All You Need to Know About Endometriosis

 

While many women experience cramping before or during their menstrual cycle, some women experience severely painful pelvic pain that occurs just before menstruation. Endometriosis is the abnormal growth of endometrial tissue, similar to that which lines the uterine wall, that is located outside of the uterus. Endometriosis is a common gynecologic disorder affecting a large …

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Options for Managing Your Monthly Flow

 

Managing your monthly flow has never been easier. There are probably more options available than you know! If you are looking for a different way to manage your monthly flow, here are some of the options available to you. Pads Menstrual pads have been the most common method for managing periods for decades now. Disposable, …

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Stress And Your Cycle

 

As if this modern-day life isn’t stressful enough, adding on the impact of COVID-19 to your life may be the last thing you thought you could handle. With millions of Americans being affected by the Coronavirus and being in a state of stress from work and financial insecurity, stress is at an all-time high for …

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Life After a Hysterectomy

 

A hysterectomy is an operation done to remove a woman’s uterus. Hysterectomies are performed for different reasons, including uterine prolapse, uterine fibroids, abnormal bleeding, cancer, and other problems. A hysterectomy is never a procedure that is done electively because a hysterectomy significantly alters a woman’s life. Yet, these changes can be managed and should be …

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Are Night Sweats Ruining Your Sleep?

 

You climb into your bed to relax your mind and allow your body to recover from the day. Sleep is a vital part of life, and without proper amounts of sleep, you cannot survive. Yet, many people face times where their sleep is regularly disrupted, causing their sleep to be interrupted and day-to-day life to …

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Finding Out Your Baby’s Gender – Yes or No?

 

Learning that you are expecting is one of the greatest joys in life. Whether you are surprised by a pregnancy or have been planning for it for months or years, learning that you are pregnant is a joyous occasion for most women. The excitement of growing a new life within your body is genuinely wonderous, …

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Urinary Incontinence

 

Perhaps one of the most annoying things for women who have given birth is to experience urinary incontinence. Sneezing, coughing, or doing any type of aerobic exercise can cause urinary leakage to happen at the most inopportune times. This embarrassing occurrence is common, occurring in an estimated 17 million women in the United States. Female …

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Aging and Weight Gain

 

While there are some benefits to getting older, weight gain is not one of them. One of the most frequent complaints that gynecologists hear from women over the age of 40 is that they struggle to maintain a comfortable weight. Certain factors are specific to the female makeup that make weight gain in women over …

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Protecting Your Newborn During Flu Season

 

If you are the recent mother of a newborn or young baby, congratulations. There is nothing sweeter than the smells and sounds of a newborn! Of course, having a very small baby during this time of year presents its own unique set of challenges. The months between January and April are known as “flu season.” …

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