Central Obstetrics & Gynecology - Health Resources

Health Resources

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Obstetric Links


Good Health Before Pregnancy: Preconceptional Care (FAQ056)   

Routine Tests in Pregnancy (FAQ133) 

Exercise During Pregnancy (FAQ119) 

Morning Sickness (FAQ126)

Nutrition During Pregnancy (FAQ001)  

High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy (FAQ034)  

Bleeding During Pregnancy (FAQ038)  

Travel During Pregnancy (FAQ055)  

Early Pregnancy Loss: Miscarriage and Molar Pregnancy (FAQ090)  

Screening for Birth Defects (FAQ165)  

Cystic Fibrosis: Prenatal Screening and Diagnosis (FAQ171)

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Labor and Delivery:

How to Tell When Labor Begins (FAQ004) 

Pain Relief During Labor and Delivery (FAQ086) 

Cesarean Birth (FAQ006) 

Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Delivery: Deciding on a Trial of Labor After Cesarean Delivery (FAQ070) 

Postpartum Depression (FAQ091)

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Gynecology Links

Especially for Teens

Your First Gynecologic Visit -- Especially for Teens (FAQ150)

Menstruation -- Especially for Teens (FAQ049) 

Birth Control -- Especially for Teens (FAQ112) 

Growing Up -- Especially for Teens (FAQ041)

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Birth Control Pills (FAQ021) 

The Intrauterine Device (FAQ014) 

Emergency Contraception (FAQ114) 

Sterilization for Women and Men (FAQ011)

Essure® - permanent birth control

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Women’s Health:

Understanding Abnormal Pap Test Results (FAQ161)

Premenstrual Syndrome (FAQ057) 

How to Prevent Sexually Transmitted Diseases (FAQ009) 

Genital Herpes (FAQ054) 

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infection (FAQ073)

Chronic Pelvic Pain (FAQ099) 

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding (FAQ095) 

Endometriosis (FAQ013) 

Uterine Fibroids (FAQ074) 

Ovarian Cysts (FAQ075) 

Evaluating Infertility (FAQ136)

Menopause (FAQ047) 

Osteoporosis (FAQ048) 

Hormone Therapy (FAQ066) 

Cholesterol and Your Health (FAQ101) 

Breast Self-Exam (FAQ145) 

Thyroid Disease (FAQ128) 

Depression (FAQ106) 

Human Papillomavirus Vaccines (FAQ167)

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Special Procedures:

Hysterectomy (FAQ008) 

Ultrasound Exams (FAQ025) 

Colposcopy (FAQ135) 

Endometrial Ablation (FAQ134)

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The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) offers many other educational pamphlets for your information: