A Day in the Life of a Lactation Consultant
Read a Q and A with Wayne UNC Lactation Specialist Mary Jo Jones, RN, MSN about her career-long passion for women and infant health and her philosophy on breast feeding.
Plush Robes Offer Comfort for Patients Receiving Mammograms
Spa robes they now provide to every patient as she completes her screening exam.
Resources for New Parents
While we’re practicing social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19, it’s important to know help is still available to you.
FYI on that UTI
Despite their commonality, there’s a lot of misinformation about UTIs. Jennifer Waters, MSN, APRN, FNP-C breaks down some of the myths and helps set the record straight.
Commit to a Healthy and Happy 2020
A new year brings the promise of fresh starts and new beginnings, as well as an opportunity to commit to a healthier lifestyle. Our experts suggest the following tips for supporting healthy resolutions in 2020.
Military Family Month: Finding Support for New Military Families Facing Perinatal Anxiety and Depression
As we observe Military Family Month, Shelby Roberts, Wayne UNC Health Care Women’s Services Community Liaison, describes her experience with PMADs, the pressures and challenges she faced and shares mental health resources for military families.
Breast Cancer: Foods for Prevention, Treatment and Recovery
No one food or diet can prevent or cause breast cancer, but your dietary choices can help reduce your risk of developing breast cancer.
Healthy Habits, Regular Screening Key to Reducing Breast Cancer Risk
A healthy lifestyle and consistent screening schedule helps patients reduce risk factors for developing cancer and improve chances for successful treatment.
11 Women Describe Their Breastfeeding Journeys
Every mother’s experience with breastfeeding is different, and every baby is unique. Here, 11 local women describe their breastfeeding journeys, challenges and advice.