Posts From August, 2012

Essure Offers Women Permanent Birth Control In The Comfort Of Their Doctor's Office

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August 21, 2012

If you believe your family is complete and you have considered permanent birth control, then a fast and convenient in-office procedure, called Essure, might be the perfect choice for you. Available right at Women's HealthFirst, Essure is a minimally invasive, technologically advanced means of sterilization. As effective as  the traditional "tying your tubes", Essure is ... read more


New Study Shows Standing Long Hours During Pregnancy May Slow Baby's Growth

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August 16, 2012

With increasing numbers of women joining the workforce in general, it is no surprise that the number of women working during pregnancy has also risen sharply. However, a new study from the Netherlands cautions that standing and working long hours during a mother's pregancy may slow her baby's growth. According to the study, women who ... read more


ObamaCare and Doctor Shortages

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August 6, 2012

As President Obama's signature health care law begins extending coverage to some 30 million Americans in 2014, some health experts fear a new “invisible problem” lurking on the horizon: a doctor shortage. The Association of American Medical Colleges estimates that in 2015 the country will have 62,900 fewer doctors than needed, with that number more ... read more