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Start the New Year Right With a Well-Woman Exam

Women put everyone else’s health needs before their own. But don’t put off your annual well-woman exam, as it’s the best tool to help you stay healthy. Scheduling your exam at the start of the new year is a great way to take control of your wellness.

Dec 1st, 2020
The Role of Dilation and Curettage in Women’s Health

Women have special health needs because of their reproductive organs. A dilation and curettage is a surgical procedure physicians use to diagnose and treat conditions that affect the uterus, including abnormal bleeding and cancer.

Oct 11th, 2020
What to Expect After a Surgical Abortion

Deciding to terminate a pregnancy isn’t easy for any woman. Knowing what to expect after a surgical abortion may help you make a more informed choice about your health and body. Click here to learn more.

Sep 16th, 2020
The Pros and Cons of an IUD

Though the intrauterine device (IUD) is more effective at preventing pregnancy than the pill, patch, and vaginal ring, it’s not the most popular form of birth control in the United States. Click here to learn the pros and cons of using an IUD.

Jul 17th, 2020
Ultrasound Testing: How It Benefits Your Health

Getting answers to your health questions sometimes requires diagnostic testing. An ultrasound is a noninvasive imaging tool that generates pictures of your internal organs and provides valuable information about your health.

Jun 15th, 2020
Should You Get Tested for STDs?

If you’re sexually active, you can contract sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). But STDs don’t always come with obvious symptoms. Read on to learn if you should be tested, how often, and the risks of leaving an STD untreated.

Apr 29th, 2020
10 Tips for Coping with Menopause

Menopause is a normal stage of a woman’s life and one that can’t be stopped. However, you don’t have to suffer through the symptoms that come with menopause. There are many things you can do to cope with this life change.

Apr 15th, 2020
Understanding Fetal Anomalies

Fetal anomalies are common and are a leading cause of infant death in the United States. Knowing more about fetal anomalies, how they occur, and how they affect your baby may help you make the most informed decisions about your care.

Feb 13th, 2020
What Are My Birth Control Options?

It’s a new year and a good time to think about which birth control option is right for you. But with so many options available, it can be hard to know what’s the best choice for you. Read on to learn more about your birth control options.

Jan 10th, 2020
What Every Woman Should Know About HPV

HPV is the most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States. Like many STDs, it affects men and women differently. Here are some important facts to know about the signs, symptoms, and risk factors of HPV in women.

Dec 3rd, 2019
What to Expect After a Surgical Abortion

Knowing what to expect after a surgical abortion helps the procedure go as smoothly as possible. Read on to learn the possible physical and mental side effects.

Nov 22nd, 2019
5 Ways to Lower Your Risk for Breast Cancer

For women, breast cancer is the second most common type of cancer after skin cancer. While breast cancer can’t be completely prevented, you can lower your risk of developing it. Read on to learn how.

Sep 18th, 2019
How a Medical and Surgical Abortion Differ

When faced with an unplanned pregnancy, two in five women opt to have an abortion. If you’re thinking about terminating an unexpected pregnancy, understanding your options can help you determine which procedure is best for you.

Aug 29th, 2019