Wellness for Women

WORLD BREASTFEEDING WEEK 1/8/2017 – 7/8/2017

Just a gentle reminder to our Mothers-to-be, this week is World Breast Feeding Week. It marks the 25th anniversary of this event. The World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) has declared this year’s theme as Sustainable Partnership and the Rule of Law. This event will be held and celebrated in most health facilities that look

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Why full bladder and ultrasound: What you need to know

Please allow me to kindly remind you to present for your ultrasound examination with a “full bladder” thanks. This is a common phrase from the receptionist whenever one books for a pregnancy or gynaecological ultrasound examination. What is the medical science behind this simple but sometimes uncomfortable request? How ultrasound machines function: Ultrasound equipment generates

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Welcome to our new website

At Specialist Ultrasound for Women Blacktown, the care of our patients is very important to us.  That care includes providing excellent patient education, so that you know what is happening at every step of the way.  In addition, we make it as easy as possible to book your scans as well as offering a full

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Think you might be having twins?

If you think you may be about to experience ‘double the trouble and twice the pleasure’ then it may be a good idea to learn more about having twins. The incidence (rate) of multiple pregnancy is rising.  Twin birth rate increased from 19 per 1000 live births in 1980 to 32 per 1000 births in

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