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August 9, 2022
At-Home Fertility Testing: What Are My Collection Options?

At-home pregnancy testing has been around since the late 1970s, and these handy tests expedited and revolutionized the way that couples found out they were expecting. They work by sampling the urine for a hormone that is found during pregnancy. And they’ve worked so well that the technology is now moving to give couples answers […]

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August 8, 2022
Signs of Labor

You may have wondered what labor looks like and how it feels. You are not alone. Many pregnant women also ask questions about how it will feel, what to expect, and how long it will last. This article will discuss what labor is and how to know you are in labor. What is labor? Labor […]

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August 4, 2022
4 Things You Need to Know About Using a Diaphragm for Birth Control

Nonhormonal contraceptive options, such as the diaphragm, can put the reigns back in your hands when it comes to managing your fertility and family planning. If you’re considering switching to a diaphragm as your primary form of birth control, there are a few things you should know. You Can Determine Your Diaphragm’s Effectiveness Used alone, […]

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August 2, 2022
Our Las Vegas OBGYNs Cure Your Bacterial Vaginosis Fast

The vagina is a captivating organ. It must maintain a microbiome of various yeasts and bacteria species in order to keep your vagina clean and functional. By sustaining normal flora, the body keeps out pathogens while keeping the good microorganisms in balance. It’s a delicate act to maintain equilibrium. So, what happens when equilibrium is […]

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August 2, 2022
What is PCOS and Can It Affect My Fertility?

Fertility is fascinating. Many processes–from hormones to sperm production–are involved, requiring perfect functioning and coordination for the whole system to work. And it’s all done without much conscious effort. That’s why it can be so frustrating when something is not functioning as it should–we feel helpless to understand where the problem lies and what can […]

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August 2, 2022
How to Avoid Heat-Related Health Complications This Summer

Prolonged heat exposure in the summer months can cause heat stroke and dehydration. What's more, extreme heat can worsen certain health concerns, including heart problems. Complications and illnesses due to heat are preventable. 

Here we explain why high summer temperatures are concerning and what precautions you should take this summer. 

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August 1, 2022
Exercise During Pregnancy

For most pregnant women, it is safe to exercise during pregnancy. To a large extent, it has health benefits for you and your baby. However, talk to your doctor about exercising during pregnancy before you do. Certain types of exercise may cause harm to you or your baby. How much exercise do I need during […]

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July 26, 2022
Reasons Why Wounds Won't Heal and When To See a Doctor

You may benefit from telemedicine wound care if you have a non-healing or chronic wound.

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July 25, 2022
How to Safely Lose Weight During Pregnancy

Are you on the bigger side? Does your BMI suggest you are overweight or obese? Are you also pregnant and wish to lose weight? Women with obesity have a higher risk of pregnancy complications such as gestational diabetes and preeclampsia. Their babies also have a greater risk of premature birth, neonatal problems, and birth defects. […]

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July 22, 2022
Diaphragms as a Contraceptive: What’s It Like to Use One?

Two out of three women aged 15 to 49 use some form of birth control. But not every type of birth control is compatible with every woman’s body. Luckily, there are a lot of contraceptive options out there to pick from. You’ve probably heard of the pill…the shot… the ring... those are all common hormonal […]

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July 22, 2022
At Home Wound Care for Hospital-Acquired Pressure Injuries

Nearly 2.5 million Americans are affected by hospital-acquired pressure ulcers each year. What is more concerning is that about 60,000 patients die annually as a direct result of a pressure injury. Pressure injuries are costly, painful, and dangerous. Those that develop while in the hospital may require special care when returning home.

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July 20, 2022
Will I Have Problems Getting Pregnant When I’m Ready? Find Out.

If you’re a woman, you’ve probably wondered at some point in your life whether you were fertile. Unfortunately, it’s not an uncommon problem, with as much as 19% of women of childbearing unable to get pregnant. So if you’re wondering now, is there a way to find out if I’m fertile so that I can […]

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