Results for "Gynecology"

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How Much Spotting or Bleeding Is Normal During Pregnancy?
Whether you’re early on in your pregnancy or about to pop, vaginal bleeding of any kind can be very scary and worrisome. Is this normal spotting or should...
Jul 01
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What Is the Difference Between a Cyst and a Tumor
It’s natural to get some lumps here and there from time to time, such as a pimple or an injury from a bump or fall. Our bodies are wonderfully lumpy and...
Jun 27
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What Is Pelvic Organ Prolapse and What You Can Do About It
Do you feel pressure down below when you jog, run or do jumping jacks? Do you even cross your legs when you sneeze or cough for fear you’ll tinkle a little? This...
Jun 24 1
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Sex and Intimacy After Baby: Four Things to Know
Intimacy in relationships is important. But if you just had a baby, intimacy, especially sex, may be the furthest from your mind. Right now, all your attention...
Jun 13
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What Is a Pap Test? Here are 6 Things to Know
Few women are thrilled about a Papanicolaou test, more commonly known as a Pap smear or Pap test. The paper gown, the cold stirrups and the strange tools...
Jun 05
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Your Daughter’s First Visit to the Gynecologist – What to Expect
It seems your daughter is growing up right before your eyes. The milestones keep rolling in. You’ve tackled the birds and bees discussion, their first...
May 02 11
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11 Tips to Help Older Adults Maintain a Healthy Bladder
Bladder health is a topic most people know little about. Unfortunately, many wait until symptoms begin to appear before taking action. We spoke with David...
Apr 29
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Is It a Yeast Infection or Something Else? Four Conditions to Consider
Vaginal concerns can be a common occurrence. Sometimes the cause is obvious such as changes in menstrual cycle, sexual activity or a new product you may...
Apr 12
Better Me
Could You Have Endometriosis? Here Are 6 Things to Know
Periods aren’t fun, but they’re a natural part of life. Some months are lighter or heavier than others; some are more painful. Some months you feel like...
Mar 07
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Placenta Disorders: These 3 Can Change Your Pregnancy
“The placenta is an unrecognized hero of pregnancy,” said Heather Reed, MD, an OBGYN at Banner - University Medicine North in Tucson, AZ. So, when the...
Feb 09