Birth control is the use of various treatments or methods to prevent pregnancy. Learn more about your birth control options for preventing conception or pregnancy.
Blog archive 2019
Sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea can be difficult to talk about, but it’s important to discuss them openly in order to understand the risks and treatments. Early diagnosis and treatment can help prevent serious illness and protect you from permanent damage.
In western societies, and in some rapidly industrializing nations such as India, diabetes is one of the most prolific public health problems we face.
It is estimated that endometriosis affects 1 in 10 women during their reproductive years in their lifetime. Worldwide, that means it affects roughly 175 million women per year.
Conversations about sexually transmitted diseases can be tough. But those conversations are important, especially because you could have an STD without even knowing it
“It’s all in your head.” Sadly, this is what so many patients have heard in the past when they have tried to explain their symptoms of pain to family, friends, or even doctors.
Yeast infections are incredibly common. In fact, seventy-five percent of women will experience at least one yeast infection during their lifetime. Out of those women, about half of them will have two or more recurrences.
Do you work out your arms, legs, and even your abs, but ignore your back? You’re not alone. Even in upper-body workouts, back muscles often get neglected—but they shouldn’t!
Postpartum depression (PPD) is more common than people think. It’s so common, in fact, that the Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that around 1 in 9 women experience symptoms of postpartum depression.
You may know the classic stroke symptoms, but did you know that for women those stroke symptoms can be different? It’s important to guard yourself with information and know the symptoms and how to be proactive to reduce your chances.