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Incontinence Surgery Recovery: What to Expect

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.
Nov 10th, 2022

Prenatal Care Tips No One Ever Told You

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.
Oct 12th, 2022

Is a Midwife Right for You?

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.
Aug 4th, 2022

Tips to Make It Through the Third Trimester

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.
Jul 1st, 2022

What to Expect from Lactation Counseling

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.
Jun 1st, 2022

Hormone Imbalance: Can Birth Control Help?

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.
May 1st, 2022

3 Signs You're a Good Candidate for Incontinence Surgery

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.
Apr 4th, 2022

How Does Endometriosis Affect Periods?

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.
Mar 15th, 2022

5 Causes of Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding

Abnormal bleeding can be caused by a wide range of issues from hormonal changes, pregnancy, and fibroids to other seemingly unrelated health conditions. Read on to learn more.
Feb 1st, 2022

How Effective Is the Birth Control Patch?

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.
Jan 1st, 2022

When to Consider a Midwife Through Your Pregnancy

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.
Dec 1st, 2021

Can Surgery Help My Incontinence?

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.
Nov 7th, 2021

Help for Balancing Your Hormones

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.
Oct 13th, 2021

Understanding Your Contraception Options

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.
Sep 8th, 2021

What to Expect During an Ultrasound

Ultrasounds can serve several purposes from learning more about a pregnancy and unborn baby to helping diagnose a gynecological issue. Read on to learn about what to expect during this important exam.
Aug 17th, 2021

The Importance of Pregnancy Care

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.
Jul 19th, 2021

What's Your Ideal Prenatal Schedule?

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.
Jun 28th, 2021

The Many Benefits of Having a Midwife by Your Side

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?
May 24th, 2021

Say Goodbye to Incontinence, Once and for All

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.
Apr 21st, 2021

5 Benefits of Hormone Replacement Therapy

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.
Mar 21st, 2021

How Ultrasounds Have Changed Over the Years

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.
Feb 16th, 2021

Busting These 5 Myths About Midwives

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.
Dec 9th, 2020

Tips for Surviving Your Winter Pregnancy

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.
Nov 5th, 2020

What is Preeclampsia?

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.
Oct 1st, 2020

4 Symptoms of Hormone Imbalance

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.
Sep 3rd, 2020

What to Expect From Incontinence Surgery

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.
Aug 2nd, 2020

Gynecology and COVID19: What You Should Know

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.
Jul 2nd, 2020

Which Type of Incontinence Do I Have?

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.
Jun 9th, 2020

Which Type of Birth Control is Best for Me?

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.
May 1st, 2020

Solve These 3 Health Problems by Balancing Your Hormones

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.
Apr 15th, 2020

How Your Obstetrician Can Help You with Prenatal Care

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.
Mar 5th, 2020

Pregnant for the First Time? Here’s What You Should Know

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.
Jan 1st, 2020

What Is Endometrial Ablation and Why Would I Need It?

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.
Dec 18th, 2019