Preparing for Baby

Have You Heard the News?

Announcing a pregnancy to loved ones is one of the most joyful parts of the process! Here are some fun ideas for sharing the news.

Pregnancy and Vaccine Safety

Learn how to take the guesswork out of vaccine safety.

Timing Is Everything: Understanding Ovulation

If you’re trying to conceive, it’s important to understand ovulation. Read on to learn effective ways of tracking your ovulation cycle to increase your chances of success.

2 Essential Ingredients of Pregnancy Nutrition

Ensure you get the recommended amounts of two nutrients that are crucial for a healthy pregnancy: folic acid and vitamin D.

Top 6 Nursery Essentials

Are you ready for baby?

Baby on Board, Sibling Edition

With baby number two on the way, your firstborn won’t be an only child anymore — which may or may not cause excitement.

Your Hospital Packing List

You packed a comfortable nightgown to wear after giving birth, but did you bring the photo ID and health insurance card you need for check-in?

5 Steps to Protect Your Baby From Birth Defects

By putting your own health first before and during pregnancy, you give your baby a good chance of avoiding birth defects.

Doulas Demystified

Doulas carry on the ancient custom of supporting women through childbirth, with benefits both timely and timeless.

The Benefits of Being Over 35 and Pregnant

Postponing pregnancy until after you’re 35 may not be as bad as you might think.

McKenzie-Willamette Birthing Center offers a variety of services for expecting parents and postpartum support. Call (541) 741-4649 for more information or visit McKWeb.com.

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