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3/17/17 Capital City OB GYN; the office of Dr. Sonek has joined Kraemer Women’s Care


Holiday Gift Ideas for Pregnant Women

The holidays are an exciting time; and they’re even more exciting when you’re expecting! Here are some great holiday gift ideas for pregnant women.


What are the Advantages of Having a 3D/4D Ultrasound?

You already know the advantages of a 3D or 4D ultrasound for you as the mother. You get to see your baby’s little face and see all those adorable features well before your child is born. This brings a greater sense of connection between you and your unborn child. You will be able to say […]


I Have Heavy Bleeding. What Are My Treatment Options?

There is actually a name for this type of condition. It is called Menorrhagia. There can be fluctuations in the amount of bleeding from one woman to the next, but for some women the bleeding and cramping would be enough to cause an interruption in their lives each month. If you do, in fact, have […]


The Facts about Gestational Diabetes

American Diabetes Month takes place every November. Gestational diabetes affects more than 18 percent of pregnant women throughout the country. Though in most cases the condition is only temporary, it’s important to stay informed about the risk factors and life changes that need to happen if you have been diagnosed with gestational diabetes.


October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. In 2013, an estimated 232,340 women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer, while 64,640 will be diagnosed with non-invasive breast cancer. With early detection and treatment, women can fight back against breast cancer.


Breast Cancer Statistics You Need to Know

This month is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer is actually one of the most common cancers in American Women.  Luckily, with early detection and treatment women can begin to fight back against this deadly form of cancer. Here are just a few statistics you may not be aware of!


Tips for First-Time Mothers

First-time mothers often struggle throughout the pregnancy. They aren’t aware of the little tips that make pregnancy easier. Following these few simple pieces of advice can make your first pregnancy not only more enjoyable, but it can also make it cheaper! 1. Don’t Limit Yourself to Maternity Clothing With the new, stylish maternity clothes and […]


Treatment for Pelvic Pain in Columbia, SC

I Have Pelvic Pain. What Treatment Options Are There for Correcting This Problem? Pelvic pain itself is not a syndrome but instead a symptom of an underlying cause. It will be important to try and determine why you are having pelvic pain in order to properly treat it. However, diagnosing the root cause can often […]