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The Many Benefits of Pelvic Floor Exercises

Properly exercising your pelvic floor can have a positive impact on many aspects of your health. Read on to explore the benefits and learn about easy-to-do, targeted exercises for your pelvic floor muscles.

Aug 1st, 2022
How Does Age Affect Fertility?

Like many aspects of your health, going up in years impacts your fertility. If you have your sights set on having a baby in the coming years, understanding the role age plays can help.

Jul 1st, 2022
How to Make Your Mammogram More Comfortable

Sometimes, things that are good for us are a bit unpleasant, but the benefits outweigh the discomfort — and mammograms are a perfect example. Find out how you can get through yours with ease.

Jun 1st, 2022
What No One Told You About Preeclampsia

Pregnancy is an exciting time for any woman. But it can also be overwhelming. That’s why you need a team of specialists on your side to give you the truth about not only the good, but the bad and the ugly, too — like preeclampsia.

May 1st, 2022
5 STD Facts Every Woman Should Know

At some point in their lives, nearly all people will be infected with an STD. Get the facts about STDs and learn how undetected and untreated STDs can have a major impact on your health and wellness.

Apr 1st, 2022
What That Persistent Vaginal Itching May Mean

Being a woman is great, but it does come with some unique problems — like vaginal itching. It could be a simple skin irritation, or it may indicate a serious condition. Find out about the potential causes of an itchy vagina here.

Mar 6th, 2022
5 Telltale Symptoms of Endometriosis

Endometriosis can cause heavy and painful periods, as well as other uncomfortable symptoms. This relatively common condition can lead to complications, including infertility. Read on to learn more about this condition.

Feb 1st, 2022
Is Leaking Urine When You Laugh or Exercise Normal?

If you leak urine when you laugh, it’s no laughing matter. Fortunately, you can go back to laughing, or coughing or sneezing, without fear of urine leaks. Learn what causes urinary incontinence and how to treat it.

Jan 1st, 2022
Recognizing the Signs of Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Pelvic organ prolapse is fairly common, occurring in about one-third of all female patients. This painful condition occurs when pelvic organs drop and extend into or outside the vagina. Read on for more information, including treatment options.

Aug 8th, 2021
What Is Unexplained Infertility and What Are My Options?

Learning that your fertility problem has no known cause can be discouraging, but there’s still reason to be hopeful. Read on to find out about unexplained infertility and the empirical treatment approach that can help you move forward.

Jul 4th, 2021
Myths and Facts About Female Sterilization

Female sterilization, sometimes called tubal ligation, provides permanent birth control, but is it right for you? Unfortunately, there are a lot of rumors surrounding this procedure. In this blog, we debunk the top five myths.

Jun 13th, 2021
The Link Between Early Menopause and Osteoarthritis

You’ve been warned about hot flashes, night sweats, and mood changes, but what about the ways early menopause can affect your bones and joints? Take a closer look at how menopause can lead to osteoarthritis.

May 4th, 2021
Most Common Risk Factors Associated With Fibroids

Fibroids can cause a lot of uncomfortable symptoms, and sometimes, they can even interfere with pregnancy. Depending on your risk factors, you might be able to reduce your symptoms on your own. Here's what you need to know.

Mar 26th, 2021
Who Needs an Ultrasound?

Ultrasounds and pregnancy go hand-in-hand, but the benefits and uses of ultrasound extend beyond pregnancy. Read on to learn who can benefit from ultrasound technology and when you might need this diagnostic scan.

Feb 9th, 2021
How Menopause Symptoms Are Treated

While some women sail through menopause with ease, most experience symptoms that range from a minor nuisance to life-altering. Here’s a look at how we can help smooth this inevitable transition.

Jan 13th, 2021
Which Type of Birth Control Is Right for You?

Struggling to choose a type of birth control? Allow our providers to explain the pros and cons of the five main types of birth control — knowing all of your options is the first step to finding the best birth control for you.

Dec 1st, 2020
My Pap Smear is Abnormal — Now What?

A Pap smear is an important test for women’s health that your OB/GYN often recommends. If your results aren’t normal, you’re likely to be concerned. Learn more about Pap smears and what your abnormal results could indicate about your health.

Nov 9th, 2020
The Many Uses of Birth Control

Short-term hormonal birth control is one of the most popular methods for preventing pregnancy. But did you know that birth control can do a host of other things for you?

Oct 7th, 2020
How a Pap Smear Can Save Your Life

If you want to protect yourself from certain cancers, a Pap test is one of your best safeguards. Here’s how a Pap smear can save your life.

Sep 1st, 2020