maternal mental health

Maternal Mental Health

August 18, 2023

Your mental health is always important.  It is also very important to pay attention to your mental health during your pregnancy and after.  What is maternal mental health exactly? Maternal mental health refers to the emotional well-being and psychological state of women during pregnancy and in the postpartum period. It encompasses the mental health issues […]

weight gain

Does Menopause Cause Weight Gain?

August 18, 2023

Weight gain can be very common for women as they age. If you recently experienced sudden weight gain you may find the following information to be helpful.  There probably isn’t just one reason why you have gained weight. There could be multiple reasons why this happened.   Reasons Why You May Gain Weight: If you believe […]

facts about ovaries and ovarian cancer

Facts About Ovaries & Ovarian Cancer

August 18, 2023

Ovaries play a crucial role in reproductive and hormonal health. While they often remain shrouded in mystery, understanding the facts about ovaries and their connection to ovarian cancer is vital for women’s well-being.  Especially since ovarian cancer often goes undetected until it has spread within the pelvis and abdomen.  It is best that women educate […]

hormone therapy

How Hormone Therapy Helps Fight Breast Cancer

August 17, 2023

If you or someone you love have been faced with a breast cancer diagnosis you may be curious to learn more about hormone therapy.  It is a good plan to do your research when it comes to any medical diagnosis.  You may not always know what questions you should be asking your healthcare provider.  If […]


Meditation Benefits & Techniques

August 14, 2023

Have you been considering incorporating meditation into your daily routine?  There are a plethora of benefits and various techniques to try.  Whether you want to learn how to manage stress through meditation or for other health benefits – we will cover the possible benefits and techniques.   Benefits of Meditation Meditation provides calm, peace, and balance, […]



April 19, 2023

Fibroid Awareness Week is 4/18 – 4/24 of 2023.  What better time than now to discuss fibroids?  About 20 percent to 80 percent of women develop them by the time they reach age 50.  With that covering a broad range of women, you may be asking yourself “What are fibroids?” Overview Fibroids, also known as […]

Differences Between Gynecology & Obstetric Care Services

The Differences Between Gynecology & Obstetric Care Services

April 19, 2023

As you may have already heard, our practice will no longer be offering Obstetric care effective on August 1, 2023.  We will however still be offering our Gynecology services.  What does that mean exactly?  Well, we hope we can answer your questions here, today. Gynecology Services – Provided By Our Office  We will continue offering […]


Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

April 6, 2023

Have you considered getting tested for sexually transmitted infections?  It would be a good idea especially if you think you may have been exposed, have any signs/symptoms, or if you have a new partner.  Do not hesitate in getting screened for STIs. STIs are serious illnesses that need treatment. Types of STIs Common types of […]

Women's Empowerment

Women’s Empowerment

March 11, 2023

As we celebrate International Women’s Day in March, we may feel inspired to support different women’s causes or feel compelled to empower the females in our own lives.  Either way, it is always a good idea to help others when we can.  Are you searching for organizations that support women’s empowerment around the world or […]


Your HPV Questions – Answered

March 4, 2023

There are several questions with concern to many different health issues.  Human papillomavirus is no exception.  Many have questions about the topic and the OB-GYN Women’s Centre of Lakewood Ranch would like to help answer those questions about HPV for you here. What is HPV (human papillomavirus)? Human papillomavirus is a virus that can affect […]