Category Archives: Women’s Health

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What You Need to Know about Egg Freezing

Egg freezing is a great tool for women who want to store their eggs for a pregnancy in the future. It can be beneficial for a number of different reasons, mainly revolved around preserving the quality of your eggs. For example, women who are going to undergo chemotherapy may choose to freeze their eggs since… Read More »

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Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy After Childbirth

You have probably heard of physical therapy for an injured knee or a sore back. But did you know that there is physical therapy (PT) designed for your pelvic floor? Pelvic floor physical therapists are specialists who help you re-train the muscles in your pelvic floor to work the way they should. Throughout pregnancy and… Read More »

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Breast Cancer: Early Detection and Prevention Tips

Did you know, other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer in American women? Breast cancer causes more than 42,000 deaths each year. It is important for women, especially those with a family history of breast cancer, to know the signs of breast cancer and understand the importance of early detection and… Read More »

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What is IUI and IVF?

Getting pregnant and having a baby is more difficult than it sounds. Sometimes people struggle to achieve this for many years. Fortunately, medical technology has advanced and there are methods to help people get pregnant and have a baby. Two of those methods are intrauterine insemination (IUI) and in-vitro fertilization (IVF). What is IUI? IUI… Read More »

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What is a VBAC?

There are two methods to deliver a baby. One is vaginally and the other is by surgery, known as cesarean delivery or a C-section. Previously, many women and healthcare providers thought that if a woman had a C-section then she would have to have another C-section if she was to have another child. After research,… Read More »

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The HPV Vaccine and Why You Should Get It

Thousands of women die of cervical cancer every year but some of these deaths could have been prevented with the HPV vaccine. Cervical cancer was previously the leading cause of cancer death among women. The American Cancer Society estimates that in 2023 there will be approximately 13,960 new cases of invasive cervical cancer diagnosed and… Read More »

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5 Tips to Increase Your Milk Supply

Breast milk has been the number one choice for nutrition for babies for many years. If you are a new mom or soon-to-be mom, you probably have questions about breastfeeding. A common question that comes up about breastfeeding is how to increase your milk supply. Are there any foods you can eat or things you… Read More »

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What To Do If You Have Gestational Diabetes

If you have never been pregnant before, you may not be familiar with what gestational diabetes is. Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes that pregnant women can get when their body is not making enough insulin or they develop insulin resistance. Insulin is a hormone made by your pancreas that helps your body convert… Read More »

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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Facts and Myths

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, also known as PCOS is a condition that affects women that is caused by a hormonal imbalance. It happens when a woman produces more male hormones than necessary. This causes cysts to grow in or on the woman’s ovaries and may cause the ovaries to become enlarged. The hormone imbalance can also… Read More »

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