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8 04, 2018

Why Do Pelvic Floor Muscles Get Weak (And What To Do About It)


Pelvic floor disorders have become exceedingly common in recent years, and a new study from the The Journal of the American Medical Association reports that out of 1,961 female respondents from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 23.7% or one-fourth of the total respondents reported some degree of pelvic floor weakness, resulting in [...]

4 03, 2018

How Yoga Can Help Keep You Healthy


Yoga has been a popular go-to for both men and women for decades now because it simply works. Low-impact and easy on the joints, yoga can be performed by all ages – yes even those in their fifties and can help prevent many health conditions as it is a form of exercise and it [...]

4 02, 2018

How Will I Know When I’m In Menopause?


Menopause pertains to a period in a woman’s life when she no longer menstruates. Menstruation means a woman can still technically become pregnant. The cessation of menstruation can bring big changes to a woman’s body and consequently, her life. Of course, the most common cause of menopause is natural aging. The female body eventually [...]

4 01, 2018

Planning Out Your Weight Goals For the New Year


Women who want to lose weight need to consult first with their primary healthcare provider before embarking on a weight loss journey. There are some cases when a woman needs to be careful about changing her weight because of an existing medical condition. Heart disease, diabetes, endocrinal disease – all these make weight loss [...]

2 12, 2017

Optimal Female Health & Wellness: Why A Specialist Is Key


Attaining peak female wellness can be easy if your primary care provider specializes in female reproductive health and has broad experience in diagnosing and treating a wide range of female reproductive health problems. Gynecology is essential for female health and you must always give your body the best possible care. How do you know [...]

7 11, 2017

What Should I Look For In A New Gynecologist?


Many women find it difficult to find the right gynecologist. Due to this, it may lead to a feeling of anxiety or worry. However, finding the right gynecologist is a process that takes time. For most women, a relationship with a gynecologist is very personal and sometimes lifelong. It should be noted that privacy [...]

9 10, 2017

Primary Care Services at Understanding Women


Today’s woman faces various health challenges. These challenges tend to increase as she gets older. Considering the importance of a woman in the society, such health issues cannot be taken lightly, and this is where The Understanding Women Clinic comes in. We understand that health plays an important part of your life. It is [...]

12 08, 2017

We Provide Urodynamic Testing for Urinary Incontinence


Urodynamic testing is a measurement done to check the efficiency and function of the bladder, so as to establish the cause of urinary incontinence. Urinary incontinence is a health condition that affects more roughly 18 million women in the United States. It has a negative effect on the quality of life, and if left [...]

12 07, 2017

Why It’s Important to Visit a Gynecologist for Regular Checkups


A visit to a gynecologist can be considered an important rite of passage for women. This means that your body is maturing, which is both exciting and scary, most especially for those who are unsure about what to expect. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists or ACOG, the recommended age for [...]