Posts Tagged ‘ Woodlands OBGYN ’

Could I Have Uterine Fibroids?

Uterine fibroids are common, benign tumors that typically affect women of reproductive age. For each woman who received a diagnosis for fibroids, her case is different from other women. For example, her symptoms, causes, tumor sizes, location, and number of tumors found in the uterus will vary. Ultimately, most women usually have fibroids and aren’t… Read More »


3 Myths of Hormone Therapy

HRT or hormone replacement therapy is a medical treatment used to replace lost hormones resulting from menopause.  Additionally, HRT assists in protecting certain women from osteoporosis, which is a bone-degenerating, age-related disease.  Below are three myths about hormone replacement therapy: Estrogen is Required for Orgasms This is definitely false.  Even with very low estrogen levels,… Read More »


Benefits of Hormone Pellet Therapy

Hormone replacement therapy is a treatment that many women and men are turning to as they age. Hormone therapy for both sexes, which has been around since the 1930s, is gaining in popularity. More and more people are discovering just how easy and effective the procedure is when implemented correctly. Women going through menopause are particularly… Read More »


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Differences In Popular Birth Control Pills

If taken correctly, the birth control pill is a highly effective and popular method of birth control. The pill has a less than 1% failure rate, which means that less than one out of a hundred women who use the pill get pregnant. However, for those who miss taking the pill or take it incorrectly,… Read More »


Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

We, at the Woodlands OBGYN Associates, would like to take a moment to say Happy Holidays to all of our patients and their families. We are thrilled to be a part of so many peoples’ lives, and this time of year just reminds us of how important your health and happiness is to us. The… Read More »


Medications That May Affect a Woman’s Libido

Reproductive and sexual health for women is a top priority for Woodlands OBGYN Associates. We offer the best in women’s healthcare and OBGYN services, always striving to offer the latest technologies and procedures. Of course, we are always available to answer any questions you may have. A frequently asked question from patients is “what medications might affect… Read More »


Ovarian Cancer

The ovaries are two almond-sized organs below the abdomen that produce egg cells, progesterone and estrogen. Cancer can originate from the ovaries and spread its way throughout the body. The tumors grow very slowly such that symptoms may not appear until the late stages of the illness. These can include swelling in the abdomen, cramps… Read More »


What To Do After An Abnormal Pap Smear

If a patient is told their pap smear (or pap test) was abnormal, it means that the test found abnormal cells on the cervix. Pap smears are done because they are the best way to prevent and detect cervical cancer. However, an abnormal result does not mean that the person tested has cancer. In fact,… Read More »


Your First Trip To The Gynecologist

Most health care experts recommend that teenage girls see a gynecologist by their 18th birthday or when they start having sexual intercourse, whichever comes first. Most teen girls feel nervous about going to the gynecologist for the first time. However, it will be a lot easier to prepare for a trip to Woodlands OBGYN Associates… Read More »


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Top American Baby Names Of 2014

One of the most important choices you will make for your baby, and one that will affect them for the rest of their lives, is choosing their name.  For some parents this step comes as an easy one, and for others much thought and deliberation go into the picking of a name. Some parents have… Read More »