Virtua Baby is an essential guide for pregnant women. It provides the trusted information you'll need for a healthy pregnancy. It will also help you plan for your delivery at Virtua and give you the knowledge you need to feel confident in taking your baby home.
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Karen McEvoy Shields is a Virtua certified nurse midwife who specializes in pregnancy, childbirth, fertility issues, prenatal and post-partum care and menopause.Watch Video
If you had a baby months ago and have a belly bulge that won't go away, it could be a sign of diastasis recti—a separation of your abdominal muscles. See how it's treated.Read More
Many days, the hardest part of my job is helping new mothers understand that their worries and issues are common.Read More
About 10% of expectant moms will experience preterm labor, even if they’re not considered high-risk. Know the warning signs and what to do to keep mom and baby safe.Read More