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Finding Relief from Endometriosis: Everything You Need to Know

While overshadowed by other women’s illnesses, such as breast and ovarian cancers, endometriosis — often called “endo” — is actually a common physical problem in women of childbearing age. The…

While overshadowed by other women’s illnesses, such as breast and ovarian cancers, endometriosis — often called “endo” — is actually a common physical problem in women of childbearing age. The word derives from “endometrium” which is the term for the tissue that normally lines the uterus or womb. For unfortunate sufferers of endometriosis, the tissue… Read more »

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Hidden Signs of an Eating Disorder

Do you know that only 5 percent of American females have the body type that advertisers portray as ideal? Or that: 47 percent of girls in 5th to 12th grade expressed a desire…

Endometriosis & What You Can Do About It

So You Have Endometriosis…Here’s What You Can Do About It

If you, like more than 5 million American women, have received a diagnosis that you have endometriosis, the road ahead may initially seem bleak and worrisome. Just doing a modicum…

You and Your OBGYN Throughout the Years

You and Your OB/GYN Through the Years Infographic

More Than Just a Doctor Your OB/GYN is more than just the doctor that you see once a year for your annual exam, and visit more frequently throughout pregnancy. This physician…

More Than Just a Doctor Your OB/GYN is more than just the doctor that you see once a year for your annual exam, and visit more frequently throughout pregnancy. This physician will play an important role in your overall health, and will be an essential medical resource for you throughout your entire life. According to the Center… Read more »

Endometriosis and Pregnancy

Everything You Need to Know About Pregnancy and Endometriosis — Pt. 3

“Having endometriosis does not mean you are infertile. Between 30% and 40% of women with endometriosis may not be able to have children but many women with endometriosis become pregnant…

10 Symptoms of Endometriosis - Pt 2 in Blog Series

10 Symptoms of Endometriosis — Pt. 2

What Are Common Symptoms of Endometriosis? If you talk to other sufferers of endometriosis, or if you have suffered long enough, you can probably rattle off a seemingly endless list…

What is Endometriosis

What is Endometriosis? – Pt. 1

The Basics About Endometriosis Endometriosis affects more than 5 million women and girls in the United States, according to WomensHealth.gov. This condition occurs when the lining of the uterus, or womb,…

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3 Common Misperceptions About Midwives

Happy Midwifery Week! This year, October 5 – 12 is the week we celebrate and recognize midwives for the work they do. In honor of National Midwifery Week, we’d like…