As a woman, sexual and reproductive health (SRH) care plays a prominent role in your overall well-being. It’s not only important to your physical health, but also to your ability to make sound decisions about when and whether to start a family, maintaining healthy intimate relationships, and carrying out safe health practices. At University OB/GYNRead More
Components of reproductive health
The female reproductive system is a complex system that needs special care and protection from disease and injury. It comprises the labia, clitoris, vagina, uterus, ovaries, and fallopian tubes. A woman’s reproductive health is assessed according to not just her physical health but also her mental well-being. It is not just about the absence ofRead More
10 Questions to Ask When Visiting an OB/GYN For the First Time
Whether you’re a teenager or an adult, visiting the OB/GYN can be nerve-wracking. However, it’s essential to have regular check-ups so you can be aware of any reproductive health issues that may arise. For a successful visit, you should ask your doctor the right questions. If you’re unsure about what to discuss with an OB/GYN,Read More
Should I Be Afraid of HPV?
Human papillomavirus, or HPV, is the most common sexually transmitted infection. Some types of HPV cause genital warts, and some types cause cancer. But should you be afraid of HPV? As it turns out, HPV is so common that most adults will have it during their lifetime. It’s not curable, but most of the timeRead More