We’re all guilty of forgetting about our annual doctor’s appointments. Don’t put your gynecologist on the back-burner. If you’re due for a pap smear or any other checkups included in a well woman exam, make visiting your OB/GYN a New Year’s resolution!
That bubble bath you love so much might not be that good for you. If you care about women’s health, you’re probably familiar with the importance of maintaining women’s vaginal hygiene. However, many women aren’t aware of a very common problem that is often caused by taking a luxurious, sweet-smelling bath in the tub.
We can all agree pretty much agree that periods are the worst. PMS symptoms can vary from mood swings to bloating, or worst of all, cramps. Here are a few tips to ease menstrual cramps.
Menopause is not something many women are comfortable talking about, yet it can play a huge role in a woman’s life. If you’re getting closer to this stage of your life, here are some menopause symptoms you should look out for:
Breastfeeding is a pivotal part of motherhood and nurturing a newborn baby, but what happens if you don’t? Here are ten of the best reasons to breastfeed that you should keep in mind if you’re unsure.
Whether you’re a new mom or very experienced, breastfeeding can be intimidating. Not only is it an intimate bonding time with your child that you’re probably looking forward to, but also you may be scared of how it could go wrong for you and your child. Here are ten of the best breastfeeding tips for […]
As an IUD becomes one of the most popular and effective forms of birth control, you might have found yourself interested in it at one point. While you probably know what essentially an IUD is and what it generally looks like, IUD placement at a doctor’s office is a whole other story.
Taking care of your body is one of the best things you can do for yourself, especially when it comes to taking care of your vagina. There are plenty of aspects involved in keeping everything down there healthy, but one of the most important aspects is that of vaginal pH balance. Without having this in […]
Being a new mom is scary, we know. Not only did you just endure forty weeks of pregnancy and a nerve-wracking childbirth, but now you’re probably worried about both taking care of your baby and taking care of your body. Let’s face it; your body’s going through a lot. As much as you probably want […]
Tampons are a popular feminine hygiene product and have been around for years. While the technology of tampons has drastically changed over time, the basic gist of it still remains: A tampon acts as “plug” inside of the vagina that absorbs menstrual blood. While most women know what a modern-day tampon is and how it […]