Managing PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)

PCOS or Polycystic Ovary Syndrome is a hormonal condition common among women of reproductive age. Women with PCOS produce higher than normal amounts of male hormones. This hormonal imbalance causes infrequent or prolonged menstrual periods that make it harder for women to get pregnant. This condition can also cause excess hair growth, acne, and infertility. […]

What Causes Period Pains

Period cramps are the throbbing pain you feel in the lower abdomen before or during your menstrual period. This is common and considered a normal part in most women during their monthly period. The pain usually comes in intense spasms or can sometimes be dull but more constant. The pain could also vary each period. […]

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

Abnormal uterine bleeding happens when you bleed outside your normal monthly period. Your flow can also be heavier and longer than usual. Typically, normal menstrual flow lasts about seven days and occurs every 21 to 35 days. Are you searching for Gyn Brooklyn? Doral Health and Wellness — Women’s Health Center is the best option […]

Taking Care of our Feminine Hygiene

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Although we all learn the basic rules of intimate hygiene growing up, feminine hygiene is still one of the hushed topics in our society. There tends to be a lot of confusion over what is right, what is safe, and what is not in terms of caring for our vagina. However, it is very important […]

Natural Treatment for PCOS

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Polycystic ovarian syndrome, or PCOS, is a hormonal imbalance that affects women of childbearing age. It causes the ovaries to create excess male hormones called androgens. When this hormones’ levels are unusually high it causes your reproductive hormones to become imbalanced.   PCOS is one of the most common causes of female infertility. It also […]

Vaginal Discharge

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Vaginal discharge is the fluid that comes from the vagina. This discharge is usually clear/milky and doesn’t smell bad. The color and thickness usually change together with your monthly cycle. The discharge is thicker when you ovulate when you breastfeed, or when you are sexually excited. This also keeps the vagina clean and helps fight […]

Premenstrual Syndrome

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Premenstrual syndrome or PMS affects most women. Over 90% of women get PMS with varying signs and symptoms. Symptoms are experienced a week or two before their period. Sometimes PMS prevents women from doing their usual daily activities due to the severity of symptoms they experience.   Usually, PMS is a combination of physical and […]

Fibroids

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Fibroids are abnormal noncancerous growth that develops in a woman’s uterus. These tumors can become quite large and cause severe abdominal pain and heavy periods. Fibroids have a lower risk of developing into cancer as they are typically benign.     Fibroids are also known as myomas, uterine myomas, fibroid myomas, and fibromas. Although most women […]

Infertility

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  Infertility is commonly defined as the inability of a woman (or men) to conceive. It is commonly caused by problems of ovulation.   Women who are older than 35 that are trying to conceive for more than a year but failed should immediately consider seeking professional help for proper diagnosis. However, there are several […]

Cervical Cancer 

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Cancer refers to a disease in which some of the body’s cell grow uncontrollably and spread to the other parts of the body.    Cervical cancer is the type of cancer that occurs in the cells of the cervix, which connects the uterus and vagina. In most cases, cervical cancer is caused by infection with […]