Protect Your Infant from Secondhand Smoke

By Brad Gillman
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Smoking is not just a hazard to the smoker. It has been shown that secondhand smoke is dangerous for others. Some can simply leave the room or the area of the smoker. Yet newborns are stuck breathing in secondhand smoke. Parents need to know the effects that the smoke has on babies and be vigilant to protect them.

5 Myths About Midwives You May Not Know

By Jacqueline Lagana
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Certified Nurse Midwives are dedicated to not only providing assistance with childbirth, but also prenatal and follow-up care.  We also offer a variety of healthcare services to women of all ages, such as contraceptive services, screenings, and menopause counseling. Just like a doctor, we are committed to providing the highest quality care within our scope of practice, and working with the entire healthcare team to ensure you have the best experience possible in your pregnancy.  At Intermountain Healthcare, Certified Nurse Midwives (CNMs) work in collaboration with our covering physicians to provide holistic health care to women from adolescence through menopause.