Bleeding Before And After Menopause

What is perimenopause? The period of a woman’s life that preceeds menopause. This usually extends from age 45 years to 55 years. What is menopause? When a woman’s ovaries stop releasing eggs and stop producing estrogen and progesterone which results in their inability to become pregnant. What are some of the common changes that occur […]

Bleeding During Pregnancy

Does bleeding during pregnancy always mean there is a problem? Vaginal bleeding during pregnancy has many causes. Some are serious, whereas others are not. Bleeding can occur early or later in pregnancy. Bleeding in early pregnancy is common. In many cases, it does not signal a major problem. Bleeding later in pregnancy can be more […]

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, […]