Pregnancy is the topic Nov. 21 on On Call

Pregnancy is the topic Nov. 21 on On Call Pregnancy is the topic Nov. 21 on On Call.

"Pregnancy can be a wonderfully rewarding time in a woman's life. But it can also bring many changes. That's why we'll be answering patients' questions on anything from fertility to the birth process," said On Call producer and host Lindsey Meyers. "We'll talk to one patient about her experiences during pregnancy. We'll also explain the benefits of folic acid. And we'll give tips for helping with the nausea of morning sickness."

The program is broadcast at 4:30 p.m. on South Dakota Public Broadcasting � Television.

Meyers and On Call medical editor Dr. Rick Holm explore the issues with guest Dr. Ingrid Chamales from the Avera Brookings Medical Clinic.

On Call is a weekly program about medicine on South Dakota Public Broadcasting � Television. The South Dakota Cooperative Extension Service produces the program.

On Call is the only medical program endorsed by the South Dakota State Medical Association and the South Dakota Department of Health. It is made possible by major underwriter support from Sioux Valley Clinic and Avera Health. Additional sponsors include The South Dakota Foundation for Medical Care, GlaxoSmithKline, Dakotacare, Brookings Hospital, Rapid City Regional Hospital, Swiftel Communications and Friends of SDPB.

The Nov. 28 show will continue this series with a discussion on parenting newborns. Viewers can call 1-888-DrOnCall (1-888-376-6225) with questions for the program any time of day. Or submit questions through the On Call Web site, http://

oncall.sdstate.org/.

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