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Six Common STDs and How They’re Treated Jan 1st, 2021

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are a major public health issue that affects millions of people every year. When left undiagnosed and untreated, STDs have serious health consequences, especially for women. Here at Eve Medical of Miami, we’ve been helping women get the care and services they need since 1978. We...

Start the New Year Right With a Well-Woman Exam Dec 1st, 2020

Many New Year’s resolutions focus on ways to improve health, such as losing weight, making healthier food choices, and being more active. Though making changes to your lifestyle is a good way to improve your health and well-being, you may set yourself up for failure if you make your plan...

5 Tips for Controlling Your Menopause Symptoms Over the Holidays Nov 5th, 2020

Hot flashes, mood swings, and sleep deprivation are difficult menopause symptoms to manage any time of year. But during the busy holiday season, your menopause symptoms may make it hard for you to enjoy the festive time of year.  Our team of women’s health experts at Eve Medical of Miami...

The Role of Dilation and Curettage in Women’s Health Oct 11th, 2020

Menstruation, pregnancy, and menopause are all unique health conditions that affect women because of their reproductive organs. Though noninvasive techniques are preferred when it comes to managing and diagnosing health conditions in women, surgical procedures are sometimes necessary.  Dilation and curettage, or D&C, is a procedure that helps diagnose and...

What to Expect After a Surgical Abortion Sep 16th, 2020

Making the decision to terminate a pregnancy isn’t easy for any woman. Not knowing what to expect can exacerbate your feelings. At Eve Medical of Miami, our skilled team has been helping women in and around Miami, Florida, make informed and empowered decisions about their health since 1978. For women...

Confused About Contraception? Consider Family Planning Counseling Aug 14th, 2020

Between drugstore options like condoms to in-office procedures like the intrauterine device (IUD), you’re not alone if you struggle to decide what type of contraception is best for you.  Our women’s health experts at Eve Medical of Miami understand how overwhelming the variety of contraception options can be. Dedicated to...

The Pros and Cons of an IUD Jul 17th, 2020

Almost all women use some form of birth control at some point in their lives, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Though the intrauterine device (IUD) is almost as effective at preventing pregnancy as female sterilization, the birth control pill is the most popular reversible form of...

Ultrasound Testing: How It Benefits Your Health Jun 15th, 2020

Though most women associate an ultrasound with pregnancy, that’s not the only reason you may benefit from the noninvasive imaging test. Ultrasound testing is an invaluable tool that provides a lot of information about your gynecological health. At Eve Medical of Miami, our women’s health specialists are devoted to providing...

Should You Get Tested for STDs? Apr 29th, 2020

Did you know approximately one million sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are acquired across the globe every day? In the United States alone, more than 20 million new cases of STDs are reported each year, with 50% of those striking teenagers and young adults under 25.   Even though STDs are incredibly...

10 Tips for Coping with Menopause Apr 15th, 2020

Menopause is a normal stage of a woman’s life and marks the end of her fertility. But for some women, the months or years leading up to menopause may cause symptoms that significantly affect their quality of life.  Though we can’t stop menopause, our gynecology experts at Eve Medical of...

The Importance of Good Counseling When It Comes to Women's Health Mar 6th, 2020

When it comes to your health and wellness needs, you’re not alone if you struggle when deciding what choices are best for you. But you don’t have to make difficult decisions on your own. When it comes to women’s health, good counseling is essential and empowers you to make well-informed...

Understanding Fetal Anomalies Feb 13th, 2020

One out of every 33 babies born in the United States has a birth defect, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Though birth defects may vary in severity, they are the leading cause of infant death in the US.  Finding out that your baby has a life-threatening...

What Are My Birth Control Options? Jan 10th, 2020

You have many choices when it comes to birth control, and with the new year upon us, it’s a good time to evaluate your options. But with so many contraceptive options out there -- from condoms to implants to pills -- choosing what’s best for you can be overwhelming.  At...

What Every Woman Should Know About HPV Dec 3rd, 2019

HPV (human papillomavirus) is the most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States. It’s so common that the majority of sexually active men and women (roughly 80%, according to statistics) will contract HPV at some point in their lives.  There are many different strains of HPV, and it can...

What to Expect After a Surgical Abortion Nov 22nd, 2019

In-clinic, or surgical, abortions are a safe, effective way to end a pregnancy. If you come to Eve Medical of Miami for a surgical abortion, you’ll undergo one of two kinds. An early suction appointment is performed from week 4-5 from your last menstrual period up until week 7. This...

How to Choose the Right Birth Control for You Oct 23rd, 2019

A birth control option that works perfectly for your best friend might not be the right choice for you. And with so many options to choose from, finding the right birth control can be confusing and overwhelming. In addition to preventing unwanted pregnancies, there are other considerations to keep in...

5 Ways to Lower Your Risk for Breast Cancer Sep 18th, 2019

One in eight American women will develop breast cancer. Breast cancer is the second most common cancer diagnosis in women after skin cancer. Recent advancements in research and cancer treatments mean that more and more women are beating breast cancer, but treatment is still most effective when the cancer is...

How a Medical and Surgical Abortion Differ Aug 29th, 2019

If you’re facing an unplanned pregnancy, you’re not alone: millions of women in the United States deal with unintended pregnancies every year. Although many women decide to carry an unexpected pregnancy to term, an estimated two in five women choose to end their pregnancy with either a medical or surgical...

We now offer our patients the IUD for long acting contraception. Aug 18th, 2019

The IUD (intra-uterine device) is a small flexible, plastic medical apparatus. The IUD is placed inside the uterus by our Doctor in the office. It provides long-term protection from pregnancy for up to 5 to 10 years, depending on the type. IUDs are a very popular option because there is...