One of the simplest and easiest ways for women to stay on top of their health is to have a mammogram starting at age 40 and each year thereafter. It takes just minutes, results are relatively quick, and it gives you a feeling of control over your life.
To my patients, I have not only enjoyed, but had the honor to care for you and your families over the last 23 years. With a lot of joy, and some sadness, I am writing to let you know of my intention to retire.
If you have been suffering with the symptoms of fibroids for years and now are approaching menopause, you want to know what to expect. Will the symptoms get worse, better, or not change at all? How does menopause affect fibroids?
To my cherished patients, It is with great excitement for the next phase of my life that I am writing to notify you that as of October 21, 2021 I will no longer be available for in office visits. I will be available for telemedicine consultation by appointment scheduled through women’s health partners until April 2022 at which time I will be retiring.
Unfortunately, due to the rising COVID-19 case numbers in Palm Beach and Broward Counties, we have had to update our policy regarding visitors attending office appointments. Effective Monday, August 16th, we are no longer allowing support persons or children with patients in the office.
Being told you have a high risk pregnancy can cause anxiety, but it’s not as frightening as you may first think. In fact, most women make it through their pregnancy with little to no negative complications. That does not mean, however,
The importance of a healthy diet during pregnancy cannot be overstated. Studies show that there are less complications when moms-to-be eat a healthy diet before and during pregnancy. With that in mind, let’s look at what is considered a healthy diet and how it can help.
The first thing you should know if you have an abnormal Pap smear is not to panic. There are many possible causes for an abnormal result, and most of them are not something to get concerned about immediately. If it does happen,
85% of women who have unprotected sex, even occasionally, get pregnant within a year. Those odds are not in your favor if you’re not ready to have a child. Choosing a contraceptive method that’s right for you can involve some due diligence and clear thinking.
We do recommend that pregnant women and breastfeeding women consider getting a COVID-19 vaccine. The safety of COVID-19 vaccines during pregnancy or while breastfeeding is still being studied. However, pregnant women are more likely to get seriously ill if they get COVID-19.