For women intending to prevent pregnancy, Evergreen Women's Health Center offers birth control counseling to discover the method that would work best for you. Some methods include:
If you're thinking about getting pregnant, taking care of your health is more important than ever. Women who are contemplating becoming pregnant are filled with questions and concerns. Though many of those decisions come from you, some can be handled or discussed with your physician. If you are planning to begin trying for pregnancy soon, now is the time to consider your health and ensuring a healthy physical environment for your baby.
If your insurance covers a pre-pregnancy visit, (or if you choose to pay out of pocket if it's not covered), visit your obstetrician in person. Items that can be discussed are: ovulation and timing, prenatal vitamins, over-the-counter or prescription medications, prenatal testing, exercise and other questions or concerns you may have. Otherwise, the following considerations may be helpful: