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    High-Tech Pregnancy

    These days, from smartphone apps to wearable devices, expectant parents have an increasing number of high-tech options to track their ...

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    Preparing for Motherhood

    “Preparing for motherhood” means different things to everyone. For you, maybe it’s knowing the baby’s gender, or having the nursery ready, ...

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    Exercise for Your Vagina

    It’s worshipped in some cultures, taboo in others, but ultimately, the vagina is an amazingly versatile muscular tube with a variety of ...

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    Considering VBAC? 5 Questions to Ask

    With the cesarean section (C-section) rate in the U.S. approaching a staggering 32%, more women are faced with the often difficult decision ...

  • Exposure to Birth Control When Pregnant: Will My Baby Be OK?

    Just a few weeks ago one million packs of birth control pills were recalled by Pfizer, a well-known drug company, and more recently seven ...

  • Getting Pregnant After Stopping IUDs

    How long it will take for a woman to get pregnant after stopping birth control? We'll take a peek at IUDs and fertility. ...

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  • Heather Rupe, DO

    Heather Rupe, DO

    Heather Rupe, DO, is a board-certified OB/GYN in private practice in Franklin, TN, and serves as the vice chief of staff at Williamson Medical Center. She is the co-author of The Pregnancy Companion: A Faith-Filled Guide for Your Journey to Motherhood and The Baby Companion: A Faith-Filled Guide for Your Journey through Baby’s First Year.