The Importance of Preconception Planning

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Saddleback Medical Center
Heidi M. Cough, MD
Featured speaker:

Heidi M. Cough, MD

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Dr. Heidi Cough completed her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at the University of California, Irvine, where she served as Administrative Chief Resident in her final year. Dr. Cough received her medical degree from the University of California, Irvine and her undergraduate degree in chemistry at Yale University.

Podcast Summary

What you do before pregnancy is just as important as what you do during pregnancy.

To prepare for the best pregnancy possible, preconception planning is essential and may reduce the risk of adverse outcomes such as birth defects, miscarriage or preterm delivery.