5 Safe Fitness Activities During Pregnancy

Dec 6, 2017 8:18:51 AM / by North Clinic Team posted in Prenatal Care, Women's Health

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Exercise has many benefits during pregnancy. Regular exercise can reduce or prevent back pain, prevent excessive weight gain, and reduce the risk of gestational diabetes and high blood pressure. Looking for an activity to try?  

Here are our five favorite fitness activities during pregnancy.

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Illness During Pregnancy: Avoid These Medications

Nov 30, 2017 8:11:11 AM / by North Clinic Team posted in Prenatal Care, Women's Health

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Few medications have been approved to be used during pregnancy. As Certified Nurse Practitioner Karen Collins says, “Before you take any medication during pregnancy, it’s important to weigh the severity of your symptoms against possible risks to your baby.”

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Is it Safe to Get the Flu Shot During Pregnancy?

Nov 21, 2017 9:04:04 AM / by Sherry A. Paulson, M.D. posted in Prenatal Care, Women's Health

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Ideally, all women who are pregnant, might be pregnant, or are breastfeeding during the influenza season should receive the inactivated flu vaccine, regardless of their stage of pregnancy. Influenza vaccination is an essential part of prenatal care because pregnant women are at an increased risk of serious illness and even mortality due to influenza.

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Welcome to North Clinic's New Website

Nov 2, 2017 1:42:42 PM / by North Clinic Team posted in North Clinic News

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North Clinic is an independently owned healthcare clinic — guided by the doctors who care for families in the northwest metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul. 

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