Aging is a natural part of life, but with growing older comes changes to your body. While some of these changes can be positive and fulfilling, other changes can be frustrating to deal with, such as with the signs and symptoms of menopause. Here’s the rundown on menopause from our Miami OB/GYN, Dr. Susan Fox.
The human papillomavirus (HPV) is one of the most common viruses out there, and yet there are plenty of myths and misconceptions surrounding HPV. How do I get HPV? Can it be treated? How safe and effective is HPV treatment or the HPV vaccine? These are all questions you may be asking or have asked […]
From reducing hormonal acne to regulating menstrual cycles, birth control can do so much more than preventing pregnancy. Here are just a few of birth control’s benefits that you may be able to get when you visit an OB/GYN.
Now that it’s finally the new year, you’re probably thinking about all the things on your list you have to check off. This might include doctor’s appointments, tax preparation, and cleaning out closets.
Your gynecologist or OB/GYN should be the person you are as honest as possible with about your female health. It may seem TMI to tell your doctor certain things, but trust us—no amount of information about your body is too much for your OB/GYN in Miami. Help your doctor give you the most accurate diagnoses […]
This year, Thanksgiving falls on November 26—the same date as National Family Health History Day! Many healthcare providers encourage patients to use this day as a way to have important conversations about the history of health in your family, so what better day to do that than Thanksgiving? When you’re sitting down with your family […]
An integral part of female health is preventive care against several different types of cancer that women can develop. This is why cancer screenings in Miami are so necessary during annual well-woman exams with your OB/GYN.
As one of the world’s most common cancers, don’t think breast cancer can’t happen to you. Regular cancer screenings and exams from your OB/GYN are among the most important forms of preventive care for women.
We’re going back to the basics! Many young girls learn about the female reproductive system and the menstruation cycle for the first time in school or at home. Still, to stay healthy as you get older, it’s important to refresh your memory and stay current on female health topics and birth control care developments. Here’s […]
Fibroids and the Well Woman Exam in Miami Did you know that about 80% of women experience fibroids by the age of 50? Fibroids are common and are treatable, so here are some things you should know about the best fibroid treatment and how it’s related to a well-woman exam in Miami.