Women's Health Issues

Post-partum depression is the most common complication after delivery. 20% of women and families are impacted by postpartum depression. This is staggering statistic, and one that will impact many women. After my first delivery I had a lot of anxiety about being a good mother, breast-feeding, and how I would re-adjust to working full-time again. I felt paralyzed for the first few weeks after delivery. It was only because of the support of my family that I was eventually able to feel I would..

Bacterial Vaginosis affects many women in the U.S. BV is not considered an STD, and even women who are not sexually active can develop BV. The vagina prefers an acidic environment that "good bacteria" produce. An acidic environment prevents other "bad bacteria" from overgrowing. So, bacterial vaginosis is really an imbalance - not enough "good bacteria" and too much "bad bacteria". So you ask why is this important?? .....