As a double board-certified OB/GYN and Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist, Dr. Shannon M. Clark is a leading expert on pregnancy and the risks and complications associated with fertility and childbirth. As a woman who has herself experienced pregnancy in her 40s, she also has a unique perspective on childbearing later in life. For these reasons, Dr. Clark is a sought-after author and consultant for media outlets working on stories detailing the trials and triumphs of men and women working to conceive, birth, and raise happy, healthy children.

“Dear Nurse” | Author

May 2017


Online article, The Huffington Post

“High risk pregnancies: Causes and Care” | Medical expert

May 2017


Podcast, Curetalks

“Should you donate your eggs?” | Medical contributor

March 2017


Online article, US News

“This New Mom Did an Amazing Photo Shoot With Her Egg Donor”. | Author

March 2017


Online article, Glamour Magazine

“Bridging the doctor-patient divide” | Medical expert

Mach 2017


Radio, RN Health Report, ABC (Australia)

“Heal thyself: meet the doctors living with the conditions they treat” | Medical contributor

February 2017


Online article, The Guardian

“Your Stay-Healthy Winter Survival Guide” | Medical contributor

February 2017


Online article, Fit Pregnancy

“Is It Dangerous To Practice Yoga While You’re On Your Period?” | Medical contributor

January 2017


Online article, Mind Body Green

“No One Will Know You Skipped Your Post-Workout Shower With These 4 Tips” | Medical contributor

January 2017


Online article, Mind Body Green

“An open letter to my babies on my first day back to work” | Author

January 2017


Online article, The Huffington Post

“Exercise & Yeast Infections: Everything You Need To Know, According To An OB/GYN” | Medical contributor

December 2016


Online article, Mind Body Green

“15 Things Ob/Gyns Want Pregnant Women to Know” | Medical contributor

December 2016


Online article, Healthgrades

“What Should You Wear Under Your Yoga Pants? An OB/GYN Explains” | Medical contributor

December 2016


Online article, Mind Body Green

“Kim Kardashian is looking into a surrogate for baby #3—But what does that mean?” | Medical contributor

November 2016


Online article, Women's Health Magazine

“Janet Jackson pregnancy: Is it safe at 50?” | Medical contributor

October 2016


Online article, USA Today

“What really happens to a woman’s body before, during, and after pushing out a baby” | Medical contributor

September 2016


Online article, Fusion.net

“Why I Fought to Have a VBAC: One Mom’s Story” | Medical contributor

September 2016


Online article, Parents Magazine

“My first lesson as an expectant mother made me a better physician” | Author

September 2016


Online article, The Huffington Post

“I’m An OB-GYN. Here’s Why I Turned To Acupuncture When I Wanted To Get Pregnant” | Author

September 2016


Online article, Mind Body Green

“Braided Cervical Cerclage May Raise the Risk for Preterm Birth” | Medical contributor

August 2016


Online article, Medscape

“The Biggest Lies I Told Myself (About My Future Fertility).” | Author

July 2016


Online article, The Huffington Post

“The Terrifying Reason All Pregnant Women Should Get Tested for STIs” | Medical contributor

July 2016


Online article, Glamour Magazine

“These Are The Pregnancy Pains You Shouldn’t Ignore.” | Medical contributor

July 2016


Online article, Self Magazine

“An Ob/Gyn Shares Her Journey From Infertility, To An Egg Donor, To Twins.” | Author

July 2016


Online article, Self Magazine

“Pregnancy after 40” | Medical expert panelist

June 2016


The Stream, Al Jazeera

“Is the secret to getting pregnant in your genes?” | Medical contributor

May 2016


Online article, Glamour Magazine

“Planning a pregnancy? Here’s what you need to know about Zika virus.” | Medical contributor

April 2016


Online article, Motherly

“What Every Woman Should Know About Pregnancy After Age 35.” | Author

April 2016


Online article, Mind Body Green

“The Business of Delayed Child-Bearing in the Career Woman.”

April 2016


Online article, The Huffington Post

“Black Women Turn to Internet to Battle Mystifying Illness.” | Author

April 2016


Online article, Ebony Magazine

“40 Isn’t the New 30 When it Comes to Your Ovaries.” | Author

April 2016


Online article, The Huffington Post

“Pregnancy Facts: Post Delivery Changes Women Should Expect.” | Medical contributor

March 2016


Online article, Parent Herald

“Inducing labor late in pregnancy doesn’t increase c-section risk.” | Medical contributor

March 2016


Online article, STAT News

“6 Post-Delivery Body Surprises to Expect.” | Medical contributor

March 2016


Online article, Parents Magazine

“9 things every woman must know about her fertility.” | Medical contributor

February 2016


Online article, Health Magazine

“I’m a high-risk-pregnancy expert. So why didn’t I worry about my own fertility?” | Author

February 2016


Online article: The Washington Post

“Is Having A Baby Over 35 As Risky As We Thought?” | Medical contributor

February 2016


Online article: Self Magazine

“We were wondering. . . ‘How long will it take me to get pregnant?’’ | Medical contributor

February 2016


Online article: Motherly

“Ovulation Symptoms: 7 Signs Of Ovulation” | Medical contributor

January 2016


Online article: The Bump

“A Motherly guide to: Getting in shape before you get pregnant” | Medical contributor

January 2016


Online article: Motherly

“The average new mom is older than ever” | Medical contributor

January 2016


Online article: Stat News

“Green tea danger?” | Medical contributor

January 2016


Online article, Bottom Line Health

“I have infertility. Here’s what I wish my pregnant friends knew” | Author

January 2016


Online article, Mind Body Green

“Everything You Need To Know About Having Sex With PCOS” | Medical contributor

January 2016


Online article: Refinery 29

“Learning about nausea and vomiting of pregnancy” | Medical expert

December 2015


Healthy Body Healthy Mind, Information Television Network

“Birth control after baby: what’s best for you?” | Medical contributor

December 2015


Online article: Motherly

“Your biggest baby-making sex questions answered” | Medical contributor

December 2015


Online article: Motherly

“Come on, baby! Evidenced-based ways to safely induce labor” | Medical contributor

December 2015


Online article: Motherly

“What I Wish Every Couple Knew Before Starting IVF: An OB/GYN Gets Real” | Author

November 2015


Online article: Mind Body Green

“I’m An OB/GYN Struggling With Infertility. Here’s Why I’m Finally Breaking My Silence” | Author

October 2015


Online article: Mind Body Green

“I’m An OB/GYN. But I Didn’t Understand Why Early Miscarriages Were So Devastating — Until It Happened To Me” | Author

October 2015


Online article: Mind Body Green

“Is Baby Fever Real?” | Medical contributor

September 2015


Online article: US News and World Report Health

“12 Little-Known Things That Happen to Your Body After Giving Birth” | Medical contributor

August 2015


Online article: US News and World Report Health

“16 Health Screenings All Women Need” | Medical contributor

July 2014


Online article: US News and World Report Health

“Pregnancy effects of inflammatory bowel disease may vary” | Medical contributor

April 2014


Online article: Reuters Health

“Pregnant Cross-Trainer Sparks Online Controversy” | Medical contributor

September 2013


Radio interview with am 740 KTRH NewsRadio

“High Intensity Exercise While Pregnant?” | Medical contributor

September 2013


Online article: Fit Pregnancy

“Kate Middleton Reportedly Considering Little-Known Birthing Method” | Medical contributor

July 2013


Online article: Fox News Magazine

“Tips to Ease Morning Sickness” | Medical contributor

July 2013


Online article: Today’s Parent USA

“Tips for Managing Morning Sickness from Dr. Shannon Clark” | Medical contributor

July 2013


Online article: The Mommyhood Chronicles

“Some Advice for Women about Morning Sickness”   | Medical contributor

June 2013


Online article: EmpowHer

“OB/Gyn Dr. Shannon Clark Talks Morning Sickness Symptoms and Treatment Options” | Medical contributor

June 2013  


Online article: Candace Rose

 “A Visit with Dr. Shannon Clark”  | Medical contributor

April 2013


Online article: GuidryNews.com

“Kate Middleton’s Rare Pregnancy Condition Explained by Experts” | Medical contributor

December 2012


Online article: Fox News Latino

“(No) Sex with a Bump” | Medical contributor

August-September 2011


Fit Pregnancy

“The End is Near” | Medical contributor

May 2011


Muscle and Performance Magazine

“Working the Baby Bump” | Medical contributor

April 2011


Muscle and Performance Magazine