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How Endometriosis Impacts Sex and Intimacy

Endometriosis can affect your overall health and wellness in many different ways, including your sex life. Here, we explore why endometriosis can make sex and intimacy more difficult and how we can help.

Dec 5th, 2021
Myths and Facts About Ovarian Cysts

Shrouded in myth and misconception, ovarian cysts can seem a lot scarier than they actually are. Separating fact from fiction about these common growths is the first step in understanding your diagnosis, as well as your treatment options.

Nov 1st, 2021
6 Tips for Staying Fit During Your Pregnancy

Staying fit during pregnancy may seem difficult, but when armed with the proper knowledge and ample tips, it’s achievable. Read on to learn ways you can keep yourself fit during your pregnancy.

Oct 1st, 2021
How Long Do Menopause Symptoms Last?

Though menopause is a natural part of a woman’s life, the symptoms and their intensity can be unique to everyone. The good news is that these symptoms won’t last forever, though their duration is unpredictable.

Aug 1st, 2021
How Do Periods Change With Age?

If there’s one constant when it comes to periods, it’s that every woman experiences them differently, at different ages. While there are no “rules” when it comes to how periods change over time, there are some general guidelines.

Jul 12th, 2021
6 Common Signs of Endometriosis

Even though many women have endometriosis, the symptoms can be difficult to identify. Here are six indications that you may have it.

Jun 8th, 2021
The Many Benefits of Hormone Optimization

We typically don’t give a second thought to our hormones — until they’re out of balance. From hot flashes to bone loss, these are just a few of the effects of hormone changes, which hormone optimization can help offset.

May 9th, 2021
Carrying Twins or Triplets: What to Expect

You get the news — your bundle of joy has become plural, and you’re expecting twins or triplets. As your mind races considering all that you need to do in the future, let us first guide you through your pregnancy.

Apr 14th, 2021
5 Risk Factors for Ovarian Cysts

While ovarian cysts are relatively common, some circumstances can make you more likely to have them. Find out how ovarian cysts occur and whether you have a heightened risk for developing them.

Mar 1st, 2021
5 Causes of Late or Skipped Periods

A late or skipped period can be a cause for panic, but if your pregnancy test comes back clear, there might be something else behind your missing period. Find out what commonly causes menstruation irregularities.

Feb 11th, 2021
Common Bladder Control Issues

Did you know that bladder control issues can be problems in menopause as well as pregnancy? In this article, we’ll cover five common bladder control issues and how we can help you regain control.

Jan 13th, 2021
10 Tips for Managing Menopause Symptoms at Work

Struggling with the symptoms of menopause while at work is no fun. Learn strategies to minimize your discomfort, such as avoiding trigger foods, going for walks, and keeping a symptoms diary.

Dec 1st, 2020
Myths and Facts About Menorrhagia

Are heavy periods preventing you from enjoying everyday activities during your cycle? Bust the myths regarding menorrhagia, and learn how you can improve your well-being.

Oct 8th, 2020
When Are Heavy Menstrual Periods Cause for Concern?

Heavy periods can be a sign of health problems, such as bleeding disorders, hormone imbalances, uterine fibroids, or ovulation problems. Learn how to tell when heavy periods need further investigation.

Aug 31st, 2020
Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Chronic Pelvic Pain

If you’re experiencing pain in your pelvic area that hasn’t gone away, it’s time to seek professional care. Chronic pelvic pain can indicate serious medical conditions that require treatment. Here’s why you shouldn’t ignore chronic pelvic pain.

Aug 17th, 2020
Can You Prevent Hot Flashes?

While menopause puts an end to your periods, it can usher in a host of new challenges, including persistent hot flashes that can cause considerable discomfort. Here’s a look at how we can help control your hot flashes.

Jul 19th, 2020
Not All Fibroids Are Alike

If your doctor says you have fibroid tumors in your uterus, you’ll want to know more about what kinds of issues they can cause. The answer depends on what types of fibroids they actually are - read on to find out more!

Jun 8th, 2020
Should I Be Worried About Ovarian Cysts?

Ovarian cysts are common and often go away on their own. But if one is detected during a routine or diagnostic ultrasound, you may have questions and concerns. Read on to learn when these cysts may need medical intervention.

May 12th, 2020
Common Signs You're Entering into Perimenopause

Perimenopause is a transition period before menopause that signals the end of reproductive life. For some women, there may be few changes, while others have extensive symptoms. Recognizing the signs can help you weather the storm. Read on to learn how.

Apr 20th, 2020
Can I Get Pregnant If I Have Endometriosis?

Although endometriosis can often contribute to infertility, an endometriosis diagnosis doesn't mean you'll never be able to get pregnant. Read more to learn about the impacts of this condition on women's fertility and health.

Mar 20th, 2020
How to Get Your Body Ready for Pregnancy

If you think you're ready to start trying to get pregnant, you should start to prepare your body for a healthy pregnancy, as well. Read more to learn what you should do to get ready for a pregnancy.

Dec 9th, 2019
Why You Shouldn’t Ignore a Heavy Period at Any Age

Heavy periods could signal a range of troublesome medical conditions — from cancer to ovarian cysts to endometriosis. Here’s why you shouldn’t ignore a heavy period, regardless of your age, and what you can do about the condition.

Oct 31st, 2019
6 Tips to Prevent Having a High-Risk Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a natural process, but complications can arise that impact mom or baby’s health. About 6-8% of pregnancies are considered high-risk. Find out how you can prepare for pregnancy and reduce your chances of having a high-risk pregnancy.

Sep 30th, 2019