Pregnancy

Alissa's Story

"If it's not wrapped don't come near me..." Meet Alissa, a young woman who practices safe sex. In this informative video, she advocates for the use of condoms as a way to prevent STDs and pregnancy in women. She also gives a cautionary tale about why it is important to practice safe sex always. This is one you will not want to miss.

HPV and Pregnancy

Is it possible to healthily deliver a baby to term while having HPV, and what, if any are the complications of being pregnant with HPV? In this episode OBGYN Dr. Korneeva, provides us with the answers, which may surprise you.

Postpartum Psychosis

What explains depression in women that is accompanied by the birth of their first child, and what can be done to minimize its drastic consequences? In the episode, Dr. Ronald R. Fieve, head of the Fieve Depression Center, located at 952 Fifth Avenue in New York City, shows us the darker side of the first pregnancy.

Joanna's Story - Episode 1

Part one of this engaging series begins with the story of Joanna, a young mother that began experiencing symptoms of a frightening condition known as postpartum depression. Right after giving birth to her second child, Joanna knew something just wasn't right. The joyous feelings of having a healthy child were replaced with feelings of self-doubt and despondency.

Joanna's Story - Episode 3

The final episode of this heartfelt series concludes as Joanna shares what finally helped pull herself back together. Realizing and accepting the fact that she and her children will always have a tough road ahead, Joanna remains hopeful and stronger than ever. This is Joanna's story.

Vanessa's Story

The miracle of birth is one that is held in such a reverent light, that rarely is the pain and struggle that characterizes pregnancy discussed candidly and openly with strangers on the street. Meet Vanessa, a first time mom, who does not hold back as she describes her journey from pregnant woman to new mom; you will not want to miss this one.

Annie's Story

Having a baby changes everything, but often what is overlooked is the process that goes into trying to have a baby. In this episode, Annie takes us through this very process. It can be stressful at times, and even cause the occasional anxiety flare-up, but in the end the joy that comes from succeeding, makes it all worth it.

Yael's Story

We all know the saying, having a baby changes everything, but what about the second time around? Are the feelings of anticipation the same? Does it get any easier? Yael, who is expecting her second baby answers these questions and more to shed a light on her pregnancy journey, again; this is her story.

Susan's Story

Having a child at any age changes things, but imagine having one when you're 41 years old. Susan, a new mother, brings us into the world of pregnancy at an advanced maternal age, and sheds a new light on the joys of motherhood.

Anna's Story

Midwifery is a health care profession in which providers offer care to childbearing women during their pregnancy, labour and birth. In this episode, Anna talks about her positive experience using a Midwife to help assist with her pregnancy.

Before and After: Mommy Makeover

Have you tried in vain to lose all the baby weight that you gained during pregnancy, but to no avail? Maybe a mommy makeover is just the thing that you need. Dr. Douglas Steinbrech an Aesthetic & Reconstructive Plastic Surgeon describes one of the most common post pregnancy procedures, and takes you through the process from before to after. If you are feeling anxious or embarrassed because of your baby weight, then this video is one you do not want to miss.

Tummy Tuck Surgery

Are you considering having a tummy tuck procedure done, but don't know exactly what sets the tummy tuck apart from a liposuction? In this informative video, Dr. Douglas Steinbrech an Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgeon, explains all as he describes the two main things that a tummy tuck fixes. If you are confused about what a tummy tuck is, then this video is for you.

Pregnancy and MS

Multiple Sclerosis and pregnancy on their own are difficult enough on the body, but Deidre Locascio had to balance both at once. The next nine months were “anything but normal,” she explains.

Garden OBGYN Welcome Video

Imagine being the most integral part of the miracle of childbirth, after, of course, the mother herself. Imagine being an Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBGYN) doctor. In their field, Dr. Michael Terrani and his colleagues have become more than just patient-care physicians; they are key players in the creation of individual’s families.

Tricia's Story

In an ideal pregnancy, the developing baby stays in the mother's womb full term. But what happens when special circumstances arise and this is no longer possible? The importance of an experienced and trustworthy OBGYN is suddenly never the more important. Take it from Tricia.

Five Amazing Children

Tricia didn't necessarily plan on having a large family, but she considers her now five-member brood a blessing after the slew of unplanned difficulties during her first pregnancy.

Choosing The Right Doctor

With twins on the way and a history of short-term pregnancy, Tricia needed the best of the best as her OBGYN. She knew she'd found it when she met Dr. Terrani.

Prevention Is Everything

Dr. Terrani describes his job as preventing premie-baby disaster, as was the case with Tricia’s unborn children. His methods involve a little something called "cerclage."

Outcomes

Nothing but successfully-proven practices will do when the final goal is to deliver healthy, full-term babies. Dr. Terrani adheres to what he’s found to work in the past.

One Goal

Dr. Terrani's meticulous monitoring isn't just about building a patient-physician bond, it's about potentially saving a life.

Alison's Story

When she needed extra care with her pregnancy, Alison teamed with the Dr. Terrani prenatal plan on the basis of trust, honesty, and assurance. Three healthy, preterm children later, the success of their patient-physician relationship is steadfast.

Starting a Family

Starting a family is not always as simple as it may seem, as Alison was soon to realize. When having children proved more difficult than she had initially anticipated, her prenatal care plan became everything.

Room Full of Smoke

When preeclampsia becomes part of Alison’s pregnancy, Dr. Terrani is ready with a plan. It’s in such circumstances that the OBGYN garners the trust of his patients to make the smart, but sometimes tough decisions.

History Repeats Itself

Lightening may not strike twice in the same spot, but preeclampsia can. Dr. Terrani’s careful monitoring suddenly proves irreplaceable.

Outcomes

Healthy, happy mothers and babies—that’s what everyone involved in the pregnancy, birth, and aftercare process wants. So when certain post-delivery routines prove to save women and infants’ lives, they surely become worth implementing.