First Visit to the Gynecologist

So it’s time for your first visit to the gynecologist! How do you know when it’s time to go? What can you

Menopause – Better Prepare for your Appointment

How to Better Prepare for your Gynecological Visit Hot Flashes. Night sweats. Ceased menstruation. Becoming increasingly moody. Yes, the dreaded menopause could

21 Reasons To See A Gynecologist Before 21

The common misconception is that young females do not need to see a gynecologist until they are sexually active. However, education on

March of Dimes & VPFW Team Up

Guest post by Anna Givens with March of Dimes March of Dimes and Virginia Physicians for Women have recently created a partnership

7 Things Every Female Athlete Should Know

‘Tis the season for Turkey Trots, marathons, and more! In fact, I’m proud to say that I became a first-time Ironman a

Mammogram…Parties? You Heard Us Right!

The idea of getting your mammogram may bring a few choice words to mind, and you would probably agree that “party” isn’t

To Pap or Not to Pap?

As most women are aware, there is a lot of confusion these days about how often you should receive a pap smear.