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My Pap Test Results Are Abnormal: Now What?

Nothing is more alarming than hearing the word “abnormal” with test results. However, when it involves your Pap smear, it shouldn’t cause panic. If you had an abnormal Pap, here’s what you should know.
Aug 1st, 2023

Mom's Post Pregnancy Guide to Birth Control

You can get pregnant within the first few weeks after giving birth so even though birth control is the last thing you probably want to think about, it’s important. Here’s your guide to what you need to know.
Jul 1st, 2023

Why Do I Leak Urine When I Exercise?

You know that exercise is good for your mental and physical health, but urine leaks can make it uncomfortable and embarrassing. If you find that you’re avoiding exercise because you don’t want to deal with the urine leaking, this post is for you!
Jun 1st, 2023

Adjusting to Life With Menopause

Menopause is a natural part of a woman’s life, but for some women it’s disruptive. You don’t have to simply suffer through the life transition though, because with the right tools, adjusting to life with menopause is a breeze.
May 1st, 2023

Can Uterine Fibroids Stop Me from Getting Pregnant?

Whether you're getting serious about starting a family or a bundle of joy is just a twinkle in your eye, you likely have questions about your fibroids and your fertility. Here, we answer them all. Keep reading to learn more.
Apr 1st, 2023

5 Causes of Bleeding Between Periods

The reason for vaginal bleeding between periods may be as simple as too much stress in your life versus something as complex as endometriosis. Our specialist discusses bleeding between periods, what can cause it, and why you shouldn’t ignore it.
Feb 6th, 2023

Little Known Facts About Fibroids

About 70% of women have fibroids at some point during their life, and they’re the most common reason women have a hysterectomy. Despite being so common, many women don’t talk all that much about them. Click here to learn some facts about fibroids.
Jan 1st, 2023

How to Reduce Your Menopausal Night Sweats

Good sleep is essential to good health. But what do you do when you can’t get a full night of rest because you wake up drenched in sweat? We have some ideas for you.
Dec 2nd, 2022

Lifestyle Changes for Managing Urinary Incontinence

Urinary incontinence can be embarrassing, but there are many strategies that reduce leaks and accidents. Read on to explore seven tips, plus what you can do when lifestyle changes just aren’t enough.
Nov 1st, 2022

Warning Signs of an Ectopic Pregnancy

Pelvic pain and abnormal vaginal bleeding are two early warning signs of an ectopic pregnancy. This type of pregnancy is a medical emergency and requires immediate care. Read on to learn what other symptoms may mean an ectopic pregnancy.
Sep 1st, 2022

How Does Menopause Affect Sleep?

You know about the hot flashes, the night sweats, and the mood swings, but did you know menopause can also rob you of precious sleep? Here’s why.
Aug 1st, 2022

When Is Ultrasound Better Than an X-Ray?

Ultrasound and X-rays are both essential diagnostic imaging tools, but they use different technologies for different purposes. Here’s when ultrasound testing edges out X-ray imaging.
Jul 1st, 2022

The Role of Estrogen in Your Body

Estrogen plays a major role in women’s bodies, but many women only know about its effects on their menstrual cycle. In this blog, learn some of the other ways estrogen affects your body and your health.
Jun 1st, 2022

How Hormone Changes Can Lead to Urinary Incontinence

If you’re a man dealing with incontinence (a lack of bladder control), your problems may be hormonal in origin. Learn more about how your hormones affect your bladder and what you can do to get relief.
May 1st, 2022

5 Factors That Put You At Greater Risk For Fibroids

Uterine fibroids can have no symptoms at all, or they can become particularly bothersome, interfering with your life and causing you pain. Find out if you’re at risk for developing fibroids and what you can do about it.
Apr 1st, 2022

Help! Intercourse is Painful

Sex is supposed to be enjoyable for both parties, but many women feel ashamed that intercourse is painful for them. Luckily, there are solutions.
Mar 1st, 2022

Why You Should Never Ignore Abnormal Bleeding

Abnormal bleeding is, well, abnormal. Though it’s usually due to something temporary rather than a scary underlying condition, it’s always a good idea to see your doctor when you have abnormal bleeding. Here’s why.
Feb 1st, 2022

Who Needs a Transvaginal Ultrasound?

Doctors use a number of tools and tests to determine the best course of action to protect your health. If you’ve been experiencing reproductive health issues, we may be able to assist with the power of a transvaginal ultrasound.
Jan 3rd, 2022

Which Type of Urinary Incontinence Do I Have?

If you’re tired of the frustration and embarrassment of urinary incontinence, the first step to getting the help you need is figuring out which type of incontinence you have. Keep reading to find out.
Dec 5th, 2021

The Advantages of Ultrasound Imaging

From finding out the sex of your baby to discovering issues early so we can administer life-saving treatments, ultrasound is an essential technology for women’s health. Here’s what it can do for you.
Nov 1st, 2021

Why Do I Need Prenatal Care?

Whether you have a normal or high-risk pregnancy, prenatal care can help ensure that both you and your baby have the best possible pregnancy and birth experience. Find out what’s involved in routine prenatal care and how it can make a difference.
Oct 4th, 2021

Is There Help for My Menopause Symptoms?

Menopause is a natural transition away from a woman’s childbearing years, but that doesn’t mean it’s always comfortable. Learn more about how you can get help with your menopause symptoms.
Sep 13th, 2021

The Importance of a Well-Woman Exam

Getting a well-woman exam is more than just a routine nuisance to fit into your schedule. Keep reading to learn about the many reasons you should get a regular well-woman exam.
Aug 10th, 2021

Suffering from Urinary Incontinence? Here’s Help.

Urinary incontinence is an extremely common problem among women, especially for those who have had kids. Incontinence, if not treated, can be disruptive and embarrassing. Learn more about the available treatments.
Jul 25th, 2021

How Are Fibroids Diagnosed and Treated?

Uterine fibroids are non-cancerous growths that can cause heavier periods and pelvic pressure or pain. Learn more about the risk factors as well as how fibroids are diagnosed and treated.
Jun 30th, 2021

Why You Shouldn’t Skip Your Well-Woman Exam

Your life is busy, and you may not feel like you have time to take care of your health. However, your well-woman exam is an important part of taking care of yourself that you shouldn’t skip.
May 27th, 2021

Choosing the Right Birth Control for You

Whether this is your first time choosing birth control or you’ve been down this road before, the vast range of choices is overwhelming. Use the key concerns in this blog to guide your decision and help you choose the one that’s best for you.
Apr 12th, 2021