For women in their thirties, menopause is the last word they want to hear and the last thing they want to think about. No one wants to admit that they are yet at that stage of their life, even if it is just the "pre" menopause stage. It doesn't ever … [Read more...] about Information About Pre Menopause
Endometriosis affects 2-10% of women ages 25-40 and is the leading cause of infertility. It is a common disorder and occurs when the uterus lining grows outside of the uterus itself. Although the cause of endometriosis is unknown, there are … [Read more...] about Endometriosis
Endometriosis Diagnosis and Treatment
Endometriosis is a four-stage disorder that involves tissue growing outside of the uterus. This condition is often very painful and can be chronic, which is why it’s important to have regular appointments with a gynecologist you trust to discuss any … [Read more...] about Endometriosis Diagnosis and Treatment
Do I Have Endometriosis?
Endometriosis can have a significant impact on a woman’s life. There are an estimated 200 million cases worldwide. Approximately one in ten women in the United States suffer from endometriosis. Despite those high numbers, many cases go … [Read more...] about Do I Have Endometriosis?
Reducing Painful Cramps During Menstruation
Dysmenorrhea is the medical term used to describe painful cramps during menstruation. These are caused by uterine contractions. As the uterus tightens, it can press on nearby blood vessels and cut off the oxygen supply to muscle tissue. This causes … [Read more...] about Reducing Painful Cramps During Menstruation
What Is a Cervical Ectropion?
Cervical ectropion, also known as cervical ectopy, occurs when the glandular cells (or soft cells) inside the cervical canal spread to the exterior of the cervix. This region normally has epithelial or hard cells. The cervix is where the vagina and … [Read more...] about What Is a Cervical Ectropion?