Preparing Your Daughter For Menses

As a parent of a teen or preteen girl, you may worry about how to prepare her for her first period. That can be a very delicate and sensitive subject that can sometimes be hard to breach. Fortunately, gynecologists are experts at discussing the topic with women of any age. If you need help talking to your daughter, and you just don't know where to start, you may want to schedule a gynecologic appointment. [Read More]

Choosing Your Childbirth Plan: What To Consider

When you are pregnant, you have a lot on your mind. One of those things is developing a childbirth plan for the birth of your new baby. Creating a childbirth plan is a very personal and almost intimate thing in a woman's or a couple's life. And in the process of developing this plan, there are some important factors to consider. Get to know some of the factors to keep in mind when choosing your childbirth plan. [Read More]

Here's What You Should Know About Using Hemp Oil For Chronic Pain

If you are dealing with chronic pain due to an accident, arthritis, or any other reason, you may be considering the use of hemp oil to relieve some of the pain. You can find hemp oil on the market both online and off, so getting your hands on some should be a cinch. Here are a few things you should know before buying your first batch of hemp oil: It Isn't Exactly the Same as CBD Oil [Read More]

Why A Pelvic Exam Is So Important

As a woman, you are going to need to go to the gynecologist for a pelvic exam at least once per year. It is an exam that a lot of women neglect to have done, but it's one that is just as important as having a routine medical exam each year. Women tend to neglect this appointment, possibly because they are uncomfortable, or because they feel it isn't necessary, but that couldn't be more wrong. [Read More]