Pregnant women need to drink between eight and ten glasses of water per day to stay properly hydrated. This is because their bodies are working hard to support the developing baby and they need more water than usual. Dehydration can cause a number … [Read more...] about Pregnant Women: You Need To Drink This Much Water Every Day
It’s National Condom Month!
Sexual health is important and proper condom use is a part of sexual health. It is important to speak with sexual partners about safe sex. What a great way to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a fun pack of condoms? … [Read more...] about It’s National Condom Month!
International Prenatal Infection Prevention Month
Vaccinations are essential for women who wish to become pregnant so do they not spread potentially harmful diseases to their baby. It is important to make an appointment with your gynecologist before you conceive. A prenatal exam will help determine … [Read more...] about International Prenatal Infection Prevention Month
When Do I Ovulate?
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?
How Do I Keep My Vagina Clean?
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?
What Are Uterine Fibroids?
Uterine fibroids can appear in women, usually during their childbearing years. Also known as leiomyomas or myomas, this condition is a noncancerous growth that develops in the uterus. They can range in size from small enough to be undetectable by the … [Read more...] about What Are Uterine Fibroids?