February 2019

Misha Reed of Fayetteville, Arkansas had no idea she would end up delivering her first child in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the Peggy V. Helmerich Women’s Health Center in April of 2018.

Misha was 36 weeks pregnant when she was transferred to Hillcrest Medical Center with severe pre-eclampsia. Throughout her pregnancy, Misha experienced high blood pressure and saw her doctor repeatedly for this, which would generally result in her being sent home.

During one of Misha’s prenatal visits, she was surprised to find out that her doctor would be rushing her to Hillcrest Medical Center in... Read More »

Health is certainly top of mind when you’re expecting! Whether you’re wondering which prenatal vitamins to take or how to incorporate exercise into your daily routine, there’s a lot to think about. One of the things you should definitely keep in mind while pregnant is how to stay heart healthy! We’ve put together a list of a few things you should keep in mind to stay heart healthy while pregnant.

1.       Have at least five portions of different types of fruits and vegetables per day.

Fruits and vegetables are an essential part of your diet, especially during pregnancy! They... Read More »