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Gestational diabetes (GDM)

Gestational diabetes (GDM)

It is a form of diabetes that affect pregnant women, in the majority of cases blood glucose levels can be managed with regular monitoring and an active healthy lifestyle. New guidelines in Australia test all pregnant women at 26 weeks duration with a GTT(glucose tolerance test), it will take about […]

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Preventing premature birth

Preventing premature birth

Having a severely premature baby is significant complication – we cannot prevent all form of prematurity but there are some things that we can do. Identify risk factors Have you had previous gynaecological surgery? Malformation of the uterus Previous baby born before 34 weeks What can we do? Regular visits […]

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Pregnancy and dental health

Pregnancy and dental health

Dental infection is a very preventable cause of severe prematurity. Make sure that you and your family have at least annual dental check-ups. It is also important to brush your teeth correctly. How to brush your teeth Flossing is almost the most important part of looking after your teeth You […]

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Ways to prevent and limit infection

Ways to prevent and limit infection

Wash your hands with soap and running water, especially when you have a cold or prior to preparing a meal Use a tissue when coughing or sneezing and through it away afterwards Don’t share utensils like cups, glasses and cutlery Stay at home when you feel unwell and keep sick […]

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Exercise in pregnancy: a MUST!

Exercise in pregnancy: a MUST!

You sleep better You have more energy It reduces pregnancy discomfort Helps reduce stress Prepares you for childbirth Importantly, will help get you back into shape afterwards!

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About Us

The Canberra Fetal Assessment Centre (CFAC) is a complete and unique obstetrics and gynaecology ultrasound service. Our experienced doctors and sonographers provide an expert service specialising in maternal and fetal Medicine and women’s health.

Address

Suite 3-7
John James Medical Centre
175 Strickland Crescent
Deakin ACT 2600

Phone

(02) 6162 0582

Email

hello@cfac.com.au