Edwin Peck

About Me
Pregnancy Help for Older Moms

Almost 12 years separates my two children. When I found out I was pregnant with the youngest, I was stunned. The thought of being pregnant in my 40s terrified me. Being older meant that there was more risk in having a child. I was determined to have a healthy pregnancy and baby. After leaving my OB/GYN's office, I started researching pregnancy tips specifically for older women. During the course of my research, I discovered a lot of older women had questions about being pregnant under these special circumstances. I started this blog to provide pregnancy tips and support to women in their 40s who suddenly find themselves preparing to be a new mom.


The Magic of Pregnancy Ultrasound: A Window into Your Child’s World

25 April 2024
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Pregnancy is a miraculous journey filled with excitement, anticipation, and wonder. One of the most magical moments during this time is when you get to see your little one for the first time through a pregnancy ultrasound. This incredible technology allows you to catch a glimpse of your baby's development and growth while still in the womb. In this blog, we will explore the importance of pregnancy ultrasounds and how they can provide valuable information about your baby's health and well-being. Read More …

The Importance of Weight Management with Obstetrics

16 November 2023
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Weight management is crucial for overall health and can significantly impact a woman's pregnancy. Obesity during pregnancy can lead to various health problems for both the mother and child, including gestational diabetes, preeclampsia, preterm birth, and stillbirth. Therefore, it's crucial to maintain a healthy weight during pregnancy. This piece will explore the importance of weight management with obstetrics. Effects of obesity on pregnancy: Obesity can cause significant complications during pregnancy. It puts women at a higher risk of developing gestational diabetes, which can cause high blood sugar and affect the baby's health. Read More …

5 Common Myths About Seeing A Gynecologist

12 April 2023
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Visiting a gynecologist regularly should be part of every woman's healthcare plan. Gynecologists can diagnose and treat various women's health issues, from endometriosis to infertility, and give you sound medical advice. However, there are still many understandings about gynecologists. Here are a few common myths about seeing a gynecologist that you should know about.  It Is Not Necessary to Schedule an Annual Appointment Some people only see a gynecologist when they are experiencing a health problem. Read More …

What You Want To Know If You’re Thinking About Getting An Abortion

22 December 2022
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If you have recently discovered that you are pregnant and you are unsure as to whether you want to carry the pregnancy to term, you may be considering an abortion by medication. Here are some of the things you want to know: It Must Be Done Soon  You only have so much time before abortion by medication is no longer an option. The further along you are in the pregnancy, the more likely it is that you would need to have a surgical abortion. Read More …

Reservist Or National Guard Female Anticipating A Deployment? Visit Your OBGYN ASAP

13 July 2022
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If you are a female in the Reserves or the National Guard and are anticipating being called to active duty for an upcoming deployment, you will need to visit your OBGYN well before your departure date. There are a number of reasons for doing so. Here are just a few.  No OBGYN Available On Deployment It's highly likely that there will be no OBGYN appointments available while you are deployed. Of course, if there is an emergency, you will likely be taken out of the theatre of operations via a medevac. Read More …