It is very common to be fearful that any new or different symptom we experience is cancer. Because female organs tend not to be discussed or highlighted as often, I wanted to review some of the common signs or symptoms that can be associated with gynecologic cancers. This is by no means an inclusive list,
If you just started dancing, and singing Salt-n-Pepa in you head, I love you. Already, I digress. Abdominal 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, to the uterus, to the ovaries, to
I feel like Clarke Kent in this opening pic. 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 women was over 300. For some, the reason is misinformation about how often one should go to the gynecologist.
We haven’t featured a Logic-al Choice product in a while. It’s not for lack of retail-love, but more so because I wanted to present something more interesting and fun than the latest lipstick or handbag. How about the latest favorite in foot beauty pedicure products? Intrigued? Summer is coming and those toes will soon be
Most, if not all, women will agree that having a monthly cycle is not fun. Cramping, bloating, tampons, pads, making sure you don’t get invited to Diddy’s white party, there’s a lot of think about. For a certain subset of women, however, approximately 10% of reproductive aged women, it’s significantly worse. Endometriosis can be a
Time management is an important part of work-life balance. Watch me tally up my week and see where this busy OBGYN finds the time.
Vaginal itch is so uncomfortable but there is hope. Let’s scratch the surface (the puns though)
Living in our social media driven, information at our fingertips society, I find it easy to get desensitized to the things, often atrocious, that jump across my cell phone’s surface. Last night though, I got enraged. To recap, a flight was oversold, one of the men who was chosen to deplane didn’t, and subsequently, a
Most gynecologists will agree, it’s amazing what women adapt to. They will say something along the lines of, “My periods are 8-10 days long, and I have to buy the overnight pads, doubled up with super plus tampons. I usually feel fatigued and nauseous and have to take some time off of work. But that’s
It is healthy to recharge your own battery once and a while and free your mind #unplug