica Women’s Health. In this series, our nurse practitioners will answer health-related questions that are most important to women today. In this month’s article, Jennifer Nuspel, a Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner, breaks down menopause: what it is, how it can affect you, and what you can do … Continued

Ask a Midwife: Considering a VBAC

Ask a Midwife is a blog series from Adriatica Women’s Health. Hear directly from midwives on topics like reducing c-section risk, considering a VBAC, and discussing the spectrum of pain management options available during labor. This conversation about considering a VBAC is with Holly Costello, a Certified Nurse-Midwife and Family Nurse Practitioner who feels there … Continued

Ask a Midwife: The Spectrum of Pain Management Options

Ask a Midwife is a new blog series from Adriatica Women’s Health. Hear directly from midwives on topics like reducing c-section risk, considering a VBAC, pregnancy in a pandemic, and more. This conversation about pain management options is with Liz Marley, a Certified Nurse Midwife who believes midwifery is about empowerment and advocacy for women. … Continued

Ask a Midwife: Reducing Your Risk for C-Section

Ask a Midwife is a new blog series from Adriatica Women’s Health. Hear directly from midwives on topics like reducing c-section risk, considering a VBAC, pregnancy in a pandemic, and more. This conversation is with Courtney Watson, a Certified Nurse Midwife who is on a mission to empower women to make positive healthcare decisions. Stephanie: … Continued