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Can Pelvic Organ Prolapse Be Prevented?

Pelvic organ prolapse, which affects millions of women, is far from an inevitable side effect of aging. There are steps that you can take to prevent this problem, which includes understanding your risks.
Dec 1st, 2022

I Can Never Predict When I'll Have My Period

Perhaps your periods have been unpredictable from the start or you used to be regular, but not anymore. There are many reasons why women encounter irregular menstrual cycles, and we explore them here.
Nov 4th, 2022

I'm Worried About Blood in My Urine

Finding blood where it’s not supposed to be, such as in your urine, can be alarming. For women, there are a number of different reasons that can account for the blood, ranging from perfectly normal to more serious.
Oct 1st, 2022

5 Types of Prolapse and How They're Treated

Pelvic organ prolapse affects up to half of women in the United States, but most are unaware of the condition. Given its prevalence, it’s helpful to familiarize yourself with the different types and symptoms.
Sep 1st, 2022

Why Do I Have Urinary Incontinence?

While a quarter to a third of adults in the United States have urinary incontinence, the issue strikes far more women than men. Here’s a look at what might be driving the problem and your solutions.
Aug 1st, 2022

How Your Pelvic Floor Changes After Pregnancy

When you’re pregnant, your body goes through an incredible amount of change in just nine months. In most cases, everything returns to normal within a few months, but you should pay close attention to your pelvic floor.
Jul 1st, 2022

Tips for Life After Menopause

Each year in the United States, about 1.3 million women reach menopause, which can lead to some fairly significant changes in their overall health and wellness. Here are some tips for managing the post-menopausal world.
Jun 7th, 2022

Reasons Why You Keep Getting UTIs

While usually not medically serious, urinary tract infections can make life downright uncomfortable and difficult, especially if they happen frequently. Here’s a look at some factors that place you at risk.
May 11th, 2022

Recognizing the Signs of Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Up to half of women experience pelvic organ prolapse in the United States, especially as they age. If you have this condition, you can benefit greatly from early action, so recognizing the signs is important. We discuss the most common here.
Apr 12th, 2022

Which Type of Urinary Incontinence Do I Have?

One in four women in the United States experiences urinary incontinence. Finding out which type you have is the first step toward overcoming the problem. Here, we review the most common among women.
Mar 14th, 2022

How Menopause Affects Your Mental and Emotional Health

Menopause is often refered to as “The Change,” which is a simple concept for a very complex process that casts a wide net over your physical, mental, and emotional health. Here, we take a closer look at some of these impacts.
Feb 14th, 2022

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