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IUD (Intrauterine Device)

Intrauterine Devices (IUDs) are an alternative birth control/ family planning tool that is a small T-shaped plastic device that is inserted into the uterus. There are two main types, hormonal (progestin only) and non- hormonal (copper).
May 20th, 2021

Loving your Pregnant Body

Pregnancy brings on a whirlwind of changes within your body. From hormonal to physical, these changes can be rapid, continually evolving, and at times quite stressful. You may find difficulty adjusting, and you are not alone.
May 10th, 2019

Fighting Uterine Fibroids

If you have heavy menstrual bleeding, periods that last more than a week, pelvic pressure or pain, frequent urination, difficulty emptying the bladder, constipation, backache or leg pains, you may be experiencing uterine fibroids.
Dec 21st, 2018

Powering Through Menopause

Menopause is a natural biological process. But the physical symptoms such as hot flashes, and emotional symptoms of menopause may disrupt your sleep, lower your energy or affect emotional health.
Aug 1st, 2018

What is Endometriosis?

The primary symptom of endometriosis is pelvic pain, often associated with a woman’s menstrual period.
Jul 16th, 2018

Which Birth Control is Right for Me?

Birth control is how you prevent pregnancy before it occurs.  There’s no one-size-fits-all method – it’s a personal choice you’ll make for yourself, one that’s measured and that may change over time considering your age and lifestyle.
Jun 21st, 2018

The Benefits of Exercise During Pregnancy

According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, physical activity in all stages of life maintains and improves cardiorespiratory fitness, reduces the risk of obesity and associated comorbidities, and results in greater longevity.
May 17th, 2018

Can Uterine Prolapse Happen to Me?

Uterine prolapse occurs when pelvic floor muscles and ligaments stretch and weaken and no longer provide enough support for the uterus.
Jan 18th, 2018

Will a Hysterectomy Cure All?

Often, we see patients who are experiencing heavy periods or unidentified pelvic pain. In some cases, new patients schedule an appointment with us to receive a consult about having (or really needing) a Hysterectomy.
Jan 10th, 2018

Healthy Choices for Mommy & Baby

During pregnancy you’ll feel a little out of sorts. After all, you’re accommodating another human life inside your body!
Oct 17th, 2017