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Community Health: Education, Prevention and Inspiration

Empowering people to make healthy, respectful and responsible choices.

Using Period Tracking Apps

While visiting their healthcare provider, women of various ages will often encounter two seemingly simple questions: "when was your last period?" and "are your periods fairly regular?" While these are routine questions, women may not have a readily available answer. Being able to answer these questions is important because they give healthcare providers a lot of information and may alert them t...

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FDA Discourages the Use of Laparoscopic Power Morcellation During Hysterectomy or Myomectomy for Uterine Fibroids

Many women choose to undergo laparoscopic hysterectomy (removing the uterus) or myomectomy (removing uterine fibroids) in the treatment of uterine fibroids. Laparoscopic surgeries tend to be less invasive, are associated with shorter post-operative recovery time, and reduced risk of infection compared to abdominal hysterectomy and myomectomy. Morcellation is the process of dividing tiss...

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Endometriosis........

Talking to a friend today about her infertility problems and procedures and listening to her laugh, cry and even feel a sense of disappointment at times throughout this entire process, I've decided to bring more awareness and education to the issue that causes most women the inability to have children. Endometriosis…… Endometriosis is the development of...

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