Tubal ligation, also known as having your “tubes tied,” is a type of permanent birth control. This sterilization procedure is done to prevent future pregnancies, but it can also help a woman in other ways. Incisions are made in the abdomen and parts … [Read more...] about What Are the Pros and Cons of Tubal Ligation?
June 5, 2019, Pontiac, Mich. – Oakland County Health Division today announced the end of the largest local measles outbreak since 1991. The outbreak began in March when an ill traveler from New York visited the area. Forty of the 44 confirmed measles … [Read more...] about Oakland County Measles Outbreak Officially Ends
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Growing older is one of the things we cannot control. That includes the changes that come with it. There’s a belief that menopause is this long, horrible period in a woman’s life that makes her moody and miserable. While symptoms for some can be … [Read more...] about Is Menopause Really as Bad as I’m Told?
Your urinary tract serves a very important purpose. It is responsible for removing waste from the body. This system is susceptible to many medical conditions. That’s why you should understand how to take care of it and when to seek the advice of an … [Read more...] about Urinary Tract Health: 7 Tips to Take Care of Your Bladder
There are many steps during your OB/GYN visits that are intended to ensure optimal health for both you and your baby from pre to post pregnancy. Certain things should be done before attempting conception including visiting an obstetrician. Why should … [Read more...] about Why Should I Visit an Obstetrician Before I Get Pregnant?