Monday, January 25, 2021


Womens Health


Preparing for: Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy

This article will help you prepare for a Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy. Understand what is involved in the procedure and

Texas: Endometriosis Clinical Study Participants – Women’s Health

Apply to Cedar Health to participate in a clinical study about Endometriosis. This study is restricted to women. Endometriosis is a serious

DIY Calcium Powder From Eggshells

Eggs are nature's perfect food. However, most people think nothing of throwing out eggshells,. Eggshells are an excellent source of natural calcium, around 40%

When You Shouldn’t Share Your Birth Story With a Pregnant Women

Before becoming a midwife, I was a labor and delivery nurse for almost nine years. As a nurse, I spent a great deal of...

Embarrassing Pregnancy Questions; We Have the Answers.

Most of the time spent at an obstetric visit with your healthcare provider is used for education, counseling, reviewing normals/abnormals, and answering any questions...

Motherhood is Not a Diagnosis…

New mothers face a variety of medical challenges and may need help to understand what is normal and what is not.

Running and Blisters: Coping

If you have formed a small pocket of fluid on some part of your body, you may have had a blister. These bubbles vary in size and have many causes.

Texas: Pediatric Migraine Clinical Study Participants – Children

Apply to Cedar Health to participate in a Pediatric Migraine study This study is open to children suffering from migraine. Pediatric studies

Texas: Migraine Clinical Study Participants – Men and Women

Apply to Cedar Health to participate in a clinical study about Migraines. This study is open to both male and female participants. Migraines

Texas: Hot Flashes Clinical Study Participants – Women’s Health

Apply to Cedar Health to participate in a clinical study about Hot Flashes. This study is restricted to women. Hot Flashes affect women who


Can You Trust a Home Pregnancy Test?

Home pregnancy tests are 99% accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctor’s office and are very reliable when used correctly.

8 Tips to Solve Vaginal Dryness and Overcome Painful Intercourse

Vaginal dryness is a common condition affecting 50–70% of women after menopause. A lack of lubrication is the most common cause of dyspareunia

Phexxi; Have You Heard About This New Hormone-Free Contraceptive?

She is sick of using birth control, but now is not the right time to get pregnant. The “pull and pray” method is too...

Preparing for: Laparoscopic Tubal Sterilization

During this out-patient procedure, the fallopian tubes are tied, cut, or removed to prevent pregnancy. Tubal surgery blocks the pathway between the uterus and ovaries preventing sperm from reaching the egg.

Preparing for: Hysteroscopic Myomectomy

Prepare yourself for a Hysteroscopic Myomectomy by learning more about what the procedure entails.

Preparing for: Colposcopy

Our Preparing for series allows a patient to properly prepare themselves for a procedure. Answers about how long the procedure will last, what’s involved, what to expect

The Mammary Glands

Mammary glands, which are located in the breast overlying the pectoralis major muscles, are present in both sexes, but usually are functional only in the female.


Endometriosis happens when tissue similar to the lining of the uterus (womb) grows outside of the uterus. It may affect more than 11% of American women between 15 and 44

Preparing for: Robotic Hysterectomy

Prepare yourself for a Robotic Hysterectomy by learning more about what the procedure entails.

The Placenta Protects Babies From Covid-19; Here’s How

Can a mother pass Covid-19 on to her baby? Pregnant women are scared of Covid-19, and so are the medical providers who care for them


Understanding Breast Conditions and Treatments

An alphabetical list of breast conditions including follow-up steps and treatments that may be recommended by your health care provider. Some of these breast conditions are associated with an increased risk of breast cancer

Preparing for: Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP)

Prepare yourself for a Loop Electroexcision Procedure by learning more about what the procedure entails.

The Hero Ingredients in Korean Skincare

I first heard about Korean skincare a few years ago when the ten-step challenge was going viral. I imagine this is how many people got their first introduction

Celebrating New Life During the Pandemic

Will my partner be with me when I go into labor? Nervous patients ask this question daily. Expectant parents are worried and terrified to...