Blog archive 08.2021

Debunking the Top 5 Myths about Cervical Cancer

August 26, 2021   |   Cancer

Debunking the Top 5 Myths about Cervical Cancer

There's a lot of misinformation to be found when it comes to you and your uterus! Staying informed on your private healthcare shouldn't require a private investigation to determine fact from fiction when it comes to women's health. At The Woman's Clinic, we're committed to demystifying women's healthcare and providing you (and your uterus!) with simple, honest facts.

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What You Need to Know About Skin Cancer

August 18, 2021   |   Cancer, Health & Wellness

What You Need to Know About Skin Cancer

Skin cancer can happen to anyone. The frustrating part is how it tends to sneak upon us. It's easy enough to spot on the face, hands, and feet, but what about the back and shoulders? While it's impossible to diagnose skin cancer without seeing a medical professional for an evaluation, here are some signs of what skin cancer looks like, and tips to help you prevent it.

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Understanding Hereditary Risks for Breast and Ovarian Cancers

August 12, 2021   |   Cancer, Breast Cancer, Ovarian Cancer

Understanding Hereditary Risks for Breast and Ovarian Cancers

In order to decrease our risk of developing cancer, many of us try to make healthy choices. We eat lots of green, leafy vegetables, avoid overexposure to sunlight, and cut down our intake of refined sugars and highly processed foods. We try to keep up with current research and follow its guidance as best we can. Unfortunately, however, when it comes to the risk to women of developing breast and/or ovarian cancers during their lifetimes, the likelihood that they will do so sometimes comes down not to the daily choices they make but to their own genetics.

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