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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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Estrogen: Imbalances, Sources & Uses

Doctor with medical card Estrogen imbalances, sources, and uses (including estrogen replacement therapy and birth control) Read More...
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Estrogen: Types, Functions & Levels

Gynecologist explaining menstrual cycle Estrogen is a hormone that performs various functions in the body. In this article we will examine estrogen including how it works, what happens when levels fluctuate, and its medicinal purposes. Read More...
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Neuromodulator Therapy for Interstitial Cystitis

Doctor with older female patient Neuromodulators, also called electrical nerve stimulators, use mild electrical pulses to stimulate the nerves in the lower back, alleviating pain and improving urinary function. Neuromodulators are proving helpful for Interstitial Cystitis (IC) patients who are not getting enough relief from other treatments. Read More...
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Why Are More Patients Turning to the Mona Lisa Touch?

close up of patient and doctor taking notes The Mona Lisa Touch is a simple laser treatment that has been clinically proven to provide effective results for vaginal dryness, vaginal laxity, as well as mild urinary incontinence. Additionally, this treatment has the potential to improve patients’ Read More...
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