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Doulas Guide

A Simple Guide to Doulas: Everything You Didn’t Know But Should

You’re moving to a foreign country. Maybe this move was planned, maybe it wasn’t. Thankfully, this new place has guides available to help expats...
Centering Pregnancy - Richmondmom

Nurse-Midwives at St. Francis Offer Superior Care by Centering Pregnancy

Prenatal care doesn't look like what you may be used to at The Woman's Center at Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center. We are providing...

Women are Embracing Homebirth with Licensed Midwives

Homebirth in America grew 41% between 2004 and 2009, and Richmond is no exception.  Virginia legalized licensed midwives (LMs) in 2005, and according...

Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center Expands CenteringPregnancy®

Unique program gives women more control of their prenatal care through group support Women entering pregnancy can now benefit from an expanded, multifaceted group approach to...

Diagnosing Gestational Diabetes

What is gestational diabetes?When diabetes starts during pregnancy, it is called gestational diabetes. Women with diabetes (whether or not it is classified as gestational...