Links & Resources

We understand that many patients want to learn about the procedures and conditions they are dealing with. This section features links to Patient Education articles on specific topics, including answers to some of the most frequently asked questions. If you have any additional questions, please contact our office, and the staff will be happy to assist you.

Pregnancy and Childbirth

Exercise During Pregnancy


Childbirth classes at Washington Hospital

How to Tell When Labor Begins

Cesarean Birth

Diabetes and Pregnancy

Special Tests to Monitor Fetal Health

Cord Blood Banking

California Prenatal Screening program

Genetic Disorders

Smoking cessation help for pregnant and postpartum


Nutrition During Pregnancy

Foods to avoid during pregnancy

USDA and HHS 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

CDC website with information on medications and pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Brest Feeding Benefits

Brest Feeding FAQ

Breast Feeding Your Baby

Medela Breast Pumps

La Leche League International

Common Gynecologic Problems

Birth Control Especially for Teens

Pap Smear Test

Painful Periods

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)


Ovarian Cysts

Treating Infertility

Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

Urinary Incontinence (Leaking urine)

General Health

Exercise and Fitness

Benign Breast Problems and Conditions

Reducing Your Risk of Cancer

Keep your heart healthy

Menopause transition

Other Links

American Association of Pediatrics

California Department of Public Health

California Partnership to End Domestic Violence
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