Associates in Women’s Health offers several minimally invasive robotic surgery options, but it can be difficult to separate the true difference between all of these highly-technical terms as compared to traditional surgical methods. Read on to discover what makes robotic surgery such an incredible treatment for your medical condition! » Read more about: Incredible Benefits of Robotic Surgery to Know »
Noticing a few spots of blood between periods can be worrisome, and although women may see spots in their underwear or on toilet tissue, there are usually benign reasons for these occurrences. Here are seven conditions that can cause sporadic spotting between periods in addition to when you should be concerned enough to seek medical advice. » Read more about: 7 Conditions That Can Cause Sporadic Spotting Between Periods »
There are a number of reasons pelvic or uterine pain bothers a woman. Among the 12 potential causes of your uterine pain, some are more worrisome than others. » Read more about: 12 Potential Causes of Uterine Pain »
No one enjoys discussing STDs, but if you are an adult having sex, or you are a parent, it would be wise to learn some essential facts about STDs that everyone should know.
STDs are a fact of life and an increasing number of cases are occurring each day in the United States and worldwide. The more you know, the more you can protect yourself and your family. » Read more about: Essential Facts About STDs That Everyone Should Know »
While most people are aware that breast cancer is an issue, many still don’t take the necessary steps to detect the disease in its early stages. Every October, doctors, nurses and organizations use this month to raise awareness for the detection of breast cancer. » Read more about: Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2016 »
While ovarian cancer is only the ninth most common cancer in women, it is the leading cause of death for cancers of the female reproductive system.
The ovaries are responsible for releasing eggs during ovulation and producing female hormones. Over time, cancerous cells can develop on ovarian tissue. » Read more about: Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month »
If you’re scheduling your first gynecology visit and are curious what a gynecologist is, you aren’t alone. » Read more about: When Should I Have a Gynecology Exam? »
March is Endometriosis Awareness month – a good time to learn more about a disease that affects nearly 176 million women worldwide. » Read more about: Could Your Pelvic Pain be Endometriosis? »
Cervical Cancer is one of the most preventable types of cancer, yet over 12,000 women in the US are diagnosed with it each year. » Read more about: Did you know that January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month? »
If you have pelvic pain that occurs for more than two weeks a month and has been there for more than six months, you might be suffering from Chronic Pelvic Pain, or CPP. » Read more about: Should I Get a Hysterectomy for Chronic Pelvic Pain? »