prenatal care

Answers to questions about breastfeeding amidst COVID-19

By uclahealth • August 6, 2020

Last year in March, I received a call from the school nurse. Saying "C" is alright but I wanted to call because today in class he said he blacked out, didn't know what was going on.

By uclahealth • November 29, 2017

Maintaining optimal oral health is important in all stages of life, but it’s even more important when a woman becomes pregnant. Pregnant women can experience negative, and often unexpected, changes in their oral health that have long-term repercussions. These can include an increase in cavities due to frequent [...]

By Brianna Aldrich • March 8, 2017

The staff at UCLA OB/GYN at West Medical strives every day to provide excellent care for its patients. A recent $50,000 grant from The Nicholas Endowment will enable [...]

By uclahealth • January 3, 2017

A little background: our first child was almost 11 lbs at birth, so with my second pregnancy, I was getting a lot of questions and pressure for extra tests in Illinois where we had been living before moving to LA.

By uclahealth • June 1, 2016

My husband and I have a tiny daughter named Eleanor. We were all fortunate enough to begin this journey on the best possible note, in the extraordinary hands (both literally and figuratively) of the UCLA midwives.

By uclahealth • June 1, 2016

I would highly recommend going to the midwives at UCLA, they are confident and competent in giving you your best chance at success.

By uclahealth • August 16, 2009

I want to thank you for helping bring my little angel into this world. I had such a great experience with you Susan during my delivery.

By uclahealth • August 16, 2009

We loved the care we received from the midwife group throughout my pregnancy. But Ann deserves special mention for her assistance during labor. She was fantastic, supportive, instructive and really made the natural birth experience possible.

By uclahealth • April 14, 2009

I was only able to see the midwives for the end of my pregnancy and birth, but I had a fabulous experience. Their philosophy was exactly what I was looking for - laid back and non-invasive. I was able to have the birth experience I wanted, and I am confident that was due in part to being under their care, I am looking forward to working with them for my next pregnancy!

By uclahealth • February 27, 2009