Sexually transmitted diseases can cause potentially serious health issues for you and your baby. If you have an STD, you should work closely with an OB/GYN for treatment and to prevent complications so you have a healthy pregnancy.
Managing skin health doesn’t end when you reach a certain age. In fact, estrogen levels dip as you age, so you may notice entirely new challenges in caring for your skin. The good news is, there’s something you can do.
Endometriosis is more than just painful. The resulting scar tissue can make it harder to get pregnant. Treatment options are available to alleviate your pain and significantly improve symptoms such as heavy bleeding.
Planning a pregnancy is an exciting time, and the sooner you prepare your body, the better. Rely on your OB/GYN for the care and guidance you need to have the healthiest possible pregnancy and delivery.
For many women, menopause brings with it symptoms that can affect your self-image, including weight gain. Fortunately, effective solutions are available to treat symptoms of menopause so you feel like yourself again.
Pregnant? Congratulations! To make this wonderful experience as comfortable and joyous as possible, it’s important to find the right OB/GYN to join you on this journey. Get five important tips to help you pick the best doctor for you.
Are you tired? Moody? Forgetful? Not interested in sex? You may have a hormone imbalance. The good news is that you can resolve your issues with effective treatment. Learn the common symptoms of hormone imbalance.
Pregnant? Congratulations! You’re ready for prenatal care, which is the care you receive during your pregnancy. Learn what services are included and why prenatal care visits are so important for your health and the health of your unborn child.
Not ready for children? Not ready for more children? There are many birth control options available. In fact, there are so many, it can be challenging to choose the right one. Learn about all your options so you can find the right one.
If you suffer from uncomfortable heavy menstrual periods, there’s hope. One very effective way to eliminate the heavy bleeding is a treatment called endometrial ablation. But does it affect your fertility?
A natural decrease in hormone production causes the three phases of menopause (perimenopause, menopause, and postmenopause). As hormone levels begin to decline, a variety of symptoms may present themselves. Learn more in this BioTe article!
Are you experiencing disturbing menopause symptoms such as hot flashes and sleep problems? Learn about two effective treatments: bioidentical hormone replacement therapy and traditional hormone replacement therapy, and which one is best for you.
Baby’s on the way and you’re doing everything right — eating healthy, plenty of exercise, keeping your prenatal appointments. But as summer heats up, you’ll need a few more tricks in your bag to keep your skin cool and healthy. Try these tips.
If your period lasts more than seven days or you need to change your tampon or pad every hour or so, you may have heavy periods, a common and treatable medical condition. Learn how endometrial ablation can relieve you of your heavy periods.
You’re pregnant and eager to see what your baby looks like and to learn about your baby’s health while the fetus is growing inside you. Ultrasounds provide a look inside the womb. Learn about the different ultrasounds and what they can tell you.
Does one of your parents or siblings have cancer? Are you worried that you may get cancer as well? Learn about hereditary cancer screening and how it can help you determine your risk for developing the cancer that runs in your family.
Are you gaining weight? Feeling depressed? Having trouble sleeping? You may be suffering from symptoms of low estrogen. Find out how low estrogen can affect your body and how you can restore you levels and relieve symptoms.
Are you gaining weight for no reason? Do you have acne like when you were a teenager? Tired? Irritable? You may have a hormonal imbalance. Find out how to get your hormones back in balance and your body and mind back to normal.
Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.
For many women, morning sickness is the least favorite part of pregnancy. While not an indication of your health or your baby’s, morning sickness can put a damper on your daily activity. We offer the following tips to help manage these challenging symptoms
Getting regular exercise when you’re pregnant is one of the best things you can do to stay healthy, counteract pregnancy-related symptoms, and prepare for labor and delivery. Read on to learn the safest way to stay active during pregnancy.
There is no “one size fits all” when it comes to what you can expect after menopause. Each woman’s experience is uniquely her own. But there are general truths about how menopause might affect your sex life and a few myths you should ignore.
To help ensure a healthy baby, there are weight milestones to achieve during each trimester of pregnancy. Your doctor also provides the weight guidance you need to prevent gestational diabetes and other health conditions.
The human papillomavirus, or HPV, is garnering a lot of attention recently, thanks to efforts by the medical community and the United States government to increase awareness of this common sexually-transmitted infection.
No cure for hot flashes exists, but you can learn to minimize symptoms and manage them when they arise. Doing so can be tricky when you’re at work, but the Center for Women’s Health is here to help you learn to manage them even when out in public.
If you’ve decided the time is right to start trying to conceive, there’s a lot you can do in advance to ensure that your pregnancy and baby are as healthy as possible, from taking prenatal vitamins to quitting smoking.
You may already know what it’s like to have hot flashes caused by hormonal changes during menopause. You may not know that changes in your hormone levels can also cause exhaustion, weight gain, excessively dry skin, and loss of muscle mass. Bioidentical ho