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The Sweet Science of Glucose: Understanding its Impact on Your Body

We often hear the terms “glucose” and “sugar” used interchangeably, but they are not exactly the same. Glucose is a type of sugar, and it plays a pivotal role in our body’s energy metabolism. It’s essential to differentiate between these terms because understanding how glucose affects the body is crucial for maintaining good health. In

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Nurturing Your Body’s Foundation: A Guide to Bone Health

October is not just about pumpkin spice lattes and colorful autumn leaves; it’s also for Bone and Joint Health Awareness! Your bones are the unsung heroes of your body, providing structure, support, and protection. To honor Bone and Joint Action Week, let’s discuss what makes bones healthy and strong, how to take care of them,

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Understanding PCOS: Symptoms, Risks, and Awareness

September is Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Awareness Month, dedicated to spreading knowledge on this common yet often misunderstood health condition. PCOS affects millions of women worldwide and can have a significant impact on reproductive and overall health. In this blog, we will delve into what PCOS is, its symptoms, associated risks, and why it’s crucial

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Embarking on Medical Progress Through Clinical Trials

When it comes to medical advancement, clinical trials stand as the cornerstone of progress. These carefully designed research studies pave the way for new treatments, medications, and interventions that can improve the quality of life for countless individuals. Beyond the possibility of innovative breakthroughs, participating in a clinical trial can offer participants a chance to

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Uterine Fibroids: Empowering Women with Knowledge

Uterine fibroids, though common, often remain a mystery for many women. These non-cancerous growths in the uterus can lead to uncomfortable symptoms and, in some cases, can be confused for other conditions. In this blog, we will shed light on uterine fibroids, explore their symptoms, and distinguish them from other common conditions like endometriosis. It

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CMV: Q&A With Dr. Fuller

Cytomegalovirus, (CMV) is a common and highly contagious viral infection that can affect infants during pregnancy. Many are unaware of the virus, so we’ve asked our very own Co-Medical Director and Gynecologist, Dr. Ashley Fuller, to answer some general questions about CMV. As an advocate for women’s health and pursuer of medical breakthroughs, Dr. Fuller brings

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Managing Migraines: The More You Know

Migraines are more than just severe headaches. They are complex neurological conditions that can significantly impact daily life. Understanding the different types of migraines, their causes, symptoms, and available treatments is essential for effective management. In this blog, we will delve into the various types of migraines, explore their underlying causes, discuss common symptoms, and

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The Importance of Regular OB-GYN Check-Ups

As women, we lead busy lives juggling multiple roles and responsibilities. Amidst this hustle and bustle, it’s crucial not to overlook one of the most vital aspects of our well-being: regular visits to the OB-GYN. These check-ups are not only about maintaining reproductive health but also play a crucial role in overall wellness and early

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