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3 Types of Hysterectomies

About one-third of all American women reaching the age of 60 have had hysterectomies. It’s one of the most common surgeries women face. However, there’s not a single procedure, and each of the three main approaches has its own pros and cons.

Nov 5th, 2020
Is Incontinence Treatable?

Urinary incontinence is more than simply embarrassing. Without confidence in your control, you may begin to isolate yourself from potential disasters. You and your doctor can tackle the problem, however, so you need not accept your condition.

Oct 7th, 2020
Could Your Abdominal Discomfort Be a Hernia?

The most obvious sign of a hernia is an unusual bulge in your lower abdomen, but not all hernias are the same. Sometimes, there could be discomfort or pain associated with the bulge, and in rare cases, you may not notice the bulge.

Sep 17th, 2020
Tips for Weathering Your Third Trimester in Late Summer

The last months of pregnancy are often uncomfortable. Adding a dose of summer heat to the mix adds to the battle. Staying healthy through your third trimester comes down to staying cool and hydrated while dealing with summer weather conditions.

Aug 17th, 2020
Understanding Bladder Prolapse

Urinary issues aren’t always a natural part of getting older. If you’ve had one or more vaginal childbirths, your symptoms may be due to a common issue called bladder prolapse. Though symptoms aren’t usually serious, there are effective treatments.

Jul 21st, 2020
6 Common Causes of Pelvic Pain

Pain in the lower abdomen is common for virtually everyone, not just women, but when the female reproductive system enters the picture, there are even more potential causes. Here are six of the most common reasons for pelvic pain.

Jun 17th, 2020
Learn How a Minimally Invasive Tubal Ligation Works

Permanent birth control is the choice for many women who are done having children. Tubal ligation is fast and very effective, and minimally invasive surgical techniques make it easier than ever to recover with little to no scarring.

May 22nd, 2020
The Benefits of da Vinci® Robotic-Assisted Surgery

When you’re facing gynecological surgery, smaller incisions make for faster recovery with less pain. The da Vinci surgical system uses robotics to assist the surgeon through a wide range of gynecological procedures.

Mar 24th, 2020
5 Reasons to Consider a Hysterectomy

Although it effectively ends a woman’s reproductive life if she hasn’t already reached menopause, a hysterectomy is a common surgical procedure that treats or prevents several health conditions originating in the uterus.

Feb 1st, 2020
Does Endometriosis Cause Infertility?

Endometriosis is a common inflammatory condition that may interfere with fertility. Effective treatment can help minimize endometriosis symptoms and lower the risk of complications.

Jan 1st, 2020
Top Gynecological Conditions da Vinci Surgery Can Treat

If you want the best surgical option for gynecological conditions, investigate da Vinci® robotic surgery, a robot-assisted technique that comes with less pain and downtime than traditional surgery. Here’s how it works.

Nov 18th, 2019