Women’s Health

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

What is it?
Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), or sexually transmitted infections (STIs), are a group of infections that are spread through sexual intercourse. While they are… Read More ›

Bone Mineral Density Test

Bone Mineral Density Test

What is it?
As we age, our bones become weaker, less dense and more fragile. A condition called osteoporosis may eventually develop. People with osteoporosis are… Read More ›

Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Pelvic Organ Prolapse

What is it?
Pelvic organ prolapse is when the bladder, uterus and/or rectum start pushing into a women’s vagina. This can cause bulging of the vaginal… Read More ›

Chronic Pelvic Pain

Chronic Pelvic Pain

What is it?
Chronic pelvic pain is pain in the area between your hips and below your belly button that lasts 6 months or longer. Approximately… Read More ›

Contraception

Contraception

What is it?
Contraception is the use of medications, devices or techniques to prevent pregnancy. It is an important topic for many women and their families. … Read More ›

Ovarian Cysts

Ovarian Cysts

What are ovarian cysts?
Ovarian cysts are masses on the ovaries that can contain fluid or tissue. Ovarian cysts are very common because a woman having… Read More ›

Uterine Fibroids

Uterine Fibroids

What is it?
Fibroids are non-cancerous masses that grow on the uterus. They can grow on the outside wall of the uterus (subserosal), be contained within… Read More ›

Menstrual Irregularities

Menstrual Irregularities

What Is It?
The average interval between menstrual periods is between 28-30 days. But, it is normal to have periods anywhere from 21 days apart to… Read More ›