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Mammograms: What Does It Mean to Have Dense Breasts?

Regular mammograms are the best way to find signs of breast cancer early. But what if your report says you have dense breast tissue? Keep reading to learn more about what dense breasts mean for your health.
Nov 15th, 2022

5 Benefits of Non-Hormonal Birth Control Methods

Looking for a birth control method is exhausting, especially with the available options. Non-hormonal birth control is on the rise, with several advantages for your health. Here’s a look at the benefits of non-hormonal birth control methods.
Oct 12th, 2022

Encouraging Facts About Your Abnormal Pap Smear

If you get a phone call that Pap smear results are abnormal, you may be terrified. But an abnormal Pap test isn’t always a cause for immediate concern. Here are a few encouraging facts about your test.
Sep 15th, 2022

How Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Affects Your Periods

When your periods are abnormal and you’re suffering from pelvic pain, you could have pelvic inflammatory disease. If you have PID, more than just your period is affected. Keep reading to learn about PID and when to get treatment.
Aug 11th, 2022

How To Exercise Safely During Your Third Trimester

When you’re nearing the end of your pregnancy, staying healthy is especially important. But can you still exercise during the last trimester? Keep reading to learn how to safely stay fit in the last few months of your pregnancy.
Jul 11th, 2022

5 Effective Ways To Boost or Preserve Your Fertility

Your fertility is important when you want to start or grow your family. But fertility declines with age, and other factors could be hurting your chances of conceiving. Keep reading to learn how you can naturally boost your fertility.
May 4th, 2022

What To Do About Menopausal Hot Flashes

When menopause hits, some of the symptoms are unbearable. Hot flashes are one of the most uncomfortable of these symptoms. Keep reading to learn what you can do to tame your hot flashes during menopause.
Apr 11th, 2022

How Does Diabetes Impact Pregnancy?

Diabetes affects many people, including women who are pregnant. If you’re thinking of getting pregnant, learn the risks of diabetes to keep yourself and your developing baby healthy.
Mar 8th, 2022

5 Benefits of Appropriate Prenatal Care

Keeping your baby healthy during your pregnancy is your No. 1 priority. That’s why proper prenatal care is so important. And your health is vital as well. Read on to learn the benefits of receiving good prenatal care.
Feb 6th, 2022

When to See a Doctor About Vaginal Bleeding

While your menstrual cycle can be an inconvenience, irregular bleeding can truly be a problem. But how do you know when you should seek help? Read on to learn more about when you should get treatment for irregular vaginal bleeding.
Dec 7th, 2021

Signs You've Entered Perimenopause

Many women dread the end of their childbearing years — because it means menopause is right around the corner. However, it doesn’t happen overnight. Learn the signs of the beginnings of menopause.
Oct 8th, 2021

Four Myths About High-Risk Pregnancies

Pregnancy is supposed to be an exciting time in your life. However, if you’ve been told you have a high-risk pregnancy, it’s a scary realization. Learn more about high risk pregnancies and how to weed out the facts from the myths.
Sep 6th, 2021

Understanding When Tubal Ligation Is Preferred

With so many birth control options, how do you know which one is right for you? From pills to implants to IUDs, the choices are endless. But what if you want a permanent option? Learn when to consider a tubal ligation for birth control.
Aug 19th, 2021

How Often Should I Have a Mammogram?

Breast cancer is a problem that’s treatable when it’s found early. Self breast exams and mammograms are two of the most important tools for detecting cancer. We share more about mammograms and how often you need one.
Jul 18th, 2021

Is There a Remedy for Vaginal Dryness?

Is vaginal dryness plaguing your sex life? There are many different reasons you could have this condition, but you definitely want relief as soon as you can get it. We have treatments for vaginal dryness.
Jun 29th, 2021

What Causes Irregular Bleeding?

Irregular bleeding isn't always something to worry about — until it is. There are a lot of conditions that lead to this, some more severe than others. Learn why you're dealing with irregular bleeding.
May 23rd, 2021

Which Birth Control Method Is Best for You?

If you’ve been contemplating going on birth control or changing the type you use, the many different options can seem daunting. How do you know which contraceptive is right for you? Learn more about the different types and how to pick one.
Apr 14th, 2021

Is Irregular Bleeding Ever Normal?

Monthly bleeding is normal during a large portion of a woman’s life, but what happens when you bleed outside of your normal cycle? Irregular bleeding is usually a concern, and we have treatment that can help.
Mar 16th, 2021

Why Prenatal Care Is So Important to a Healthy Pregnancy

Pregnancy is an exciting time, but can also be overwhelming. You probably have a million questions. This is where your prenatal appointments come in. Dr. Roberts shares more about these appointments and why they’re so important.
Jan 6th, 2021

Tips for Navigating a Winter Pregnancy

Pregnancy is an exciting time in any woman's life. If you find yourself expecting during the winter, there are certain obstacles you'll encounter. We share tips on how to have a successful winter pregnancy and avoid bumps in the road.
Dec 9th, 2020

Everything You Need to Know About Endometriosis

If painful periods and heavy bleeding are plaguing your life, it may be more than just a nuisance. Endometriosis causes not only heavy periods, but also other issues, like infertility. We can help you get your symptoms under control.
Nov 9th, 2020

How to Avoid Gestational Diabetes

When you find out you're pregnant, your first thought shouldn’t be what can go wrong. Staying healthy for you and your baby is vital. Learn ways you can help prevent gestational diabetes from affecting your pregnancy.
Oct 7th, 2020

Common Causes of Infertility

When you’re ready to start a family, you want it as soon as possible. However, if you have fertility issues, having a baby may seem impossible. Find out more about infertility and what treatments may help you achieve your dream.
Sep 18th, 2020

Do My Symptoms Mean I’m in Menopause?

Hot flashes, mood swings, and fatigue are all common symptoms of menopause. If you’re experiencing any of these, you might be entering that time in your life. There are a variety of symptoms that may signal menopause is around the corner.
Aug 20th, 2020

6 Causes of Irregular Bleeding

If you’ve ever experienced bleeding outside of your normal cycle, you know it can be scary. Irregular bleeding is usually your body’s way of telling you to get checked out. We share some reasons you may have unusual bleeding.
Jul 20th, 2020

What Are My Birth Control Options?

If you're looking for ways to prevent pregnancy, the many options out there can seem overwhelming. We sort out the different types of birth control to help you find the right one for you.
Jun 25th, 2020

My Pap Smear Was Abnormal -- Now What?

When you think of a Pap smear, do you think of a cold speculum and funny stirrups? Although they aren't the most pleasant, they can help catch cervical cancer along with other issues. Find out what you can expect after an abnormal Pap.
May 27th, 2020

When Should I Start Getting Mammograms?

Just hearing the words “breast cancer” can spark anxiety. But regular mammograms can help detect this horrible disease early when it’s easier to treat. Find out when you should start getting mammograms.
Feb 29th, 2020