Sexual Health in Menopause

    The mean age of menopause in the U.S is between 51 and 52 years of age. There are several symptoms which occur during this time. These include, but not limited to: Hot flashes, night sweats, mood swings, vaginal dryness and decreased sex drive. Many of these symptoms are due to decreased estrogen levels. Estrogen deprivation...

    Robotic Surgery in Gynecology

    Surgery was performed for many years using an “open technique” Small to large incisions ( cuts) were made to allow access to the body and the area involved. The procedures generally were longer and involved extended recovery times. Laparoscopic or minimally invasive surgery came to the forefront in the 1980’s. Laparoscopy allowed surgeons to use...

    Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy

    Nausea and vomiting are common complaints during the first half of pregnancy, affecting up to 80% of pregnant women. The symptoms usually begin around the first or second missed menstrual period and continues generally until about 16 weeks with some experiencing symptoms throughout their pregnancy. Although this is sometimes called morning sickness, the symptoms can...

    New Women’s Health Now Blog

    Women’s Health Now Blog. August 2018 Welcome to the inaugural Women’s Health Now blog. One of the missions of Women’s Health Now is to provide up to date information concerning Women’s Health. With these blogs, we are going to try to present relevant information related to Ob/Gyn and women’s Health in general. We welcome your...