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Teen Education: Part Two

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Important medical conversations, how to know what’s normal, what to expect for the first visit, and STI testing.     Last week, we discussed the importance of the first gynecological visit, why the visit is important, and how to Read

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Teen Education: Part One

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The first gynecological visit, why the visit is important, and how to choose a healthcare provider.     For many parents of young women, the question of when their teen needs to start seeing a gynecologist can spark uncertainty. As

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How is Interstitial Cystitis Treated?

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In part one we discussed what IC is, then in part two we discussed symptoms/diagnosis, and for the final part of this blog, we will cover the treatment options for IC patients and what post-treatment looks like for these patients. 

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Interstitial Cystitis Symptoms & Diagnosis

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    In last week’s blog, we talked about what interstitial cystitis is, what causes it, and how the urinary system works. This week we are continuing the conversation about interstitial cystitis and we will be discussing the symptoms Read

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What is Interstitial Cystitis?

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Interstitial cystitis (IC) is a chronic bladder health condition that causes recurring bouts of pain and pressure in the bladder and pelvic area, often accompanied by an urgent and frequent need to urinate. Considering symptoms vary from patient Read More…

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The First Signs of Endometriosis in Young Women: Part Two

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  Last week we discussed diagnosing endometriosis in young women. This week we will discuss the causes and treatments of endometriosis.  What causes endometriosis? The medical community doesn’t have an answer as to what causes endometriosis, Read More…

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The First Signs of Endometriosis in Young Women: Part One

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    What is endometriosis? Endometriosis is a disorder that occurs when tissue from the endometrium (the inner lining of the uterus) grows outside of the uterus. The tissue can spread to the ovaries, fallopian tubes, outer lining Read More…

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Essure: the Permanent Birth Control with Permanent Side Effects

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Essure is a birth control device introduced in 2002 and marketed as a simple, non-surgical option for permanent female sterilization. At first, the Essure implant was proclaimed to be the permanent birth control procedure with no incisions nor anesthesia. Read

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Can InWave Improve my Urinary Incontinence?

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Over 25 million people in the US experience Urinary Incontinence, this is a common problem with a lot of less than desirable treatment options. InWave is a medical device that treats stress, urge, or mixed incontinence with separate treatment timers

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How Important is an Annual Exam?

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  As cervical cancer screening recommendations have changed in the last few years, women were thrilled to find out they no longer needed an annual Pap smear. However, even if women only need that test once every 3 to 5

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