Marietta GA Gynecologists

The Importance of Hormonal Balance

 

If moderation is the key to a healthy and sustainable diet plan, then balance is critical for a woman’s health. Hormonal balance is necessary for keeping everything functioning properly inside the female body. When a woman’s hormones get “out of whack,” there are several unwanted consequences that can occur. All women will experience normal, temporary …

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The First Steps After a Positive Pregnancy Test

 

If you have recently taken a pregnancy test and have gotten a positive result, congratulations! Pregnancy is a special time in a woman’s life with many exciting things coming in the future. Of course, with big changes come feelings of being overwhelmed, which are natural and expected. For what to do “first” now that you …

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Menopause and Your Skin

 

Menopause is a time in a woman’s life that is often dreaded like the plague. The list of unwanted symptoms seems daunting, and no one wants to go through them. Yet, it is a natural part of life for all women. As women age, they experience a drastic decline in both estrogen and testosterone. Both …

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Women and The Importance of Calcium

 

Calcium is one of the most essential minerals to consume. It helps form and maintain healthy bones and teeth, and a proper level of calcium can help prevent osteoporosis. Despite the necessity of calcium, our bodies do not produce it – which means we must all get it from outside sources. Calcium is a requirement …

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Should You Choose an Elective C-Section?

 

Choosing to have an elective procedure should never be made lightly. An elective procedure is classified as one that is scheduled and performed for a non-emergency. Many women want to choose an elective Cesarean birth (commonly referred to as a C-section), but women must understand that this type of delivery is a major surgical procedure. …

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Treatment For Infertility

 

Perhaps nothing is more desired than that which seems out of reach. The holiday season often brings feelings of loss or the inability to conceive to the forefront. Infertility is an extremely personal issue that many women throughout the U.S. face each year. While it does not feel like a common issue for women who …

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What You Need to Know About Gestational Diabetes

 

Throughout pregnancy, women go through many changes. Some changes like weight gain and a growing round belly are quite noticeable, while many other changes are not visible. Things that are not easily noticed without medical technology include the development of your growing baby, how much amniotic fluid is inside your uterus, and things like how …

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Why Calcium Is Important to Women

 

One of the inherent differences in women is their need for a higher source of calcium. Bones in the female body are lighter in weight and more fragile than those in the male body. Calcium is a requirement for all humans, but once females reach the age of puberty their need for calcium increases beyond …

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Why Multiple Pregnancy is Considered High Risk

 

Learning that you are pregnant can bring about many different emotions. If you were planning for a pregnancy, your happiness of joy is welcomed with excitement. If you were not planning for a pregnancy, you may feel stressed or scared or unsure. In truth, women who were preparing for pregnancy and those who were not …

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