All women should be concerned about their vaginal health, but where do you start? What does a healthy vagina look like? For some of us, we don’t know too much about this part of our bodies. But a healthy vagina is slightly acidic, and takes care of itself (most of the time). Keep reading to […]
Did you know that women have a 50% more likely chance of getting a UTI (urinary tract infection) than men? It’s because women have a shorter urethra, so bacteria have an easier time entering and setting up shop. That doesn’t mean that you have to accept the pain and discomfort that comes with a UTI, […]
Once we reach a certain age, exercise becomes more important than ever. Our metabolism slows down, and our bones become more at risk of osteoporosis. The right exercises can help keep unhealthy weight off and encourage our bones to stay strong and dense. The rest of our bodies need exercise, too, especially our pelvic floor. […]
Dr. Datta was featured in a Bustle article called “A New HPV Test Shows Promising Results In Detecting The Development Of Cervical Cancer, Study Finds” where she gives her thoughts about what this new discovery could mean for women’s health. Whether you’re interested in learning more about the new HPV test or are curious about […]
Dr. Datta was featured in an article for Bustle on “13 Things OB/GYNs Want You To Know About Your Sexual Health.” Check out Dr. Datta’s advice and tips for what you should know about your sexual health by clicking on the image below!
As women get older, decreasing estrogen levels can lead to tissue inflammation, thinning of the vaginal walls, and decreased lubrication. Menopause is generally the most common reason for these changes, but they can also occur with breastfeeding, chemotherapy, childbirth, and medical procedures like hysterectomy. Regardless of what is causing these issues, the discomfort they can […]
You look at your face and you see wrinkles: the crow’s feet around your eyes, the vertical lines around your mouth, the creases under your eyes. Whether you’re right here in Harrison or in Timbuktu, it’s unlikely that you give much thought to the origins of those wrinkles. A wrinkle’s a wrinkle, right? Not so, […]