Evidence based recommendations regarding exposing baby to mom’s vaginal flora during a C-Section

This is an area of evolving care and practice. Fellows should check periodically for revisions and updates. ACOG will communicate important changes and updates to these guidelines. Vaginal seeding refers to a practice of using gauze or a swab to “transfer” vaginal fluids to an infant born via cesarean delivery. The theory behind this practice […]

First and Second trimester optional screening tests in pregnancy

Blog 115 B – Tests and more Tests This blog should help you work through and understand the various screening test options for you and your baby. This may help you decide if you want any or all of the tests done. We’ll start with the earliest tests and end with the more “invasive” types […]

8 Expert Breastfeeding Facts All Moms Need To Hear

By Sasha Brown-Worsham (March 16, 2012) When we breastfeed a child, sometimes it can start to feel like we know it all but even the most perfect of moms is still hit with some surprises from time to time.  [read the full article]

A New Tool To Empower Pregnant Women

Pregnancy Power Workbook launches as new tool to empower pregnant women Interactive format helps pregnant woman meet the unique needs of their own, individual pregnancies    Colorado Springs, Colo. (March 6, 2012) – For the nearly 5 million women that will become pregnant this year in America, a new tool promises to convert the overwhelming […]

Pregnancy workbook an interactive guide for women

By Lisa Collacott, OurColoradoNews.com (June 23rd, 2011) Having spent many years working in obstetrics and gynecology as a women’s health nurse practitioner, Monument resident Camilla Bicknell noticed that many pregnant women who came into to see their doctors didn’t know what to ask. [read the full article]  

Crazy with Questions? THe Pregnancy Power Workbook Provides Answers

by Tracy Morris, PureNaturalMom.com To say I felt crazy with questions when I was finally pregnant with my son is an understatement. But I wasn’t the type to call my doctor at every twinge. I saved my questions for my prenatal exams. I may have been crazy worried, but I didn’t want to appear that […]

Pregancy Power Workbook Author Receives Prestigious Navy Award

Camilla Bicknell is recipient of 2012 United States Navy Professional Nursing Award Colorado Springs, Colo. (May 2, 2012) — Retired Navy nurse captain and co-author of The Pregnancy Power Workbook, Camilla Bicknell was recently honored by the Navy Nurse Corps Association (NNCA) with its 2012 Professional Nursing Award. The Professional Nursing Award was established to recognize […]

New Book Helps Empower Pregnant Women

by Abbie Burke, Fox 21 News For a lot of pregnant women the news is exciting and wonderful, but at the same time the whole process can be a little daunting. For those looking for answers to questions like “When do I schedule my first appointment?” and “Why do I feel grumpy?” a local nurse […]

Authors Partner with Nationally Acclaimed Blogger

Pregnancy Power Workbook Authors Partner with Nationally Acclaimed Blogger & Motherhood Expert Jill Arnold Team dedicated to inform and empower pregnant woman with the latest in maternity care information Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 13, 2012) – For the thousands of women in America that will become pregnant this summer, a new team, comprised of The […]

Workbook Giveaway in july (via Social Media)

Pregnancy Power Workbook & Consumer Advocate Jill Arnold Announce Workbook Giveaway!! Initiative designed to empower woman during their pregnancy…through social media Colorado Springs, Colo. June 29, 2012- During the summer of 2012 when many thousands of women in America will become pregnant, The Pregnancy Power Workbook authors and new teammate Jill Arnold want to encourage […]