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 […]

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

What is normal uterine bleeding? The normal length of a woman’s menstrual cycle is usually 24-35 days. Normal uterine bleeding lasts about a week. What is considered abnormal bleeding? Any time outside of a woman’s menstrual cycle that uterine bleeding occurs, it is considered abnormal. Examples of Menorrhagia (heavy periods) may include: Bleeding or spotting […]

Uterine Fibroids

What are Fibroids? Uterine Fibroids are benign tumors that originate in the muscle part of the uterus called the myometrium. They are the most common solid benign growth within the reproductive tract. Many women are unaware that they may have fibroids during some part of their lives. What causes them? Fibroids are caused by genetic changes, […]