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How to Tell When Labor Begins

October 23, 2018 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on How to Tell When Labor Begins

What happens when labor begins? As you begin to labor, your cervix will open or dilate. Your uterus, which contain muscles, will contact at regular intervals. This will cause your abdomen to become hard. Between contractions it will soften as your uterus relaxes. Feeling as if the baby has dropped lower is a sign that labor is approaching in anywhere... View Article ⇒


Ovarian Cysts – Symptoms, Types and Treatment

September 14, 2018 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on Ovarian Cysts – Symptoms, Types and Treatment

An ovarian cyst is a pouch or sac that forms in or on the ovary. It is filled with fluid or other tissue. Ovarian cysts are very common and can occur in women during childbearing years or after menopause. In the majority of cases, ovarian cysts are benign, meaning that are not cancerous, and they go away on their own... View Article ⇒


21 Reasons to Visit Greenville Women’s Clinic Before Age 21

August 16, 2018 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on 21 Reasons to Visit Greenville Women’s Clinic Before Age 21

Although most young women don’t need to have a pap test until they are about 21 years old, there many reason why you should see a gynecologist before you reach that age. Get advice on maintaining a healthy body weight and feel good about your body. Start habits for keeping your bones healthy and strong. Learn how to recognize, prevent... View Article ⇒


How To Get A Better Night’s Sleep

July 3, 2018 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on How To Get A Better Night’s Sleep

Your quality of sleep directly affects your physical and mental health. Fall short of the amount of sleep you need and it can take a serious toll on your daytime energy, productivity, emotional balance and even your weight! There are steps you can take to have a better night’s sleep. The tossing and turning and struggling to fall asleep can... View Article ⇒


Sexually Transmitted Diseases – What You Need To Know

June 19, 2018 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on Sexually Transmitted Diseases – What You Need To Know

If you’re sexually active, including oral, anal or vaginal intercourse and genital touching, you can get a Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD). STDs often have no signs or symptoms, and even with no symptoms, you can pass the infection onto your partners. It’s important to use a condom during sex, and visit your doctor regularly for STD screenings, so you can... View Article ⇒


Postpartum Depression – What You Need To Know

May 22, 2018 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on Postpartum Depression – What You Need To Know

Having a baby is a big deal, and the birth of a baby can trigger many powerful emotions, from excitement and joy to fear and anxiety. But it can also result in something unexpected — depression. Mothers often have a lot of different feelings and emotions in the weeks and months after they give birth. These feelings can change often,... View Article ⇒


Heart Health Tips For Women

April 19, 2018 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on Heart Health Tips For Women

Did you know that heart disease is the number one killer of women, causing one in three deaths each year? That’s about one women every minute! The latest findings from the American Heart Association also report that: around 44 million women in the U.S. are affected by cardiovascular diseases 90% of women have one or more risk factors for heart... View Article ⇒


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What Does Motherhood Mean to You?

June 28, 2017 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on What Does Motherhood Mean to You?

Motherhood, I invite you to think about what this word means to you?  As an Obstetrician, I am blessed to witness the miracle of pregnancy and childbirth where every delivery is like I am in awe for the first time.  But I would be remiss in not talking about my Patients who become a Mother in other ways.  Mothers who... View Article ⇒


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Tips to Avoid the Holiday Blues

December 13, 2016 12:30 pm Published by Comments Off on Tips to Avoid the Holiday Blues

The holidays provide joy and happiness for many. Time off from work, quality time with family and annual traditions generate feelings of warmth and love. But it also can activate many negative emotions for some people. There are many causes for this collection of symptoms that has come to be known as the “Holiday Blues.” Causes Decreased exercise People tend... View Article ⇒


Survivor Stories: LaDena

October 12, 2016 9:04 am Published by Comments Off on Survivor Stories: LaDena

My name is LaDena Renwick Tilley. I fought breast cancer twice and I won!! I was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1999 and had a lumpectomy with chemotherapy and radiation. I was 30 years old. Then, in 2013, I was diagnosed again and had a bilateral mastectomy. I never thought in a million years that I’d be going through... View Article ⇒


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