Signs And Treatment Options For Ovarian Cysts


Ovaries are a key part of your ability to reproduce, since they produce the eggs and important hormones. Unfortunately, because they are usually out of sight, the ovaries may also be out of mind, meaning you do not place much thought into them until there is a problem. Cysts are a common problem many women face, but you may not realize how problematic they can be. This guide will help you understand the signs and treatment options for ovarian cysts.

8 October 2019

How Hormone Replacement Therapy Can Help Your Partner


If you are a woman who is going through menopause, there's a good chance that you might be having more problems than usual with your partner. This might be due to the fact that you are suffering from mood swings that cause you to get upset over things that you can rationally see are not issues. It could also be because you have a lack of sexual intimacy due to a reduced sex drive.

28 February 2017

3 Tips For Choosing A Birth Control When Taking Category C, D, And X Medications


All medications are placed into a category that determines whether or not they are safe to take during pregnancy. When a medication has a known risk of harming an unborn child, this means you must exercise caution to prevent a pregnancy while taking high-risk medications. There are several factors you should consider when choosing the right birth control method. Drug Interactions Medications that commonly fall into the category of being harmful to an unborn child are ones used as chemotherapeutic agents or other medications that kill rapidly dividing cells, such as those used to manage some autoimmune conditions.

21 February 2017

Tips For Managing First Trimester Morning Sickness


If you are in your first trimester of pregnancy and are experiencing a lot of nausea, then you will be pleased to learn that there are many things you can do to help yourself feel better. Even if your "morning sickness" hits you at night or lasts for longer than the first trimester, you can use each of these time-tested tips to improve how you feel: Tip: Try Eating a Bit of Fresh Ginger

13 February 2017

6 Other Benefits Of Birth Control


We all know by now that birth control prevents unwanted pregnancies. However, that's not all the pill is good for. The truth is that taking birth control every day can offer many other lifestyle advantages. Let's take a look at some of the other amazing benefits of birth control: It Can Reduce Cramps Has your monthly menstrual cycle led to such painful cramps that you didn't want to get out of bed?

18 January 2017

3 Ways Your OBGYN Can Help You To Get Pregnant


If you and your male partner are having a difficult time getting pregnant, this can often be very frustrating. Thankfully, there is help out there. One medical professional that can help you out a great deal is your OBGYN. This article is going to discuss 3 specific ways that your OBGYN can help you and your partner to get pregnant.  Track Your Ovulation  One thing that your OBGYN can do to help you get pregnant is to teach you how to track your ovulation.

17 January 2017

Treatment Of Premature Menopause Symptoms


Although the average age of menopausal onset for women in the U.S. is 51, some women go through menopause at a younger age. Whether premature (early) menopause occurs because of a hysterectomy (including surgery that doesn't remove the ovaries), an autoimmune illness, a genetic predisposition, or a cancer treatment, once diagnosed, doctors usually offer menopause treatment. Diagnosis A blood test that measures your estradiol levels may tell your doctor that you are in menopause.

13 January 2017