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Educational Videos

Physicians affiliated with Howard County General Hospital, Johns Hopkins Medicine answer your pregnancy-related questions.

  • Having a Healthy Pregnancy

    Topics include gestational diabetes, preventing C-sections, weight management, nutrition and exercise. Featuring physicians Dana Baras and Natalia Colón Guzmán.

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  • Gynecologic Disorders

    Topics include fibroids, endometriosis and surgery during pregnancy. Featuring physicians Karen Wang, Tamara Means and Margot Watson.

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  • Birth Control Options

    Learn about short and long-term birth control options with Tamara Means, M.D.

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Additional Education

12 Weeks of Pregnancy

Topics include:

  • Drug and Alcohol Use: Making Safe Choices and Seeking Help
  • Pain Management Through Pregnancy
  • Trimesters of Pregnancy
  • Nutrition and Exercise During Pregnancy
  • Secrets to Breastfeeding Success

View 12 Week Series

20 Weeks of Pregnancy

Topics include:

  • Baby's Almost Here: Managing Risks as You Approach Delivery
  • Circumcision: What You Need to Know
  • Partner's Role with Baby: Bonding with Baby
  • Understanding Gestational Diabetes
  • Breastfeeding: Breast Milk Production and Benefits
  • Newborn Care: Sleeping
  • Partner's Role with Baby: Partner and Caregiver

View 20 Week Series

24 Weeks of Pregnancy

Topics include:

  • Baby's Almost Here: Advantages of Going Full Term
  • Newborn Care: Car Seat Safety
  • Breast is Best
  • The Benefits of Breastfeeding

View 24 Week Series

30 Weeks of Pregnancy Through Birth

Topics include:

  • Baby's First Test: Heart Disease Screenings
  • Infant CPR
  • Newborn Screening: Saves Babies One Foot at a Time
  • Rooming In With Your Baby
  • Stages of Labor
  • Breastfeeding Your Newborn
  • Newborn Care: The Benefits of Skin to Skin Contact
  • Pain Management Through Labor and Delivery
  • Safe Sleep for Babies

View 30 Week Series

Going Home

Topics include:

  • Bathing Your Newborn Baby
  • Going Home With Baby - Your Discharge
  • Postpartum Care: Changes in Your Body After Delivery
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Coping with the Baby Blues
  • Newborn Care: Common Health Concerns
  • Postpartum Care: Your Physical Recovery

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