Most Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases and STD Testing
Most Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases and STD Testing Thanks to movies, misconceptions and simply being misinformed, most people believe they would know if they had a sexually transmitted disease (STD). Medicine tells us otherwise. Many STDs have no visible symptoms, or such mild signs that [...]
Am I Going Through Menopause?
Am I Going Through Menopause? The diagnosis of going through menopause, or even perimenopause, can be debilitating for some women, and not just physically. The mental aches and realizations that come with such a diagnosis can be the worst part for some. One of the [...]
Understanding Ovarian Cancer Symptoms and Treatment
Understanding Ovarian Cancer Symptoms and Treatment Whether ovarian cancer runs in your family or you’re worried you may be experience symptoms, an appointment with your gynecologist is a good place to start. Ovarian cancer makes up roughly 3% of cancers among women, but it is [...]
Do I need an annual Pap Smear?
Do I need an annual Pap Smear? How often do I need a pap smear? The answer to that question has changed over the past few years as medical experts have determined that the need for an annual gynecological exam varies depending on the woman. [...]