October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Updated 10/12/2021 Breast Cancer Awareness Month October is Breast cancer awareness month with the purpose to raise awareness around the impact and cause of breast cancer. Breast cancer occurs when malignant tumors develop in the breast. Breast lumps, growths or tumors occur when old cells don’t die but instead form a mass. These cells can […]

Breast Biopsies

We dedicate an entire team to assist you throughout the process of your uterine procedure Make Appointment Myomectomy Removing fibroids while preserving the uterus A myomectomy is an operation to remove fibroids while preserving the uterus.  These common non cancerous growths appear in the uterus, usually during childbearing years, but they can occur at any age. For […]

Breast Reconstruction

We dedicate an entire team to assist you throughout the process of your uterine procedure Make Appointment Myomectomy Removing fibroids while preserving the uterus A myomectomy is an operation to remove fibroids while preserving the uterus.  These common non cancerous growths appear in the uterus, usually during childbearing years, but they can occur at any age. For […]

Breast Care

Breast Care We provide minimally invasive diagnostic procedures Make Appointment We offer comprehensive breast imaging and minimally invasive diagnostic procedures to meet all of your breast health needs. We offer comprehensive breast imaging and minimally invasive diagnostic procedures to meet all of your breast health needs. Our top quality breast care and breast health services […]

Benign Breast Pain. Is it normal?

Benign Breast Pain. Is it normal? What is a benign breast condition? Different types of benign breast problems? What causes benign breast pain? How is benign breast pain treated? What are benign breast lumps or masses? Follow-up care for benign breast conditions? What is breast self-awareness? What is mastitis? How is mastitis treated? What are […]

How to: Self Breast Exam

How common is breast cancer? Breast cancer is the most common cancer worldwide in women. According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation: In recent years, perhaps coinciding with the decline in prescriptive hormone replacement therapy after menopause, we have seen a gradual reduction in female breast cancer incidence rates among women aged 50 and older. Death rates […]

Is Ovarian Cyst Pain An Early Warning Sign Of Cancer?

About Ovarian Cancer Ovarian cancer is a cancer of the ovaries. The ovaries are made up of 3 main kinds of cells. Each type of cell can develop into a different type of tumor. Every woman is born with two ovaries that are on each side of her uterus. Even though ovaries are small in […]

Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

Learn more about gynecological cancers September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month, so let’s look at some of the issues we deal with here at Complete Women Care. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are five main types of cancer that affect a woman’s reproductive organs: cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar. As […]

Discharge draining from the breast

What defines discharge? According to healthline.com, nipple discharge is basically any fluid that is leaking out of the nipple. You may need to squeeze the nipple for the fluid to come out or it may come out involuntarily. When is it common to occur? Nipple discharge is typically present during a woman’s reproductive years. The discharge […]

OB/GYN Vocabulary Terms

Glossary of OB/GYN Terms A What is Abnormal Uterine Bleeding?Abnormal uterine bleeding is when you bleed outside of your normal monthly period. What is an Abscess?When pus is collected and located in tissue or an organ. What is Adenomyosis?Tissue that typically lines the uterus then begins to grow in the muscle wall of the uterus. […]