Videos from Triangle Physicians for Women

Pregnancy and Diet Exercise During Pregnancy Normal Weight Gain During Pregnancy Vaginal Birth After C-Section Being a Patient at Triangle Physicians for Women Midwife and Physician Philosophy Changing Your Mind About Epidurals Types of Midwives What a Certified Nurse Midwife Does Why Be a Midwife? Creating a Birth Plan Can Physicians Attend Births with Certified…

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Lauren Anderson, CNM

Lauren Anderson relocated to Chapel Hill, NC from her hometown of Charlotte, NC.  She  graduated from the Medical University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing in 2008.

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Eating Disorders

EATING DISORDERS Anorexia nervosa http://www.womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/anorexia-nervosa.pdf Binge eating http://www.womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/binge-eating-disorder.pdf Bulimia http://www.womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/bulimia-nervosa.pdf

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Menopausal Management

What is menopause? Menopause is a normal, natural event—defined as the final menstrual period and usually confirmed when a woman has missed her periods for 12 consecutive months (in the absence of other obvious causes). Menopause is associated with reduced functioning of the ovaries due to aging, resulting in lower levels of estrogen and other…

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Nutrition & Weight Loss

Nutrition & Weight Loss Services We are excited to announce the addition of Nutrition Services by Maria Kennedy, MPH, RD, LDN.  Our nutrition care includes complete nutrition assessments and individualized nutrition care plans for patients based on their needs, medical conditions and lifestyles. Specializing in the following: ·         General nutrition/wellness ·         Diabetes/Gestational Diabetes ·         PCOS…

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Urinary Incontinence

Urinary incontinence (UI), or bladder leakage, is the loss of urine control, or the inability to hold your urine until you can reach a restroom. Incontinence can range from the discomfort of slight losses of urine to severe, frequent wetting. Millions of people experience incontinence and it can have a profound impact on their quality…

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Patient Information from Triangle Physicians for Women

Confidentiality Confidentiality is a keystone of our practice. Any time you speak with one of our doctors, nurses, or midwives, you can be sure that the conversation, your fears, and your concerns are kept in the strictest of confidence. Triangle Physicians for Women adheres to the strict HIPAA (Healthcare Information Portability and Privacy Act) standards…

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Summary of Obstetric Visits

Routine prenatal care consists of approximately 14 prenatal visits. These visits are spaced out throughout your pregnancy. Typical prenatal visits consist of asking certain screening obstetric questions, checking your blood pressure,hecking your urine for glucose and protein, measuring your belly, listening for the fetal heart beat and answering your pregnancy questions and concerns. Some visits…

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