Articles

  • Atrophic Vaginitis

    Atrophic vaginitis is a condition that causes thinning, drying and inflammation of the vaginal walls. It occurs due to the decrease level of estrogen that occurs most often with menopause. Other situations that may lead to low estrogen levels include breastfeeding, surgical removal of the ovaries, and

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  • Menopause

    Menopause is a natural process and symptoms will vary greatly among women. It is defined as not having your menstrual cycles for one year. The median age of menopause is 51. The menopausal transition, or perimenopause, may occur many years before the final menstrual cycle. Symptoms that may occur during

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  • Postmenopausal Bleeding

    Postmenopausal bleeding is any vaginal bleeding that occurs after a patient has entered menopause, which is the point in time 12 months after a woman's last period. Because one of the primary signs of endometrial cancer is postmenopausal bleeding, it is important that this symptom be evaluated. It is

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  • Uterine Prolapse

    Uterine prolapse occurs when the pelvic muscle weakens and cannot support the weight of the uterus. This allows the uterus to drop into the vagina or through the vaginal opening. It is a common condition that affects nearly half of women between the ages 50 and 79. Disclaimer: The information on this

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