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Why Botox?

Why Botox?  We are proud to increase confidence in our patients through the administration of wrinkle-reducing Botox injections. There is no doubt you’ve heard of Botox, but what do you really know about it? We are proud to offer Botox treatment through our Advanced Women’s Center for Wellness.  We all know that Botox is used […]

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Can you Ovulate Without Having a Period?

Can you Ovulate Without Having a Period?

Let’s clear up any misconceptions about regular vs. irregular periods and how they relate to ovulation and fertility. While ovulation and periods naturally go together, it is possible to ovulate without having a period. This often occurs for women with irregular periods. Conversely, it is possible to experience monthly bleeding with no ovulation. However, that […]

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Know the Signs of Preeclampsia and the Treatment Options

Know the Signs of Preeclampsia and the Treatment Options

Preeclampsia can affect mom and baby in many ways. May is Preeclampsia Awareness Month. We wanted to take this opportunity to educate and spread awareness about this condition that affects around eight percent of pregnancies. If not treated quickly, preeclampsia can cause severe complications for the mother, including renal failure, liver failure and cardiovascular problems. […]

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The Benefits of Probiotics

The Benefits of Probiotics

Healthy guts help create healthy immune systems, which is critical during a pandemic. The first time we heard the term “probiotics,” many of us thought it was a new droid in Star Wars, not a supplement for our guts. Probiotics have become more available and common in the past decade, as studies continue to prove […]

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Struggling with Infertility

Struggling with Infertility

During National Infertility Awareness Week and all year round, we acknowledge the struggle many couples face when trying to conceive. National Infertility Awareness Week is April 18-24, 2021. In honor of this special week, we’re taking a moment to discuss the symptoms and causes of infertility, as well as which women may be more at […]

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The Relationship Between Breastfeeding and Menstruation

The Relationship Between Breastfeeding and Menstruation

Can you get your period while breastfeeding? Let’s discuss this and many other common questions. A common question we hear from expecting and new mothers is how breastfeeding affects menstruation and fertility. While there’s no precise answer to when your period will return after having a baby, breastfeeding does have an impact. Missing a period […]

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National Endometriosis Awareness Month

National Endometriosis Awareness Month

During National Endometriosis Awareness Month, we cover the basics of this painful disease. March is National Endometriosis Awareness Month, so we want to take a moment to help spread awareness and provide some details about endometriosis. The Endometriosis Association began Endometriosis Awareness Month in 1993. It’s now observed worldwide through activities such as education, fundraising […]

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Understanding the Mucus Sweep

Understanding the Mucus Sweep

The mucus sweep, or membrane sweep, is a common and safe method for helping induce labor in pregnant women who are ready to deliver. If you’re pregnant and approaching 39 weeks, you are nearing the milestone known as full-term. You are, no doubt, looking forward to seeing your baby for the first time. And let’s […]

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Sleep Tips For Pregnancy

Sleep Tips For Pregnancy

Pregnant and exhausted? Heed our tips for sleeping comfortably and safely during pregnancy. A woman makes so many adjustments and changes during pregnancy, from diet to physical activity, that sleeping positions can become an issue as the baby grows.  We take a look at the science and health of sleeping comfortably during pregnancy, as well […]