March 2, 2022

When we think about menopause there are probably a few different things that come to mind when thinking about the topic.  Do you think about the hot flashes, insomnia, or mood swings?  None of those sound very exciting, right?  Here we will go over some of the symptoms and possible treatments. Yes, there are ways […]


Stress & Your Body

February 25, 2022

Stress is our body’s normal reaction to many situations and it happens to everyone. When you experience changes or challenges in life (stressors), your body produces a physical and mental response to those challenges. That natural reaction is called stress. What is stressing Americans out?  According to Statista, the COVID-19 pandemic is at the top […]

Morning Sickness

February 17, 2022

Finding out that you are pregnant can be exciting for many new parents.  However, that excitement can dampen some with a classic case of morning sickness.  Don’t fear morning sickness is generally temporary for most women.  Approximately 7 in 10 pregnant women have morning sickness in the first trimester of pregnancy. Generally, it starts about […]

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Work-life “Balance”

February 11, 2022

Becoming a mom can be such a joyful experience.  Some might even say being a mom is truly a blessing.  However, there may be times you think to yourself…  Why does this blessing make me so tired, stressed, or anxious (or all of the above)?  We all have heard or have felt just how overwhelming […]

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How To Be Supportive To Someone With Cancer

February 2, 2022

When one of our loved ones receives a cancer diagnosis it can be beyond our comprehension.  You might at times feel helpless and wonder in what ways you can be supportive.  It is such a fragile time for those that have been diagnosed and for those people that love them. Did you know that many […]

Fertility Awareness Method

January 26, 2022

The fertility awareness method is a natural form of birth control that involves tracking your cycle to detect ovulation.  What is the Fertility Awareness Method? The Fertility Awareness Method (FAM) involves knowing and recognizing when you are most likely to get pregnant during your menstrual cycle. In general, women are most fertile a few days […]


Cervical Health Awareness

January 20, 2022

When we think of all the things that have changed in our lives since 2020… Does going to the doctor for your routine checkups or preventive care screenings make the list?  Well, yes – yes it does.  According to the CDC, in April 2020, cancer screenings done through the CDC’s National Breast and Cervical Cancer […]

What is Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder?

January 18, 2022

Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD) is similar to PMS but causes more severe symptoms. These symptoms become noticeable one to two weeks before a period begins. PMDD affects up to 10% of women who get periods. Those with anxiety, depression, PMS or a family history of PMS or PMDD may be more prone to experiencing PMDD.  […]

Happy & Healthy New Year

January 6, 2022

When we start a new year what is the first thing that comes to mind?  New year, new you?  Does your mind immediately go into ways you can improve your quality of life in some fashion or another?  Generally, setting some kind of goal or resolution is a popular way to address the new year.  […]

Miscarriage – Early, Late, Recurring

December 22, 2021

When we hear the word miscarriage, there is oftentimes an assumption that the expectant mother did something “wrong” during the pregnancy. However, this is not the case and miscarriage is actually a lot more common than you may think. Whatever the reason, this is a devastating experience for any expectant parent.  Miscarriages happen in about […]