Approximately 176 million women across the world are affected by endometriosis, including an estimated one in 10 women and girls in the United States. This condition can be very painful. It occurs when tissue that is usually inside the uterus, or … [Read more...] about Living with Endometriosis
Women’s health breakthroughs are responsible for saving thousands of lives. Even in situations where a condition isn’t life threatening, these innovations produce new methods that increase the quality of life for many patients. Fight Infertility … [Read more...] about 3 Women’s Health Breakthroughs That Have the Power to Change Lives
It seems like there’s constantly new information released that tells us what to do or not do to stay healthy. Some women believe that they only need to visit their gynecologist once every few years while others schedule appointments annually. When … [Read more...] about How Often (and at What Age) Should I Schedule an Appointment with my Gynecologist?
There is a misnomer that all women know when they are pregnant. The reality is there are many cases where it takes the woman a while to find out that she is carrying a baby. This is especially true in women who are not actively trying to conceive. If … [Read more...] about 5 Common Pregnancy Symptoms Every Woman Should Know About
A photo of a newborn baby holding his mother’s intrauterine device (IUD) has been making its way around the internet. The photograph was staged by the mother as a joke (no, the baby was not born with the IUD in his hand). This brings up questions … [Read more...] about Intrauterine Device (IUD) Benefits & Risks
If you have ever researched reproductive technology, then you have probably come across the term “in vitro fertilization,” or IVF. This process assists with conception by extracting eggs from the female and combining them with a sperm sample from the … [Read more...] about In Vitro Fertilization