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Irregular Cycles: What’s Normal vs What’s Concerning

Menstrual tampons on menstruation period calendar with white flowers on lilac and pink background. Aspects of women wellness in monthlies period. Woman critical days gynecological menstruation cycle Some ladies have noticed that their menstrual cycle has been irregular and their body has felt a little off since the beginning of the pandemic. In this blog post, we’ll be going over what’s normal and what’s potentially concerning, along with the potential causes of irregular menstrual cycles. Read More...
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Colposcopy: Purpose, Procedure, and Risks

doctor looking in a colposcope A colposcopy is a means of examining the vagina, cervix, and vulva with a large, electric microscope called a colposcope. To learn more about the purpose, procedure, and risks associated with colposcopies, check out our new blog. Read More...
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What to Know About Infertility & Risks at Every Decade

older couple looking at sonogram of their baby In this blog post, we will be examining infertility at every decade, including the risks to the patient and their baby, as well as ways they can boost their fertility. Read More...
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Vaginal Cancer

vaginal cancer title & graphic Vaginal cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the surface of the vagina, which is sometimes called the birth canal. Although several types of cancer can spread to the vagina from other places in the body, like the cervix, primary vaginal cancer (cancer that begins in the vagina) is very rare. Squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma are the two main types of primary vaginal cancer. Read More...
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Endometrial Cancer

diagram and text endometrial cancer Uterine cancer occurs in the endometrium which is the inner lining of the uterus. The cause of uterine cancer is not fully understood. However, women who have elevated levels of estrogen, that are not offset by progesterone, are more likely to develop this type of cancer. Read More...
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Are Cancer Survivors’ Follow-Up Care Needs Being Met?

Young woman with cancer hugging her daughter indoors Many cancer survivors are not getting the follow-up care they want or even the care they need. Read More...
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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS): Treatment

Healthy Tablet Pc compostion with PCOS Diet Meal Plan inscription, weight loss concept The treatment plan for PCOS usually begins with lifestyle changes such as diet, exercise, and weight loss. Losing just 5-10% of body weight can help regulate the patient’s menstrual cycle and improve their PCOS symptoms. Read More...
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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS): Impact & Diagnosis

Magnifying glass, pencil and clipboard with white paper written with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome on wooden background. In part two, we discussed the potential causes and symptoms of PCOS. This week, we will discuss the impact and diagnosis process of PCOS. How PCOS Impacts the Body Elevated androgen levels can affect fertility and other aspects of a patient’s Read More...
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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS): Causes & Symptoms

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome potential causes The exact cause of PCOS is unknown. Risk factors like genes, insulin resistance, and inflammation have all been linked to excess androgen production. Read More...
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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS): An Overview

Polycystic ovary syndrome or PCOS vector illustration. Labeled internal reproductive disease comparison scheme with healthy and sick female organs. Set of anatomical symptoms due to elevated androgens PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) is a hormonal disorder that affects female patients of reproductive age. Women with PCOS may have higher-than-average male hormone (androgen) levels. This hormonal imbalance can also cause patients to have a multitude of symptoms. Read More...
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