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The Importance of STD Testing

Routine STD testing is one of the most important actions you can take to protect your sexual and reproductive health. Find out what’s involved and how it can make a difference in your well-being.

Oct 19th, 2021
Steps to Take if You Have Pelvic Pain

Pelvic pain is common, and when it’s chronic or recurrent, the effects can be debilitating. Fortunately, there are treatments that can help. If you have chronic pelvic pain, here’s how we can help.

Sep 20th, 2021
Treatment Options for Endometriosis

Endometriosis is a relatively common medical problem among women of childbearing age, and it’s a common cause of pelvic pain. Fortunately, treatment options can help you manage your symptoms for greater comfort and a better quality of life.

Aug 10th, 2021
Help! I Regret My Tattoo

Getting a tattoo (or several) probably seemed like a great idea at the time. But times change, and now you wish you’d never done it. That’s when it’s time to consider laser tattoo removal. Here’s how it could help you escape a tattoo time warp.

Jul 25th, 2021
Non-Cosmetic Things Botox Can Do

You might think Botox® is just for treating wrinkles, but Botox injections are used for many other issues as well, including excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis). Take a moment to learn more about the many non-cosmetic uses of Botox injections.

Jun 20th, 2021
How Does Your Vaginal Health Change After Pregnancy?

Your vagina is designed for childbirth. Still, it’s pretty common to wonder what your vagina will be like once the big day is over. The good news: Most changes that occur during pregnancy and birth are temporary. Here’s what to expect.

May 4th, 2021
7 Signs of an STD

Detecting sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) early is key to effective treatment. Don’t let an STD catch you off guard — watch out for these seven symptoms and visit a doctor right away to get tested.

Jan 1st, 2021
Choosing Between Laser Therapy and Sclerotherapy

Before you opt for the first spider vein treatment you see on a billboard, take some time to study up on the two main treatment options for these frustrating blood vessels. Laser therapy and sclerotherapy both offer a unique set of pros and cons.

Dec 2nd, 2020
Do You Have These Symptoms of Fibroids?

Up to 80% of women might have uterine fibroids during their lifetime, but very few will actually know it. Understanding the signs and symptoms of uterine fibroids ensures you get an accurate diagnosis.

Nov 3rd, 2020
Reasons to Consider Smartlipo

What if there was a noninvasive procedure to help you lose those last few pounds? You know, the ones that just won’t budge even after weeks of exercising and following a healthy diet. We’re happy to let you know that, yes, there is such a thing.

Oct 5th, 2020
Are There Less Invasive Alternatives to Hysterectomy?

Removing your uterus is no small decision, especially if you’ve intended to start or grow a family. However, traditional hysterectomies aren’t the only option for treating uterus-related conditions anymore: Innovative alternatives can get the job done.

Sep 17th, 2020
How to Lower Your Risk for Recurrent UTIs

You know what doesn’t sound like a good time? Painful urination, burning, itching, and the feeling of constantly having to go pee — aka, a urinary tract infection. Use these tips and tactics to prevent them from coming back.

Aug 14th, 2020
What Conditions Cause Heavy Periods?

Heavy periods can put simply (and nicely), be a pain in the behind. Having to constantly check your underwear, change your tampon, and deal with cramps just doesn’t seem fair — especially when you don’t know why it’s happening.

Jul 15th, 2020
What Causes Spider Veins?

Tired of red and blue lines sprawling across your face or legs? Those might be spider veins, and the key to getting rid of them is knowing where they came from. Take a moment to find out what causes spider veins.

Jun 15th, 2020
Myths and Facts About Botox You Should Know

If you’re scared of Botox®, it’s probably because of some often-repeated lies that have assumed a place as conventional wisdom. Push past the misinformation and learn the facts about Botox with this list of five busted Botox myths.

May 22nd, 2020
How to Improve Your Sex Life After Menopause

If you’ve transitioned past menopause and your sex drive seems to have vanished — or it’s there, but sex is painful — you’re among many women who are dealing with such issues. There is hope, though: Try these five ways to improve sex after menopause.

Apr 17th, 2020
Exploring Birth Control: Benefits of the Ring

With so many birth control options available, choosing the right one may seem overwhelming. One that you may not have thought of — but one of the most effective and comfortable options — is the birth control ring.

Mar 3rd, 2020
Hysterectomy Alternative: What is a Uterine Ablation?

Hysterectomies, although sometimes warranted, are extreme. Depending on your condition, you may be able to accomplish the same results with a different treatment. Here’s what you need to know about uterine ablation.

Jan 1st, 2020
How Menopause Affects Your Mental Health

Menopause leads to a lot of changes in your life, both physical and emotional. The changes of menopause can impact your mental health. Read more to learn about how menopause affects your mental health, and when to seek treatment or other support.

Nov 1st, 2019
Should I Be Worried About Uterine Fibroids?

Uterine fibroids are very common among women in their childbearing years. While many women lead perfectly normal lives unaware of their existence, others are made painfully aware of these growths.

Oct 1st, 2019
The Most Common Causes of Pelvic Pain

The exact cause of pelvic pain can be difficult to determine. Female pelvic pain can result from problems with the reproductive or urinary systems, and the pain can range from mild to severe. Read to learn more about the common causes and treatments for pe

Sep 4th, 2019
How Endometriosis Affects Fertility

Endometriosis is well-known for causing discomfort during periods and chronic pelvic pain. What may not be as well-known is that it can cause infertility. Read on to learn what endometriosis is and how it can affect your ability to conceive.

Jul 26th, 2019