Covid-19 cases are once again on the rise. Hospitalizations are increasing. The prospect of a brutal third wave seems more likely than ever. We are approaching a dangerous tipping point, and many are relying on a potential Covid-19 vaccine to help us return to normal. We all need to wave the caution flags as […]
Men get breast cancer too. Mammograms are important tools to evaluate a breast mass for women and men. Mammograms allow the early detection of cancer and save lives.
Most people get pregnant within one year. Infertility is defined as a healthy couple having unprotected intercourse without conception for twelve months.
Prepare yourself for a Robotic Hysterectomy by learning more about what the procedure entails.
Prepare yourself for an Endometrial Biopsy by learning more about what the procedure entails.
Both influenza and Tdap vaccines reduce the risk to pregnant women protect babies who are too young to get vaccinated. These vaccines transfer antibodies through the placenta from the mom to baby
A nurse She was a nurse. I worked with her daily. She was my friend and also my patient. Happily married. Perfect pregnancy. Easy delivery. How did I not recognize she was suffering from postpartum depression? She could not get out of bed. Although madly in love with her baby, dark and dangerous thoughts filled […]
Will my partner be with me when I go into labor? Nervous patients ask this question daily. Expectant parents are worried and terrified to hear the answer. After carrying a child for nine months, no woman wants to deliver alone. ZERO moms wrote a birth plan listing “Have my baby in the middle of a […]
Face Coverings are the single easiest way to help during the Pandemic. I wear a mask to protect you. Will you wear one to protect me? This is the question I asked as COVID-19 ravaged our area. Our Obgyn office takes care of pregnant women. We had to keep our office open. Despite the shelter in […]
Stress increases our body’s cortisol production. Cortisol is the “stress hormone” known to increase the appetite.