THE SMART MOTHER THINKS LIKE A DOCTOR, NOT A PATIENT

Dr. Linda Burke-Galloway is a board-certified OB-GYN on a mission to keep pregnant women and their babies out of harm's way. Her book, "The Smart Mother's Guide to a Better Pregnancy: How to minimize risks, avoid complications and have a healthy baby" and this website have been developed as a resource for expectant mothers and for women who are planning to become pregnant. Keep reading to learn how to catch small problems before they become big ones.


"Dr. Burke-Galloway is able to transpose scientific principles into easy, lay-men's terminology, while providing accurate and pertinent information concisely. Additionally, expectant mothers are given guidance to assist in maneuvering through our present medical maze." - Angela H. Todd, MD

FROM THE SMART MOTHER'S BLOG

It Honestly Never Occurred to me that Pregnancy Could be Dangerous

These words are a direct quotation from a pregnant woman who almost died.


I want to personally thank Steph Montgomery for writing one of the most honest articles about the dangers of pregnancy, something that very few of my OB colleagues have been willing to do.

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