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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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Birth Control

Should I Combine Birth Control Methods?

While some people only think of pills when they hear the phrase “birth control,” there are many options for birth control. Choosing a birth control method is …

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Birth Control

Nine Tips for Using Birth Control

There are plenty of birth control options available to suit a wide variety of needs and preferences. The most effective birth control plan includes planning …

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Birth Control

What is a Vasectomy?

When looking at your birth control options with your partner, and you are confident you no longer plan a future pregnancy, vasectomy is an excellent option. It …

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Birth Control

What Emergency Contraceptives Should I Take?

Emergency contraception is a method of preventing pregnancy that can be used in the event that you have unprotected sex, or your regular birth control fails. Emergency contraception options include pills, …

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Birth Control

What’s the Most Effective Birth Control Method?

If you’re hoping to not get pregnant once you become sexually active, it’s perfectly normal and responsible to look for the safest and most effective type of birth control …

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Nutrition

How to Stop Overeating

Reviewed by: Casey Seiden MS, RD, CDN, DCES  There are a lot of reasons that people overeat, and it’s likely that you’re very familiar with your tendencies. …

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Secret™ RF

Non-Invasive Mommy Makeover for the Face: How You Can Boost Your Look Without Surgery

Although many women focus on the effects that childbearing can have on the body, visible aging in the face is another area where plenty of …

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Nutrition

The Benefits of Cutting Out Sugar— and How to Get Started

Reviewed by: Casey Sieden MS, RD, CDN, DCES Cutting out sugar is usually the first piece of advice you’ll see when it comes to improving …

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GYN

Why It’s Important to Get Regular Pap Smears

If the thought of a Pap smear fills you with anxiety, you’re not alone. Most women can talk at length about their Pap smear experiences …

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TruSculpt iD

The Top 5 Benefits of truSculpt® iD

If you’ve never heard of truSculpt® iD, there are plenty of reasons to consider this non-surgical fat reduction option. Whether you’ve lost significant weight or …

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Birth Control

What’s the Best Type of Birth Control for Me?

For many decades, the pill was the only type of birth control available. Fortunately, things have come a long way and there are now more …

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Secret™ RF

Why Choose Secret™ RF Over Traditional Microneedling?

The more that we learn about the process of aging, the more we discover that a loss of volume and collagen is responsible for many …

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Annual Exams

What to Expect At Your First Well Woman’s Exam

If you’ve never been to a gynecologist, it’s normal to have a bit of anxiety when you finally schedule a visit. This is probably because …

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Adolescent Gynecology

When Should My Daughter Start Seeing a Gynecologist?

If you have a teenage daughter, it can seem like it’s too early to start considering her reproductive health. Likely, your daughter feels uncomfortable about …

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