Lactation and breastfeeding are a unique experience for every parent and infant. The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Mass General busts myths and shares new evidenced-based information.
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What the new FDA approval of an over-the-counter birth control pill means for you | Massachusetts General Hospital
Read about what the new FDA approval of an over-the-counter birth control pill means for you, with insights from physicians in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Marcus Ortega, MD, recently completed his Urogynecology fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital and is now an attending physician and faculty member at the Mass General Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Below, Dr. Ortega talks about what drew him to this specialty, his new practice in Danvers and his research that aims to help patients recover faster following surgery.
Read answers to the top 10 questions from patients about fertility, IVF, egg-freezing, and more from reproductive specialists and nurses at the Mass General Fertility Center.
Read this question-and-answer article featuring Allison Gockley, MD, a gynecologic oncologist in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Mass General Cancer Center.
Caroline's Story: A Long Labor of Love | Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Massachusetts General Hospital
During the summer of 2021, Caroline and her husband, Ryan, found out they were expecting a daughter, due on St. Patrick’s Day.
Anna’s Story: Healing After a Traumatic Birth | Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Massachusetts General Hospital
Anna Haring is a mom of two young girls. She’s a board-certified clinical specialist in neurologic physical therapy and highly values research. After her traumatic birth experience with her younger daughter, she learned about the childbirth-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) research that Sharon Dekel, PhD, MS, MPhil leads in her lab. Read her story about healing after her traumatic birth experience.
Now Offering Urogynecological Care on the North Shore| Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Massachusetts General Hospital
The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is pleased to expand urogynecological care for patients on the North Shore. We provide comprehensive urogynecologic evaluation and treatment for female pelvic floor problems to help patients return to their lifestyle.
SARS-Cov-2 Infection During Pregnancy Linked to Higher Risk of Neurodevelopmental Disorders in Male Infants
Maternal SARS‐CoV‐2 positivity during pregnancy was associated with nearly two-fold higher odds of a neurodevelopmental diagnosis at 12 months of age among male children.
Congratulations! Whether you’re a first-time mom or a seasoned parent, learning that you’re pregnant can fill you with many emotions and questions about the year. Natalia S. Richey, CNM, MSN, interim chief of the Obstetrics & Gynecology Midwifery Service at Massachusetts General Hospital answers some of the most frequently asked questions we hear from expectant parents.