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What is My Due Date?

Pregnancy Due Date Probably one of the first questions you will ask your obstetrician when you become pregnant is “what is my due date?”  And certainly everyone you meet will want to know how far along you are.  A lot of people talk about pregnancy in “months” which is quite vague and inaccurate because the [...]

NJPA Honored as Best Doctor in New York Magazine

Dr. Wendy Warren Named "Best Doctor" NJPA is proud to announce that New York Magazine has named Dr. Wendy Warren as one of the New York area’s Best Doctors. "Twenty-three years ago, New York introduced what would become one of its most enduringly popular features: the peer-selected “Best Doctors in New York” list. Its basic [...]

NJPA Newsletter Aug. 2014

NJPA August 2014 Newsletter In this newsletter… Maternal obesity and adverse obstetric outcomes New Jersey Top Hospitals for High Risk Pregnancy Meet our perinatologist Maternal Obesity and Adverse Obstetric Outcomes In the United States, the prevalence of obesity has increased tremendously over the last few decades. Among pregnant women, obesity is also a growing health [...]

Fruit Recall Due to Listeria

Listeria Contamination in Fruit By now, most people have heard about the recent fruit recall due to suspected Listeria contamination. Wawona Packing Co. initiated a nationwide voluntary recall on July 19, 2014 of peaches, plums, nectarines, and plumcots that were packaged between June 1, 2014 and July 12, 2014.  These products were sold at Costco, [...]

Have Your Fish and Eat It Too!

Pregnant Women Should Eat More Fish The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has recently released a Practice Advisory encouraging pregnant and breastfeeding women to consume more fish.  Concern over the mercury content of some fish has led many women to avoid seafood during pregnancy, and both ACOG and the FDA are working to [...]

Promise Walk 2014

4th Annual Promise Walk for Preeclampsia New Jersey Perinatal joined over 275 walkers on May 18, 2014 at Oak Ridge Park in Clark, NJ to support the Preeclampsia Foundation.  We were honored to sponsor and participate in this event which raised over $32,000 for such a great cause!  We are also very proud of our Dr. Ed [...]

The Best MFM Team Just Got Better!

NJPA Welcomes GE Healthcare On May 1 3-14, 2014, New Jersey Perinatal Associates welcomed the team from GE Healthcare to our office for an onsite training course in Advanced Voluson Technology.  This course, which is normally held in Wisconsin at GE Healthcare headquarters, is designed to educate the physicians and sonographers about how to obtain [...]

Congratulations to Dr. Victoria DeSantos on Her Research

Dr. DeSantos Wins 2nd Place for Research New Jersey Perinatal Associates would like to congratulate Dr. Victoria DeSantos, a chief resident at St. Barnabas Medical Center, for her award winning research study entitled:  Quantification of Cell Free Fetal DNA in Maternal Circulation as a Potential Biomarker for Adverse Pregnancy Outcome. (DeSantos, VC, Wolf EJ, Porat [...]

Promise Walk for Preeclampsia – May 18, 2014

2014 Promise Walk for Preeclampsia New Jersey Perinatal Associates is a proud sponsor of the 2014 Promise Walk for Preeclampsia to be held at Oak Ridge Park in Cranford, NJ on May 18, 2014 at 10:00am.  Our own Dr. Ed Wolf is this year's guest speaker.  Please come out to walk with us and show your [...]

Tylenol in Pregnancy: Analysis of New Study Findings

Tylenol Use During Pregnancy There have been a lot of headlines in the newspapers and television news segments discussing the link between Tylenol use in pregnancy and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children. Just as another recent association study released earlier this year involving induction of labor and autism, this study has led to [...]