18 February 2021

Pregnancy planning: basic principles

Clinical Women

Dr Debra Kennedy takes Dr Terri Foran through the fundamentals that every expecting parent should know.

In this episode:

  • How to optimise the chances of a good pregnancy outcome
  • The genetic testing available for recessive gene abnormalities
  • The role of the male partner in pregnancy planning

Host: Dr Terri Foran, sexual health physician; Conjoint senior lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

Guest: Dr Debra Kennedy, clinical geneticist and paediatrician; Director of MotherSafe

Total time: 25 mins
 
Recommended Resources:
 
– MotherSafe
– Mackenzie’s Mission Website 
– Food Standards – Mercury in Fish

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