Vaginal Dryness: A Look at the Causes and Treatment Options

In a normal and healthy female body, the vaginal walls stay well lubricated pretty much all the time with a clear fluid that is produced as a result of proper estrogen levels. While lacking fluid can seem like no big deal, it can lead to problems…

Three of the Most Prevalent Birth Control Myths Debunked

Birth control is more available now than it has ever been before in history, and in the United States, 98 percent of women have taken birth control at some point in their reproductive life. Though it is common for women to use a medically available…

How to Tell When You're Ovulating: A Few Signs Every Woman Should Know

According to sources, if your menstrual cycle is absolutely on-point like clockwork and your cycle lasts 28 days, you should be ovulating around the 14th day of your cycle. Unfortunately, not every woman's menstrual cycle works like clockwork,…

Causes of Yeast Infections

Itching, burning, and painful discomfort -- yeast infections are one of the most frustrating health problems a woman can face. While the occasional yeast infection is something easily treated, if you have more than four yeast infections per…

Menopause 101: Facts Every Woman Should Know

In technical terms, menopause is the stage in life when a woman will stop menstruating, which sounds simple enough. However, simply waking up one day and no longer having your monthly period is not how menopause works. Your body goes through…

A Look at the Benefits of Robotic Surgery

Learning that you have to have surgery can be scary, but surgical technology has evolved so much in the last several decades that procedures that were once scary don't have to be anymore. Robotic surgery gives surgeons the ability to operate…