October 24, 2012 | Pavilion for Women
October 22, 2012 | Pavilion for Women
October 03, 2012 | Pavilion for Women
A recent barrage of news headlines about a new Danish study on drinking alcohol during pregnancy sparked controversy and created confusion. As an OB/GYN, what surprised and concerned me was that some of the headlines I saw almost encouraged pregnant women to drink. Here are some media examples:
September 26, 2012 | Pavilion for Women
September 25, 2012 | Pavilion for Women
Many women of reproductive age will take hormone pills, more commonly known as birth control pills, at some point during their lives. Many people may not realize that this medication can be used to treat other medical conditions. It is estimated that over 1.5 million women in the United States take hormone pills for reasons other than pregnancy prevention.