What Is a Yeast Infection? Symptoms, Signs, and Causes

It’s estimated that between 70 and 75 percent of women will have vulvovaginal candidiasis at some point in their lifetime, with 40 to 45 percent having recurring cases. Also known as a yeast infection, this is a common gynecological problem that is easily treated by an OB/GYN or even a primary care physician. Some women […]

Birth Control Methods

Birth control is the use of various treatments or methods to prevent pregnancy. The decision to use birth control, as well as the choice of which birth control method to use, is important and personal. Learn more about your birth control options for preventing conception or pregnancy. Why Birth Control?  Birth control allows sexually active […]

STD Facts – Gonorrhea

Sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea can be difficult to talk about, but it’s important to discuss them openly in order to understand the risks and treatments. Early diagnosis and treatment can help prevent serious illness and protect you from permanent damage.  What is Gonorrhea? Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that impacts both men […]