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Our physicians share their expertise on several conditions and treatments. New articles on a wide variety of topics are added regularly.

There have been many questions about HPV and the vaccine. I asked our HPV and Gynecologic Oncology specialist, Dr. Denise Uyar, questions about HPV and the vaccine. An interview with Dr. Uyar Denise Uyar, MD is an associate professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in...

After nearly two years, we are thrilled to announce that the renovation of our Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) has been completed. We are the only Level IV NICU in the state located within the same hospital as a high-risk birth...

The Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin Birth Center underwent significant renovations in the Fall of 2016. The renovations include the addition of a spa for some well-deserved pampering for moms-to-be. There is also a multipurpose room which, as Dr. Kate Dielentheis, Assistant Professor of...

Sumana Koduri, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin urogynecologist, talks about pelvic pain - causes, symptoms, treatments, and relief at home....

Doctors are prescribing opioid painkillers to pregnant women in astonishing numbers, new research shows, even though risks to the developing fetus are largely unknown....

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 often spread through sexual contact, they can also be spread through intravenous drug use, childbirth, and breastfeeding. STDs can be...

If you are Rh-negative, you may develop antibodies to a baby that is Rh-positive. (link to Rh factor topic) This is called sensitization and your antibodies can cross the placenta and attach to your baby’s blood cells. They then break down the fetus’s red blood...

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 at increased risk of suffering from bone fractures. Their bones have low mass and poor quality and they can easily...