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Cancer Genetics

Should I Choose Genetic Cancer Screening for Myself?

Genetic cancer screening is a complex topic, which is why doctors like Dr. Tamar Goldwaser work to help patients understand their risk and options. On an …

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Cancer Screening

Breast Cancer Awareness: Answering Top Questions

On a recent episode of Healthful Woman, Dr. Christina Weltz joined the podcast to review the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. Dr. Weltz is an assistant professor of surgery …

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Cancer Genetics

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Recommends Hereditary Cancer Risk Assessment

If you are a patient at Carnegie Women’s Health, you may have discussed your personal or family history of certain types of cancer with your …

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STDs

When Should You Get Tested for STIs?

STI testing can be daunting and overwhelming, but is a normal and important part of caring for your health. At Carnegie Women’s Health, our OB/GYNs can guide you through your options. …

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Cancer Genetics

Understanding Endometrial and Uterine Cancer

Uterine cancer, or more specifically endometrial cancer, is the most common type of gynecological cancer in the United States. For this reason, it is important …

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Urology

Suffering from Urinary Incontinence? What You Need to Know

On our Healthful Woman podcast, Urogynecology specialist Dr. Alan Garely explained the basics of urinary incontinence in women.  In this blog, we will review a …

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GYN

Fibroids: Symptoms, Treatments, and More

On an episode of Healthful Woman, Dr. Silverstein explained a very common gynecological condition known as fibroids. In that episode, Dr. Silverstein reviewed what fibroids are and what symptoms and …

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Cancer Screening

Cervical Cancer: Symptoms, Testing, and Treatment

On Healthful Woman, GYN Oncologist Dr. Monica Prasad-Hayes explained testing, treatment, and symptoms of gynecological cancers, which includes cervical cancer. In that episode, Dr. Prasad-Hayes and …

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Cancer Screening

What is a Colposcopy?

If you have had an abnormal Pap test result, your doctor is likely to suggest a colposcopy in order to make a diagnosis. This is …

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Birth Control

What Are My Long-Term Birth Control Options?

For patients who are done having children or simply do not want to have children, long-term birth control options are available. To learn which one …

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GYN

What is PMS?

On a recent episode of our podcast “Healthful Woman,” Dr. Caroline Friedman and Dr. Fox discussed PMS and its symptoms, diagnosis, and the difference between normal premenstrual symptoms, Premenstrual Syndrome, and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder. You …

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Annual Exams

What to Expect During a Pap Smear

On Healthful Woman, Dr. Stephanie Lam explained why patients shouldn’t “fear the Pap smear.” A Pap smear is one of the most commonly performed tests that gynecologists conduct, but many …

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Secret™ RF

Why You Should Schedule Your Non-Invasive Mommy Makeover This Holiday Season

If you’ve been working hard this year, then it’s almost time to enjoy some well-deserved time off for the holidays. If you haven’t already made plans, then …

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Nutrition

Everything You Need to Know About Protein

Reviewed by: Casey Seiden MS, RD, CDN, DCES The topic of protein seems to go hand-in-hand with talking about regular eating habits and meal planning. …

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GYN

What is a Hysteroscopy?

Most patients want to avoid surgery as much as possible, and a hysteroscopy is a procedure that allows them to do so when faced with …

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Cancer Genetics

What is Ovarian Cancer Screening and How Does It Work?

Although you probably know that cervical cancer screenings are a regular part of your gynecological care, it’s important to know that ovarian cancer screening is …

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Postpartum

Postpartum Mood Instability and Mood Disorders

Having a new baby is a joyful time, but also commonly causes unstable and intense emotions that can include depression and anxiety. This postpartum mood instability, as well as …

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BioTE

5 Advantages of BioTE Therapy

At Carnegie Women’s Health, we treat hormonal insufficiency using BioTE, an advanced method for bioidentical hormone therapy. Many women, especially those experiencing menopause, suffer from a variety of symptoms …

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Cancer Genetics

Benefits of Genetic Cancer Screening

Especially for those with a family history, screening for cancer is a source of anxiety. However, being as informed as possible about your own health …

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TruSculpt iD

Everything Thing Your Need to Know: TruSculpt Edition

If there’s one thing that has trended over the last couple years and will continue to trend in the next few years, it’s non-invasive body …

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GYN

Healthful Woman Podcast Feature: Dealing with Menopause

On an episode of the Healthful Woman podcast, Dr. Michael Silverstein explained that menopause concerns are common causes for visits to a gynecologist.  A small percentage of women …

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TruSculpt iD

truSculpt iD Appointment Process: What to Expect

Most women have areas of stubborn fat that remain no matter how serious they are about following a balanced diet and suitable exercise routine. It’s common to …

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TruSculpt iD

Why TruSculpt ID Is Better than CoolSculpting, Emsculpt, or Sculpsure

There are many nonsurgical fat reduction options available, as the treatments are increasingly popular. However, this means that it’s difficult as a patient to decide which technology …

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Birth Control

What’s the Difference Between Hormonal and Nonhormonal Birth Control?

As research and technology advances, there are more and more birth control options available. These options can be sorted into two basic categories: hormonal and …

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