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Pregnancy Clinics Columbia MD

Pregnancy clinics offer services such as abortion, emergency contraception, pregnancy testing, pregnancy counseling, ultrasounds, parenting support, and prenatal care. They may also provide advice on adoption services. Read on to learn more and to find pregnancy clinics in Columbia, MD that offer a range of pregnancy and family services.

Howard County General Hospital
(410) 740-7890
5755 Cedar Lane
Columbia, MD
specialty
General medical surgical
Hospital Type
Nongovernment, Not-for-profit
Hospital System
Johns Hopkins Health System

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Laurel Regional Hospital
(301) 725-4300
7300 Van Dusen Road
Laurel, MD
specialty
General medical surgical
Hospital Type
Nongovernment, Not-for-profit
Hospital System
Dimensions Healthcare System

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St Agnes Healthcare
(410) 368-6000
900 Caton Avenue
Baltimore, MD
specialty
General medical surgical
Hospital Type
Nongovernment, Not-for-profit
Hospital System
Ascension Health

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Kernan Orthopaedics & Rehab
(410) 448-2500
2200 Kernan Drive
Baltimore, MD
specialty
Rehabilitation
Hospital Type
Nongovernment, Not-for-profit
Hospital System
University of MD Medical Syst

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Springfield Hospital Center
(410) 970-7000
6655 Sykesville Road
Sykesville, MD
specialty
Psychiatric
Hospital Type
Government, Nonfederal

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Clifton T Perkins Hosp Center
(410) 724-3000
8450 Dorsey Run Road
Jessup, MD
specialty
Psychiatric
Hospital Type
Government, Nonfederal

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Regional Inst For Children
(410) 368-7800
605 South Chapel Gate Lane
Baltimore, MD
specialty
Children's psychiatric
Hospital Type
Government, Nonfederal

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Spring Grove Hospital Center
(410) 402-6000
55 Wade Avenue
Baltimore, MD
specialty
Psychiatric
Hospital Type
Government, Nonfederal

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Baltimore Washington Med Ctr
(410) 787-4000
301 Hospital Drive
Glen Burnie, MD
specialty
General medical surgical
Hospital Type
Nongovernment, Not-for-profit
Hospital System
University of MD Medical Syst

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Northwest Hospital Center
(410) 521-2200
5401 Old Court Road
Randallstown, MD
specialty
General medical surgical
Hospital Type
Nongovernment, Not-for-profit
Hospital System
LifeBridge Health

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Early Pregnancy Symptoms and Signs - Advice for Dads

8 Top Early Pregnancy Symptoms


If you and your spouse have been trying for a baby, you may wonder about the earliest signals that will announce a pregnancy. While some women experience early symptoms that indicate pregnancy , others suspect it only when they realize that they have missed their periods.    

For those impatient aspiring dads who can't wait longer to find out, here are the eight top early pregnancy symptoms that they should look out for:

Pregnancy Symptom 1: Darkening of the nipples
Darkening of the nipples, or more precisely the skin around the nipples (called areola), could be one of the early pregnancy symptoms. However, it could also be a sign of hormonal imbalance, so hold on before you jump to the wrong conclusions.
Pregnancy Symptom 2: Odd food cravings
A sudden and inexplicable craving for certain foods is another potential, though not always reliable, sign of pregnancy . So if you find your spouse midnight snacking on a chili cheeseburger for the nth time this week, you have good reason to keep your fingers crossed.
Pregnancy Symptom 3: Headache or dizzy spells
Pregnancy will cause hormonal changes in your spouse's body that may lead to headaches. A sudden onset of headaches, especially if she never had them before, could be an early pregnancy symptom. Bouts of dizziness, due to a drop in her blood pressure, may be another early sign that she is expecting.
Pregnancy Symptom 4: Urge to urinate
During pregnancy, your spouse's body will release the hormone human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) that induces increased urination. Her frequent bathroom visits may actually be something to be happy about.
Pregnancy Symptom 5: Cranky moods
Frequent mood swings and crankiness are yet another early pregnancy symptom, as you will soon find out. While this may not be the happiest part of the pregnancy where you are concerned, at least you can blame it on those raging hormo...

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