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Are You at Risk for Gestational Diabetes?

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes—a condition characterized by a significant increase in blood sugar levels—that develops during pregnancy. The condition is fairly common, as placenta hor…

Should Younger Women Care About Their Fertility?

When you’re in your 20s, fertility might not be at the top of your mind, especially if you’ve positioned education, career, travel or romance ahead of starting a family. In fact, a recent poll found tha…

The CPMC Women and Children’s Center New Van Ness Campus

This article by Dr. Laurie Green was originally published on Sutter Health. Designed for the Times: New San Francisco Hospital Embraces Mature Moms The CPMC Women and Children’s Center at the new V…

Should I Be Worried about the Zika Virus?

Fears in the United States about the Zika virus first made waves in the spring of 2016 and increased substantially by early summer of that year. It’s been almost two years since then, but that d…

First Trimester Pregnancy Symptoms Explained

First trimester pregnancy symptoms are relatively well known to the general public, or at least some of them are. Nausea and vomiting may be the most familiar symptoms thanks to movies and television…