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7 Tips To Help You Get Fit

January offers a fresh start to implement good habits. New Year’s resolutions are easy to declare but challenging to maintain. Whether you’re pregnant, caring for your infant or want to improve your health, here are seven tips to help you achieve a common resolution: getting … Read more

Urinary Incontinence: Common Questions, Causes, & Treatment

What is urinary incontinence? Urinary incontinence means leaking urine, ranging from a few drops to a total emptying of the bladder. In addition, common symptoms include urgent urination, experiencing a higher frequency of urination than is typical for you, waking up from sleep to use … Read more

Common Questions About Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Prenatal genetic testing helps you prepare for the birth of your child while staying informed of the potential genetic disorders that could affect the fetus. Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialists with Women’s Care focus on patients with complications during pregnancy. MFM physicians believe that all women have … Read more

Tips For Managing Diabetes While Pregnant

There’s a lot you can do to manage diabetes while pregnant. Diabetes doesn’t prevent a woman from having a healthy baby, in and of itself. Some women even develop diabetes during pregnancy, called gestational diabetes. This occurs when pregnancy hormones block the action of insulin, … Read more

Breast Cancer: 7 Most Common Questions

Breast cancer is scary, but it’s good to know what it is and how it can be treated. Like many cancers, it is preventable and if diagnosed early, can allow for a variety of treatment options.   What is breast cancer? Breast cancer commonly refers … Read more

Top 3 Reasons To Get A Mammogram

Mammograms are an important part of taking care of your health. A mammogram is an x-ray picture of the breast used to check for cancer. Screening mammograms usually involve two or more x-rays, or images, and can detect tumors before you or your doctor can … Read more

7 Breastfeeding Tips and Tricks

Breastfeeding isn’t always intuitive. It can take a lot of patience, observation and work while also managing your baby’s demands for food. We’ve put together this list of tips and tricks to help make breastfeeding easier and more enjoyable for you and your baby. Breastfeed … Read more

7 Common Myths About Cervical Cancer

With so much information out there, it’s easy to get confused by some of the myths about cervical cancer and regular screenings. Cervical cancer is a specific type of cancer that occurs in the lining of the cervix (the lower part of the uterus), but … Read more

What You Should Know About Cervical Cancer Screenings?

Important Information about Cervical Cancer Screenings Cervical cancer is the easiest gynecological cancer to prevent, with regular screening tests and follow-up. The Pap test (or Pap smear) and the HPV test are both screening tests that can help prevent cervical cancer or find it early. … Read more