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Nicole Gleyzer, DO, MS

Nicole Gleyzer, DO, MS

Nicole Gleyzer, DO, MS

Dr. Nicole Gleyzer is a board-certified family physician who specializes in the care of patients over a lifetime, including obstetrics, newborn care, and pediatrics.

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Care New England Names New Women & Infants President

Care New England Health System today named Matt Quin, of Foxborough, MA, its new president and chief operating officer of Women & Infants Hospital, in Providence, RI. Quin has served in the interim role of COO since April and previously served as senior vice president of patient care services and chief nursing officer here since 2015. Matt first arrived at Women & Infants in 2013 where he held the role of vice president of operations, patient care services. Details

Dr. Erika Werner and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Receive Two Prestigious Grants

Erika Werner, MD, MS, division and fellowship director of the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, and associate professor of epidemiology at The Brown University School of Public Health, in connection with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Women & Infants Hospital, was recently awarded a grant from the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive, and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) last week. Details

Survey Finds One in Three Breast Cancer Patients Report Being Unaware of Surgical Options to Reduce Scar Visibility

The majority of women who underwent lumpectomy or mastectomy surgeries for breast cancer report that the scars from those surgeries negatively affect their daily lives. Yet one-third of patients said that their physician did not tell them about surgical options that minimize scarring, according to a report published recently by the journal BMC Cancer. Details

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A Natural Birthing Experience

As Tammy and her husband Jason prepared for the birth of their new baby, they knew a low intervention, natural birthing experience is what they wanted.

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How to Relieve Pregnancy-Related Back Pain

Pregnancy is usually a joyous time but as the baby grows, it can put added strain on parts of a woman’s body, especially the lower back.

Exercise and Pregnancy

Moving For Two: Exercise During Pregnancy

Exercise is recognized as healthy at any stage of your life and pregnancy should not interfere with this in most cases.

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Diabetes in Pregnancy: More Common Than You Think

Sugar and spice may be nice for baby girls, but extra sugar in the bloodstream during pregnancy signals a condition that requires special medical attention.