April 14, 2018

Urinary incontinence is the loss of bladder control, and no one likes to lose control over any of their body functions. Learn more about options to treat this bothersome condition.

August 28, 2017

Ovarian cysts are one of the most commonly seen problems which cause a female to go to the doctor, emergency room or hospital. Thankfully, the majority of ovarian cysts are not worrisome (benign). In fact, often these cysts may even go away on their own!

If ovarian cyst...

August 6, 2017

A common problem that I see in my office is abnormal bleeding...whether it is associated with puberty, the reproductive years or after the usual age of menopause (when the monthly periods completely stop). This article is going to concentrate on issues with bleeding AF...

July 24, 2017

Everyone has heard about it. Few people understand it. What is iron and what functions does it have in the body? Is iron checked on routine blood tests? The purpose of this article is to give the reader a basic understanding about iron.

Iron is a very important min...

July 1, 2017

Menopause is the time of life we always hear about and dread. "The change" is expected to cause things like hot flashes or night sweats, but there are so many other things that we never hear about. The big one that we are often surprised to experience is vaginal drynes...

June 29, 2017

Now, I know what you are thinking. What in the world is a gynecologist doing talking about Shark Week? Well, it's probably NOT the Shark Week you are thinking about! 

Throughout time, women have chosen various creative nicknames to describe that "time of the month". Phr...

June 22, 2017

We hear lots of things about the thyroid gland, but what is the big deal? What does the thyroid gland do? Where is it? This short article is to give you some basic information about the thyroid gland.

The thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped gland located in the front pa...

June 22, 2017

Dehydration happens when the body doesn't get the amount of water it needs. We get water through drinking, but we also get water in many foods that contain water. Water is used by the body for many vital bodily functions, and severe consequences may occur if there is a...

May 27, 2017

We see lots of articles and reports about vitamin D, but what are the facts? Vitamin D is very important for many functions in the body. Most people are aware the "fortified" milk products contain vitamin D, but few people know what functions it has.  Vitamin D is most...

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