Blog Category: Women’s Health

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Women’s Health - 3 Min Read
Welcoming Baby During COVID-19
Traffic jam, snow storm or COVID-19, no matter what’s going on in the world, babies still need a place to be born. And, although COVID-19 has disrupted our lives in countless ways, expecting families can feel reassured they will receive top-notch care during the birth of their little one at the Overlake Childbirth Center.
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Women’s Health - 3 Min Read
When Your Birth Plan Doesn’t Go According to Plan
Childbirth is a deeply personal experience. There’s nothing more beautiful than the birth of a child, and no one will ever have the same birth story. Sammamish resident Amy Nanto shares her story of the day her daughter Nova was born.
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Women’s Health - 5 Min Read
Birth Story: The Langenhop Family
"When we found out we were pregnant again, we had about a month of excitement before COVID-19 shut the world down. We faced endless uncertainties, except for one: We would be delivering our second baby at the Overlake Childbirth Center. We knew we would be receiving excellent care at a time it mattered most."
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Women’s Health - 1 Min Read
Birth Story: The Boghaert Family
"We had an amazing experience welcoming our first child at Overlake. From the nurses to the food, everything was top-notch. Everyone we encountered at the hospital helped create a warm and supportive environment."
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Women’s Health - 2 Min Read
Birth Story: Stephán, Cheyenne and Octavia Gray
“What a positive experience it was to deliver at the Overlake Childbirth Center! My wife, Cheyenne, and I arrived for an induction on the morning of Sept. 2, 2020, and every interaction we had with the nurses, doctors and staff was amazing.”
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Women’s Health - 3 Min Read
Birth Story: Alex, Eric & Isla Wood
“Our first experience at the Childbirth Center in Overlake Medical Center was one we’ll never forget. Not only did they provide all of the education we needed prior to birth, the professional care and understanding from the staff was above and beyond our expectations.”
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Women’s Health - 2 Min Read
The Benefits of Breastfeeding
August is national breastfeeding month. Learn the benefits of breastfeeding for both mom and baby, plus tips on successful nursing.
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Women’s Health - 2 Min Read
Balance After Baby
A new baby's arrival brings a flurry of emotions. Excitement, joy, stress and exhaustion are just a few. However, sadness and depression are also common responses.
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Women’s Health - 3 Min Read
Having a Baby During a Pandemic
The family has been waiting nine months to welcome baby home, and in just a few weeks that joy might be tempered for some by concern due to COVID-19.