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Come to Our Charity Softball Game

Posted on: 07/30/18

Feel like helping people? We have a charity softball game with Southtowns Radiology coming up on Sunday, September 9th at 10am. The game is located in Sunshine Park in West Seneca. Come out and give some support to people who need it! Tickets are only $1, and all proceeds benefit Making Strides Against Breast Cancer! […]


What Can Your Donated Blood, Organs and Placenta Do?

Posted on: 07/12/18

We’re going to be honest with you – blood is a big deal. So, with our Blood Drive coming up on July 18th, we’d love to give you an idea of what your blood can do when you donate it. While we’re at it, let’s do the same for organ and placenta donations, too. Let’s […]


The Most Effective Birth Control and Ways to Prevent HIV

Posted on: 06/28/18

In observation of National HIV Testing Day (on the 27th), we wanted to write about the signs of HIV and prevention. We’ll also be covering methods of contraception in this post. If you’re interested in learning more about contraception and HIV/AIDS, contact your OBGYN! Signs and Prevention of HIV/AIDS HIV, or the Human Immunodeficiency Virus, […]


6 Workouts for Pregnant Women (and Why/How You Should Do Them)

Posted on: 05/10/18

We know that the last thing on your mind when pregnant is working out. Pregnancy can make it harder to be active, but there are a lot of benefits to it! Don’t worry, like exercising in general, keeping active is a lot easier than getting active while pregnant. So, let’s get right into it with […]


What to Expect in the Second Trimester

Posted on: 09/4/17

The second trimester (weeks 14 to 27) is a time of rapid change for both Mom and baby. It is also a welcome relief from many of the symptoms of early pregnancy, and for most women, this is the part of the pregnancy where they feel best. Changes to Your Body Over the course of […]


Women’s Health is Such an Important Topic

Posted on: 08/31/17

Best and Worst Ways to Cope With Stress How to Optimize Your Home for Healthy, Stress-free Living New Mom’s Survival Guide Overcoming The Loss Of A Child Without Drugs Or Alcohol — A Parent’s Guide Signs of Abuse and Abusive Relationships Emotional Coping and Divorce Early Warning Signs of Dementia & Alzheimer’s Common Health Problems […]


What to Expect in the First Three Months

Posted on: 07/31/17

Just imagine. By the end of the first trimester, your baby will have arms, legs, fingers, feet, and toes and will be about 3-4 inches long! While you may be prepared for some of the changes in your body, there are others you may not be expecting. If you know what to expect, the changes […]


The Five Most Supportive Actions Expectant Fathers Can Take

Posted on: 07/10/17

Pregnancy is an exciting, dynamic, and exhausting time for expectant mothers! Even the most stable, sensible mother-to-be is subject to hormonal fluctuations that may take her and the expectant father by surprise. Dad, your wife needs you now like never before—here are five ways you can be her knight in shining armor: Listen—New moms have […]


5 Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy

Posted on: 06/8/17

Pregnancy is an amazing adventure that can sometimes make you feel unstoppable and other times wear you out. Ups and downs are a normal part of any pregnancy and while they should be discussed with your OB are usually quite normal. To stay on track and ensure that your pregnancy is both healthy for you […]


Welcoming New Arrivals at OB/GYN Associates of WNY

Posted on: 05/17/17

OB/GYN Associates of WNY (OGA) has made a great deal of changes this past year. They have added numerous new providers, new services and even a new office location. Dr. Alan Bolnick has joined his brother, Dr. Jay Bolnick, at the practice. Both doctors are board certified in Maternal Fetal Medicine and Reproductive Endocrinology. Together […]