MonaLisa Touch®: How It Works and What to Expect

Menopause isn’t the only disruptor of vaginal health and the ability to enjoy intimacy. Cancer treatment or procedures such as an oophorectomy (removal of the ovaries) can also cause severe drops in estrogen levels, which in turn triggers a decrease in tissue thickness and lubrication. These issues can make the idea of sex unappealing for … Continued

Sex During Menopause: How Does Menopause Affect Sex Drive?

Menopause. Perhaps no single word represents so many aspects of physical and emotional changes, questions, challenges and frustrations. For all women, (unless the ovaries were removed before puberty), menopause will be a part of life. Naturally occurring menopause happens when a woman goes 12 months without having a period. No longer living by a menstrual … Continued

Easing Symptoms of Menopause

Menopause is a natural part of aging for women, but it comes with uncomfortable symptoms and side effects. These symptoms may lead to anxiety or depression if left untreated. The experienced doctors at Adriatica Women’s Health want to help you understand the symptoms of menopause and how to alleviate them so you can get back … Continued

Your Pregnancy Step by Step

Congratulations on your pregnancy! Whether you’re in your first, second or third trimester, it’s important to know what to expect and how to have a healthy pregnancy. First trimester A lot is happening during the first trimester. You may feel tired, nauseous, or notice that your breasts are tender or swollen. Here’s what your baby … Continued