Most of the time, you don’t have time to think about your health – not until you have a health issue. Your health, care and confidentiality are important to us. Below are common symptoms which you should not ignore. If you experience any or these symptoms, make an appointment and get it checked out.
|Abdominal pain or cramping||Itching|
|Abnormal vaginal bleeding||Rash|
|Missed or irregular periods||Abnormal hair growth|
|Pain while urinating||Pain during sex|
|Urinary leakage||Lack of sexual desire|
As a woman, you face major health risks (cervical cancer for example). Did you know that heart disease kills more women than men even though heart disease continues to be mistakenly thought of as a man’s disease.
Did you know that more woman die of heart disease than breast cancer?
There are about 100 types of HPV. Approximately 30 of those are spread through genital contact (typically sexual intercourse). Around 12 – called “low-risk” types of HPV – can cause genital warts. In addition, there are approximately 15 “high-risk” types of HPV that can cause cervical cancer. Read more at www.thehpvtest.com.
These are just a few of the facts that every woman should know.
The gynecology center at Women’s Health Clinic, Inc. provides education, care and treatment for women in the Washington D.C. metro area. At this time, our gynecology services are limited to PAP smears and birth control consultations. If you require additional services, we are proud to recommend Regional Health Partners at (703) 691-4000.
We can help you take better care of you. Make an appointment at our gynecology center and learn more about your health. To make an appointment, click here to contact us.