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What You Can Do To Take Care of Your Mental Health

Though the mental health effects of the COVID-19 pandemic are still felt by people all over the world, women face additional and distinct mental health challenges that can impact their overall wellbeing every day. Let’s look at some of the…
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How Can Vaginal Prolapse Be Repaired & What Kind of Surgery Is Needed?

Vaginal prolapse occurs when the pelvic muscles and connective tissues weaken, allowing other organs (including the uterus, bladder, or parts of the lower intestine) to drop beyond their normal position and into the vaginal canal. Characterized…
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Endometriosis: What is it, Symptoms, and Treatments

Endometriosis is a gynecological condition affecting about 11% of women in the United States. These women often struggle with severe menstrual cramps and reproductive complications. If you are experiencing similar problems, and are wondering…
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Dr. Durrett and Dr. Mora Return to “the Weekly Check-up” on Wsb Radio

On Sunday, January 30th, 2022, Avant Gynecology’s Drs. Lynley Durrett and Obiamaka Mora returned as guests on The Weekly Check-Up on News/Talk WSB Radio. During the show, Drs. Durrett and Mora spoke about several women’s health topics…
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What Is Cervical Cancer and How You Can Prevent It

While January is nationally slated as Cervical Health Awareness Month, this serious disease was once “the leading cause of cancer death for women in the United States,” and still affects thousands of women annually. It’s why we believe…
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The Importance of Getting Your Annual Pap Smear

Annual gynecological exams are an important part of preventive wellness for women, giving you the opportunity to discuss any health changes or evolving needs with our practitioners. During these yearly visits, you’ll also receive a Pap smear,…