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May 20, 2020 Active with Baby Health & Wellness Read Article

Getting Active After a Baby

While trying to stay active during pregnancy, women face many challenges both physically and mentally. The good news is that now that the baby has arrived, you can focus on getting back to your pre-pregnancy activity level or work toward a new goal.

September 24, 2019 Mom and Infant EMPower In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna’s Birthplace Among First to Complete CDC Training

The Birthplace at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport Regional Medical Center in Williamsport is among the first hospitals in the nation to successfully complete the EMPower Training initiative.

July 30, 2019 Mom and Baby Breastfeeding Health & Wellness Read Article

Breastfeeding Benefits Both Mom and Baby

Breastfeeding is often thought of as a gift between mother and baby. Not only does it provide bonding time, but the health benefits for both baby and mom are undeniable.

July 25, 2019 Global Big Latch On Breastfeeding Event In The News Read Article

Nursing Moms Invited to Participate in Global Latch On Event

In celebration of World Breastfeeding Week (Aug. 1 – 7), UPMC Susquehanna invites nursing mothers to participate in The Global Big Latch On, Friday, Aug. 2, at UPMC Williamsport Regional Medical Center, 700 High St., Williamsport, Walnut Conference Room.

November 27, 2018 pregnancy In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Offers Gender Reveal Boxes to Expecting Parents

Ten little fingers, ten little toes. Boy or girl? Nobody knows… except the OB/GYN providers at UPMC Susquehanna. To add to the excitement of finding out a baby’s gender, expecting parents now receive a special gender reveal gift during their 20 week ultra

August 7, 2017 Birthplace Celebration In The News Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Celebrates Birthplace Designation and Services

UPMC Susquehanna held a celebration July 8 at Williamsport Regional Medical Center to commemorate the fifth anniversary of The Birthplace's location within Susquehanna Tower as well as its recent designation as a Baby-Friendly Hospital.

July 21, 2017 mother and baby Health & Wellness Read Article

Investing in the Health of Moms and Babies

There is more to breastfeeding than providing milk. By protecting the health status of both mom and baby, breastfeeding has a positive impact on the level of overall public health, along with benefits for our economy and environment, too.

January 27, 2017 Mom Feeding an Infant Health & Wellness Read Article

New Guidelines Reverse Common Beliefs about Peanut Exposure for Babies

Peanut allergy is the most common and severe of all food allergies. A recent study determined that babies at-risk for peanut allergies can benefit from controlled exposure to peanut containing foods while their immune systems are still malleable.

September 28, 2016 pregnancy Health & Wellness Read Article

Midwives Provide Comprehensive Care for Women in Childbirth and Beyond

The important role that midwives play during labor and delivery.