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How to Prepare for Labor and Delivery

How to Prepare for Labor and Delivery

Ready or not? Take some simple steps to prepare yourself for childbirth. Readying the nursery and reading about infant care can help prepare you for your baby's arrival, but there are also some things you can do to help prepare …

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Do I Have Hurried Woman Syndrome?

Do I Have Hurried Woman Syndrome?

Being busy and stressed can take a serious toll on your health. Have you heard of Hurried Woman Syndrome? Maybe you know it has something to do with being busy and under stress, but you've been, well, too busy to find out …

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Treatment Options for Endometriosis

Treatment Options for Endometriosis

The best treatment for endometriosis depends on your specific circumstances. Endometriosis can be painful and even cause complications including infertility, however there are treatment options. The best course of treatment depends on your specific circumstances. In honor of March, National Endometriosis Awareness Month, …

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The Benefits of a Level III NICU

The Benefits of a Level III NICU

If your newborn needs extra care, a level III NICU offers a bounty of benefits. The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, or NICU, provides extra care to babies born prematurely or with special health concerns. According to the March of Dimes, between 10 …

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Top Reasons to Get a Mammogram

Top Reasons to Get a Mammogram

Learn why you should schedule a mammogram to screen for breast cancer. Have you been putting off your mammogram appointment? It may seem like one more chore that’s easy to ignore, but you should consider scheduling one sooner than later. …

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Get a Glimpse Inside Our Remodeled Women’s Center

Get a Glimpse Inside Our Remodeled Women’s Center

We are excited to share with you the details of our Women's Center Remodel here at Medical Center of McKinney! The $5.6 remodel includes several enhancements to provide you with the latest technology, support and comfort during your labor and …

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Folic Acid & Your Pregnancy

Folic Acid & Your Pregnancy

When you’re pregnant, your doctor will advise you to make several important lifestyle changes to help you have a healthy, happy pregnancy. You should stay active, avoid problematic foods and take a good vitamin supplement before and during your pregnancy. …

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What is the Texas Ten Step Program?

What is the Texas Ten Step Program?

Attention new mothers and mothers-to-be! Did you know that the Medical Center of McKinney is designated as a Texas Ten Step facility? This elite program recognizes outstanding breastfeeding education and training for all facility staff, and requires specific steps to …

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Eating for Two: Healthy Eating During Pregnancy

Eating for Two: Healthy Eating During Pregnancy

Getting adequate nutrition during pregnancy is important for mom and baby. A pregnant woman should get about 300 more calories per day than pre-pregnancy, and there are some other things she should take into consideration as well. Here are some …

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