Category Archives: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Cord blood 101

July is cord blood awareness month! Below I’ll answer common questions about cord blood.

0 Comments
Posted in 101, Fetal Center, Motherhood, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Parenting, Pavilion for Women, Pregnancy Tagged , , ,

Common infertility myths part 2

Roughly 12 percent of those in the reproductive-age population are affected by infertility. There are a lot of myths floating around about infertility. Below are some of the most common … Full Entry »

0 Comments
Posted in 101, Family Fertility Center, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pavilion for Women Tagged , , , , ,

PCOS 101

What is polycystic ovarian syndrome? Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a spectrum of clinical disorders that currently affects up to 8 percent of reproductive-age females. The condition is associated with … Full Entry »

0 Comments
Posted in 101, Obstetrics and Gynecology Tagged , , , , , , ,

5 common questions about the pill

Adolescents often have many preconceived ideas about how contraceptive methods work and their side effects. When posed with questions about which methods might work best for their own needs, whether … Full Entry »

1 Comment
Posted in 101, Adolescent Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Toxic Shock Syndrome: What women need to know

As the recent news story of a Michigan teen hospitalized for Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) after prolonged tampon use circulates the internet, many parents and teens are now left wondering … Full Entry »

0 Comments
Posted in 101, Obstetrics and Gynecology Tagged , , , , , , ,