Hair today, gone tomorrow… or at least we would hope, in certain places. Even the three little pigs said, “Not by the hair of my chiny chin chin.” The big bad wolf could have made a different kind of “killing” if he knew how to thread. Women generally […]
I am a board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist with an interest in breaking down health and life topics to gain logical understanding. Be prepared for a vagina or two along the way. What an I say? I'm a gynecologist.
I hated smells when I was pregnant. As I write this post, my husband is reminding of my 9-month ban of sardines anywhere in a 5 block radius of our house. He also reminded me of a time when I made him go upstairs to our mortgage paying neighbor’s […]
As Obstetricians, we deliver a lot of babies. Contrary to what every person who volunteers their labor story has told you, most pregnancies and deliveries are very normal and uneventful. Most people have safe, healthy babies and most moms make it out of this almost 10-year ordeal unscathed. […]
If you just started dancing, and singing Salt-n-Pepa in you head, I love you. Already, I digress. Abdominal/Stomach pain: So annoying, so challenging, so Google-able. The truth is that there are many possible causes for abdominal pain that can be caused by every pelvic organ from the bladder, […]
In this post you will learn about the various sizes of the speculum, the instrument gynecologists use to perform pap test. On our Facebook page I recently shared a post about what percentage of women do not see their gynecologist every year. The startling number out of 1000 […]
Vaginal itch is so uncomfortable but there is hope. Let’s scratch the surface (the puns though)
Multiple reasons a cup of Joe is good for you, and many reasons why it is not. Every yin has a yang, every Chance, a Mary Mitchell
In medicine there are may words that are said by patients that I don’t correct for fear of embarrassment. Here’s a short list for your entertainment.
Is coconut oil good for you? I am a gynecologist and I love coconut oil. I’ll give you 3 reasons why you should to. Do you remember the coconut water marketing flurry of recent years? I initially was not a fan, but now find a good chilled unflavored coconut […]