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Benefits You Never Knew about Hormone Replacement Therapy

Many women welcome the menopausal phase of life, but the symptoms that come with it are no picnic. Learn how hormone replacement therapy can help alleviate all the baggage, and decide if this treatment is the right choice for you.

Jul 15th, 2019
Understanding Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome affects an estimated 5-10% of women in the US. While its exact cause is unknown, symptoms can include irregular menstrual cycles, infertility, male pattern baldness, and more. Read on to learn more about PCOS.

Jun 3rd, 2019
Bacterial Biofilms

Bacterial biofilm infections are no laughing matter. If left untreated, they can cause infections including: UTIs, vulvovaginitis, prostatitis, dysbiosis, and SIBO. Dr. Delgado and her team are here to help you treat your biofilm infection.

Apr 11th, 2019
Period Pain: Could It Be Endometriosis?

Melissa Ann Delgado, MD,FACOG, is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology. She specializes in robotic laser surgery for endometriosis and sees patients at the Chronic Pelvic Pain Center of Northern Virginia.

Mar 22nd, 2019
How MonaLisa Touch Can Help You After Menopause

The pain and discomfort that accompany vaginal atrophy, a common occurrence in menopause, can wreak havoc on the most intimate aspects of your life. Find out how you can put an end to these symptoms and restore comfort naturally with MonaLisa Touch.

Mar 1st, 2019
Why a Strong Pelvic Floor Is So Important

Having a strong pelvic floor helps women at every stage of their life. From childbearing to menopause and beyond, the muscular base that supports your pelvic organs can make a huge difference in your health and self-confidence.

Jan 10th, 2019
Vaginal Rejuvenation

As women age, particularly after childbirth, they might become dissatisfied with the functioning and aesthetics of their vagina. Just like the rest of the body, the vagina can experience the atrophy of aging. Vaginal rejuvenation is a laser treatment...

Dec 31st, 2018
7 Ways To Prepare For Your Acupuncture Treatment

If you’re new to the world of acupuncture, you may be wondering how best to prepare for your appointments. You don’t need to go all out, but there are a few ways to make the most of your treatments.

Dec 10th, 2018
Foods to Avoid When You Have IBS

Pain, bloating, and other symptoms make it hard for patients with IBS to perform everyday activities that others take for granted. Steering clear of certain foods may help you feel better and reclaim your life.

May 18th, 2018
Female Sexual Health

One thing we don’t talk about is how cancer can affect our sexual health. It’s true: cancer can affect our ability to enjoy sex. For women, one of the after effects of cancer is female sexual dysfunction. How Cancer Affects Womens’ Sexual Health...

Feb 22nd, 2018
The Key Benefits of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Minimally invasive surgeries offer several benefits over conventional surgical techniques. Some of these benefits include less bleeding, faster recovery times, and less pain while you heal.

Nov 11th, 2018
Rejuvenating Your Body With Injections of Your Own Blood

Your body has the remarkable ability to rejuvenate itself through the injection of platelet-rich plasma, derived from your own blood. Abolish the signs of aging, restore sexual function, and even regrow hair with this cutting-edge treatment.

Oct 18th, 2018
Low estrogen and its effects on vaginal health

Menopause is inevitable, but the uncomfortable symptoms that often come along with reduced estrogen levels don’t have to be. Appropriate care can minimize symptoms and help you transition smoothly.

Jul 16th, 2018
PRP to Reverse Signs of Aging

Your body has its own system of repairing and rejuvenating aging skin and reversing hair loss. PRP therapy works with your body to boost that natural process. Learn how PRP can restore youthful vibrancy to your skin and hair without surgery.

Jun 13th, 2018
Battlefield Acupuncture for Pelvic Pain

Battlefield acupuncture is a form of acupuncture that was developed to help reduce the pain hospitalized soldiers experience with injuries sustained on the battlefield. It can also successfully relieve chronic and acute pelvic pain.

May 11th, 2018