No, unless you want to. The myth of “lying flat on your back will help you get pregnant” is a very common misbelief that is simply not true. A sperm that may fertilize an egg will not “leak out” of your body. The bottom line is that lying flat does … [Read more...] about Should I Lie Flat After Sex to Increase My Chances of Getting Pregnant?
Some women break out and struggle with acne during their pregnancy. This especially seems to ring true if you suffered from acne during your teenage years. Hormones and androgen levels produce oil production which increases during pregnancy … [Read more...] about Pregnancy and Acne
Around 15% to 20% of pregnancies end in miscarriage. That includes known pregnancies. The number is likely higher due to early miscarriages that happen before a woman even knows she’s pregnant. Most occur between week 7 and week 12 after the last … [Read more...] about What Should I Do If I Have a Miscarriage?
Women's Health is celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness month and our one year anniversary of providing 3D mammograms right here in our office. We know it's not fun, so we are making it as convenient and easy as possible. It is that important! Thank … [Read more...] about Making Your Annual Breast Exam as Painless as Possible
It is helpful to know when you ovulate if you plan to become pregnant. Ovulation occurs when the ovum, or egg, is released during menstruation. It travels through the fallopian tube where it can come in contact with sperm for … [Read more...] about When Do I Ovulate?
It’s the timeless question that young women have been asking their moms for generations if feminine hygiene product advertisements are to be believed. Don’t listen to them. While scenes of lush parks and beautiful beaches may inspire feelings of … [Read more...] about How Do I Keep My Vagina Clean?