Monthly Archives: December 2018

source: Wikipedia

Zika Virus (Rebirthed)



source: Wikipedia
source: Wikipedia

[This is a previously released episode. Enjoy!]

The Zika virus caused quite the stir in the news a couple years ago.  It made few people feel sick…but its effects on developing fetuses was horrifying, causing multiple, profound birth defects.  It has receded from the news since then, but it’s effects are still being felt, especially in warmer  climates…including Corbin’s current home, Texas.  So what are the effects of Zika?  How is it prevented? Are there treatments available for its effects? And what do doctors do to support those affected?

E-mail: thevagibondspodcast@gmail.com

Twitter: @thevagibonds

Instagram: @thevagibondspod

Facebook: The Vagibonds Podcast


Breech Birth



https://www.flickr.com/photos/bengibbs/

Dr. Corbin takes us on a journey into breech birth, something many are familiar with because of the condition’s associate with c-sections (stay tuned for a future show on that).  The term, of course, refers to the fact that the baby is improperly positioned in the uterus at or close to the time of birth.  We’ll talk about what kinds of breech positions there are, how obstetricians deal with them, and the potential complications of a breech delivery.

E-mail: thevagibondspodcast@gmail.com

Twitter: @thevagibonds

Instagram: @thevagibondspod

Facebook: The Vagibonds Podcast