LifeStage: 35-45 Years

Fast Facts About Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

|   September 15, 2020   |   Gynecology

Fast Facts About Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

September is Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) awareness month, and this widespread disease affects roughly 10 million women across the globe. It’s associated with irregular periods, infertility, and ovarian cysts that can be troublesome and painful.

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Signs And Symptoms Of Gestational Diabetes

|   September 10, 2020   |   Obstetrics & Maternity

Signs And Symptoms Of Gestational Diabetes

Some statistics show that as many as 9.2% of all women will develop gestational diabetes. Of those, a large number of them (25.8% according to one study) will progress into type 2 diabetes within 15 years. Here's the important information you need to know.

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Why Heat and Humidity is Hard on the Heart

|   July 29, 2020   |   Heart Disease

Why Heat and Humidity is Hard on the Heart

Summer is an optimal time of year for those of all ages to hit the surf, go on vacation, participate in sports, and essentially spend a lot of time outdoors. When it comes to heart and cardiovascular health, patients hear time and time again how important it is to stay physically active–whether it’s brisk walking, running, or aerobics.

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Symptoms of Toxic Shock Syndrome

|   July 23, 2020   |   Gynecology

Symptoms of Toxic Shock Syndrome

Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) may sound familiar to you, especially if you’ve ever purchased or used tampons. On nearly every package you buy, you’ll find the warning label regarding tampon use and TSS. In fact, about half of all diagnosed TSS cases are a result of tampon use.

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5 Less Common Signs and Symptoms of Breast Cancer

|   June 5, 2020   |   Cancer, Mammograms

5 Less Common Signs and Symptoms of Breast Cancer

The term “breast cancer” is enough to fill a woman’s head with many thoughts. Perhaps you’re instantly reminded of a friend who’s currently undergoing chemo or radiation. Or, you think back fondly to a relative who lost her (or his) battle to breast cancer.

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