Category Archives: Gynecologist

  1. Of Fame and Shame – Nevada statistics on Sexually Transmitted Infections

    Did you know that Nevada is the # 1 state in the USA for primary and secondary syphilis and #2 state in our nation for congenital syphilis that affects newborn babies? Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection that affects our bodies and brains and gets transmitted to our partners via sexual contact and our newborn…

  2. Can birth control cause weight gain? - Woman to Woman Gynecology by Women for Women

    Can Birth Control Cause Weight Gain

    A common objection to starting birth control among many young women is the fear of uncontrolled weight gain. While there are countless methods of birth control in existence, it becomes hard to deny that one of the largest side effects of the hormonal variations available is an increase of water retention.