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Reduce the Risk of Breast Cancer in Just 25 Minutes a Day!

October 8, 2019 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on Reduce the Risk of Breast Cancer in Just 25 Minutes a Day!

Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second-leading cause of cancer deaths in women. Because of this, it is no surprise that much research has been done to discover how women can reduce their risk of development. Did you know that with just 25 minutes of physical activity a day your risk of developing breast cancer decreases?... View Article ⇒


September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month – Know the Signs and Symptoms

September 9, 2019 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month – Know the Signs and Symptoms

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness month and Greenville Women’s Care would like to make you aware of the signs and symptoms of this disease. Ovarian cancer is a type of cancer that may have multiple causes and it may begin in the ovary or adjacent structures including the Fallopian tube and lining of our abdominal cavity.  A woman’s reproductive system... View Article ⇒


Top Pregnancy Apps

August 14, 2019 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on Top Pregnancy Apps

For expectant mothers, pregnancy can be an overwhelming time in their life. There is a lot of information to absorb, like what types of food to avoid, how to stay fit while pregnant and how to prepare for baby’s arrival. In addition to the expertise from your obstetrician, there are many smartphone apps that can help mothers-to-be navigate the world... View Article ⇒


Preventing Vaginal Yeast Infections

July 11, 2019 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on Preventing Vaginal Yeast Infections

Yeast infections are fairly common. If you’re like three-quarters of women, you’re likely to get at least one during your lifetime, and fifty percent are likely to get two or more. More times than not, a yeast infection is due to an overgrowth of Candida. Candida is a type of yeast that occurs naturally on the skin. Yeast is part... View Article ⇒


Osteoporosis – Preventable & Treatable

June 18, 2019 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on Osteoporosis – Preventable & Treatable

Osteoporosis is a condition of fragile, brittle bones, and if not prevented or treated, can lead to easily breaking a bone like your rib or hip after a fall.  Osteoporosis is a health threat for millions of Americans. It is estimated that 10 million people have the condition and over 30 million others have low bone mass, also known as... View Article ⇒


Preparing For A Visit To The Gynecologist

May 14, 2019 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on Preparing For A Visit To The Gynecologist

Whether you’re heading to the gynecologist for an annual checkup or to get help with a medical issue, there are several things you can do, or avoid, beforehand to make your visit as streamlined as possible. Having efficient and thorough appointments is important because many women use their OB-GYN as their primary care doctor. 1. Make sure you ask for... View Article ⇒


All About Infertility Evaluations

November 22, 2018 10:45 am Published by Comments Off on All About Infertility Evaluations

First things first. What is an infertility evaluation? An infertility evaluation is a combination of exams and tests that are used to help determine the reason why you and your partner have not conceived. The goal of this evaluation is to find a cause, so that a possible treatment can be determined. In many cases, a successful treatment for infertility... View Article ⇒


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 ⇒


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