Lindsey Deschamps MD

Lindsey Deschamps
Dr.Lindsey Deschamps was raised in Maryland and graduated from Pennsylvania State University. She attended Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, and then completed her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. During residency, Dr. Deschamps received numerous teaching awards and was recognized for her research on obesity and its effects on pregnancy. She enjoys jogging, watching college football, and hiking with her husband Paul.
Dr. Deschamps sees patients at Wasatch OB/GYN.

Seasonal Allergies During Pregnancy

By Lindsey Deschamps MD
Allergies in Pregnancy1

As springtime approaches, so does allergy season. Many pregnant women are faced with this common problem, yet are uncertain about what they can do to minimize their symptoms while keeping their unborn baby safe. Allergies can be worse in pregnancy; as it is, up to one-third of women notice significant swelling of the nasal passages due to pregnancy alone. This can make allergies even more of a challenge to overcome.