Category: Women’s Health

  • How successful is IVF with Donor Eggs?

    IVF with Donor Eggs is a fertility treatment option for individuals who are unable getting pregnant on their own eggs as the result of infertility. IVF with Donor Eggs is also the best option for a same-sex couple where neither partner produces eggs. When a couple cannot be helped through procedures such as in vitro […]

  • Top 4 Causes of an Overactive Thyroid

    If you have ever had swelling in your neck or felt long periods of tiredness and soreness of your joints, you would have seen your doctor and the subject of an overactive thyroid would have come up. It’s one of those things we hear about a lot as we get older but, it’s not something […]

  • How Big Should You Go with Breast Enlargement Surgery?

    You’ve made the decision to undergo breast implant surgery and you’re all set to meet with your plastic surgeon. But now comes the big decision. Just how big should you go with your implants? There is often the temptation to go significantly larger, particularly if you’ve been flat-chested for your entire life. This can be […]

  • There are Changing Regulations Surrounding Birth Control Services

    There has been a lot of discussion surrounding birth control over the past few years. There has been a push to make birth control more accessible to everyone across the country, particularly women who come from disadvantaged backgrounds. Now, there is greater access to contraception; however, there are still major issues that need to be tackled. […]

  • Pregnancy diet: what food to eat and what to avoid

    Pregnancy is a time during which a woman experiences many discomforts. It is not all for naught – after 9 months, a child is born, which more than makes up for all the unpleasantries. The difficulties don’t end here, for the next several years you’ll have to watch every step of your child and to […]

  • 6 Reasons Why Women Need to Add more Protein to their Diet

    Protein is incredibly important. In fact, it accounts for 20% of our body weight and helps in the synthesis of hormones, enzymes, and vital cellular structures. Protein also helps us with fluid balance and with building antibodies that protect against infection. In short, without proper protein consumption, we would not survive. Many women stay away […]

  • What Is a “Mommy Makeover”?

    While having and raising children is an incredibly rewarding and unique experience, it can come with a few changes. Outside of the joys of raising a child and the known lack of sleep that may happen over the first year, a very personal change is the impact pregnancy, giving birth, and breastfeeding may have on […]

  • How Yoga Can Help You Get Into a Better Mindset

    Perhaps the biggest inhibitor to success (and also the greatest ally for it) is your mindset. No matter what you’re doing, whether it’s reaching for new financial or professional goals or trying to get healthy, the mindset you bring into the pursuit can directly affect the outcome. Think back on a time when you failed […]

  • When Is It The Best Time To Take Prenatal Vitamins?

    Preparing for the arrival of a baby is one of the most precious moments in our lives, and we take all of the precautions to make sure everything goes smoothly. While super healthy foods for pregnant women do exist, sometimes it’s not easy to reach the recommended nutrient intake.  For added support, expectant mothers are […]