ObstetricsYour Pregnancy Guide

Navigating your pregnancy journey.

Having a baby is one of the most memorable and important experiences for a woman and her family. We will do all we can to ensure your pregnancy experience is healthy, happy, and safe. Here you can find valuable resources to guide you through your pregnancy.

Screenings & Tests

Fetal ultrasound, genetic testing, gestational diabetes screening, and other tests that may happen during your pregnancy.

Medications

Know the medications that are approved for use during pregnancy for the safety of you and your baby.

Wellness During Pregnancy

Tips for safe exercise, sex, and nutrition during your pregnancy.

Health Conditions & Concerns

Tips for nausea & vomiting, exposures, and health concerns to look out for.

Depression

It's more common during pregnancy and postpartum than people think — know the symptoms and risk factors.

Breastfeeding

A guide to breastfeeding, nipple & breast care, and best practices for using personal use breast pumps.

Baby on the way?

Download the Seacoast Babies App from Wentworth-Douglass Hospital for easy access to educational classes, weekly milestones so you'll know just what your little one is up to, and information on how to have a safe and happy pregnancy!

pregnant woman outside
Nurture Nook sign

Have you visited our Nurture Nook?

In this tranquil space, any OB patient can drop in Monday through Friday (no appointment required) to spend time on her own connecting with her baby, listening to his/her heart rate, taking fetal measurements, and monitoring her own blood pressure.