Leaking urine (also known as urinary incontinence) can affect a person's daily routine and social activities but treatment options including surgery for hard-to-treat cases are available. Read on to learn more.
Pregnancy can feel almost overwhelming with so much to learn while also dealing with the physical and emotional changes that accompany it. Read on to learn tips about important things you should know as you navigate this new journey.
High blood pressure can be dangerous for both the mother-to-be and baby. Some women experience no symptoms, so it is important to have regular checkups with a healthcare professional to monitor your numbers. Read on to learn more.
Midwives on their own or as part of a bigger healthcare team can help women with everything from prenatal exams to practical knowledge about labor and delivery and caring for a newborn. Read on to learn more about the benefits of using a midwife.
Each trimester of pregnancy has its own challenges. With the third trimester of pregnancy often comes issues such as fatigue, discomfort, heartburn, and more. Read on to learn what to expect and how to address these challenges.
From cracked, sore nipples to a baby that won't latch, many women struggle at the beginning with breastfeeding. A lactation counselor can provide tips and help make sure the baby is gaining weight properly. Read on to learn more.
A hormone imbalance — particularly involving low estrogen and progesterone — can cause a number of physical, mental, and emotional changes. Read on to learn more and possible ways to treat it, including with birth control.
Urinary incontinence is a common problem that can have a big impact on your life. A variety of treatments are available, including incontinence surgery when other options have failed. Read on to learn who is a good candidate for this procedure.
Endometriosis can cause extreme pain, heavy periods, and more. Getting a diagnosis and treatment plan in place is important to relieve symptoms and help preserve fertility. Learn more and take control of endometriosis.
Women have many good options when it comes to birth control. One of these is the popular birth control patch. Could it be right for you? Read on to learn how it works, its benefits, success rate, and more.
For women seeking a more natural birthing experience, midwives can play an important role. Read on to learn how these medical professionals can help during pregnancy, labor, delivery, and the postpartum period.
Incontinence can be an embarrassing problem. Urinary accidents and the fear of them can have a significant social and emotional impact. Read on to learn more about urinary incontinence and treatment options including surgery.
Hormonal imbalances can affect men and women, causing everything from problems in the bedroom to hot flashes and trouble concentrating. Read on to learn more about the importance of hormones and possible treatment options when something goes awry.
There are a wide range of options when it comes to contraception. Read on to learn more about the choices available, their effectiveness, and the things you should consider as you make this important decision.
Do you understand the importance of pregnancy care? Receiving regular prenatal care plays a crucial role in having a healthy baby. Read on to learn more about what appointments entail and why they are so important.
Getting proper prenatal health care at regularly designated intervals is one of the best actions you can take for a healthy pregnancy and baby. Read on for more about what these appointments may include and how often they should be scheduled.
A midwife can be a special member of your birth team guiding you through pregnancy, labor, delivery, and the postpartum period. Ever wondered if you should choose a midwife for your pregnancy and delivery?
Embarrassing urine leaks and running to the bathroom can wreak havoc on your life. Fortunately, treatments are available for urinary incontinence, including minimally invasive surgery. Read on to learn more.
Hormone imbalances and changes from aging can cause a wide range of issues from mental or emotional challenges to problems in the bedroom. Read on to learn how hormone replacement therapy can help you get a better life.
Ultrasounds serve many purposes during pregnancy, from confirming gestational age and proper growth to screening for birth defects. While this important tool is prevalent today, that hasn't always been the case. Read on to learn more.
Hormonal birth control offers both a number of benefits and a wide range of options to fit all kinds of needs and lifestyles. Could it be for you? Here is your definitive guide to hormonal birth control.
Pregnancy is a special time of anticipation and joy, but it can also feel overwhelming. Midwives can help you navigate the whole process from prenatal visits through labor, delivery, and postpartum care. Read on to learn more.
Discomfort is common during the different stages of pregnancy. Add in challenges of the winter months and it might seem a little overwhelming. Fortunately, there are things you can do to make the situation easier.
Preeclampsia is a serious pregnancy issue that can put both mom-to-be and baby at risk for complications or death. Some women experience symptoms but others do not, which makes prenatal visits so important. Read on to learn more.
As people age, they may think new symptoms are just a part of growing older; but certain problems could indicate a hormone imbalance that can be remedied. Read on to learn the signs of a hormone imbalance and how to get help.
Urinary incontinence can wreak havoc on your work and social life. Conservative treatments are effective for some people; but if you've tried them and had no improvement, it may be time to consider incontinence surgery. Read on to learn more.
After months at home avoiding COVID-19, it's natural to be unsure about what to do if you're suffering from gynecological issues, need care, or are pregnant. Read on to learn more about how to handle this unprecedented time and how we can help.
Is your day dominated by trips rushing to the bathroom or trying your best not to cough, sneeze, or laugh to avoid an embarrassing accident? If so, you may have urinary incontinence. Read on to learn about the different types and treatments.
From IUDs and hormonal options to barrier methods and sterilization, there are a wide variety of birth control choices out there. Each has pros and cons and may not be right for everyone. Read on to learn more.
Are you suffering from mental health issues, challenges in the bedroom, or other symptoms that you haven't experienced before, like hot flashes? You may think it's a natural part of aging, but it could be a hormonal imbalance. Read on to learn more.
Are you pregnant and want to ensure the healthiest start possible for your baby? Prenatal exams are a key component to monitoring your health, tracking your baby's growth, and learning everything you need to know about diet, vitamins, and more.
Are you plagued by low sex drive or other issues in the bedroom? Or maybe you're having trouble concentrating? Whether you're a woman or a man, a hormonal imbalance could be to blame. BioTE® Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy may help.
Is there anything more thrilling than learning you’re pregnant? You can’t wait to tell your family and friends, yet you have lots of questions. Choosing an OB/GYN with whom you can trust and feel comfortable should be your top priority.
Occasional heavy bleeding and cramping during menstrual cycles is normal, but when these become excessive, beyond your usual patterns, it could be a problem that requires treatment. Endometrial ablation may be the right choice for you.