Urinary tract infections, also known as UTIs, are a common problem among women. Researchers believe that more than half of all women will experience a UTI at some point in their life. A woman’s urethra is much shorter than a man’s, leading to more opportunities for bacteria ….
A pelvic floor disorder has the potential to disrupt your life in many ways. The pelvic floor is a series of muscles and connective tissue that runs from the pubic bone to the bottom of the spine or the coccyx. It acts as a sling to support crucial organs like the bladder, bowels, and uterus. Furthermore, the contracting and relaxation of these muscles …
Endometriosis diet aims to minimize foods that boost estrogen levels or certain types of prostaglandins, which can contribute to endometriosis flare-ups, pain, and other complications from the disorder. Consuming the right foods can help to soothe symptoms and reduce inflammation ……..
“Experts estimate that a uterine condition called adenomyosis may affect between 20% to 35% of women. The condition can cause painfu, heavy, prolonged”
Pelvic Pain is pain that is felt in the lower part of the abdomen where the bladder, bowels, uterus, and ovaries are located. This kind of pain usually stems from the reproductive system, urinary system or the digestive system and can be classified as either chronic or acute pain. There are a number of
Endometriosis is the implantation of the endometrial tissue in the pelvis or the abdomen. Endometrial tissue is what you see on your pad during menses. We think it finds its way to the inside of the abdomen through the fallopian tubes, tubes attaching the inside of the uterus to the inside of the abdomen. In most
Ovarian cysts are one of the most common findings in women of reproductive age. The majority of women I see in the office with ovarian cysts complain of a combination of menstrual irregularities, pain with menstruation or intercourse, and abdominal distention. In some cases, the pain and bleeding is so severe
Hemorrhoids are painful varicose veins in the anal area, which can get inflamed and cause significant pain and discomfort. Traditional surgical treatment involves excision of the hemorrhoids that can be very painful with a long recovery time. Using radiofrequency and electrocautery, we are able to treat
One of the most common conditions women complain of is heavy vaginal bleeding and pain during their menstruation cycle. Adenomyosis, or uterine endometriosis, is one of the most prevalent conditions
Interstitial cystitis (IC) is a chronic pelvic pain condition that has its origin in the bladder. Two to seven percent or the population (primarily women) suffer from this potentially debilitating condition. Women with recurrent urinary tract infection symptoms and negative cultures …..