Resources 2018-09-28T13:27:19+00:00

OBGYN Resources

Painful Intercourse: Symptoms and Causes

Have you experienced pain in the labia, vaginal or pelvic areas during or immediately following sex? You may be experiencing a common condition known as, dyspareunia. Dyspareunia is apparent when sex becomes too difficult or painful to enjoy. The root cause of dyspareunia can be unique to your situation. Below is a list of the most common symptoms and causes.  [...]

Urinary Incontinence: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

Urinary incontinence in women is a condition involving the uncontrollable leakage of urine. Many women are embarrassed to talk about it, but it’s a relatively common problem. It’s important to speak with your physician if you’re experiencing symptoms of urinary incontinence so you can learn about treatments options. Here’s more on the types, causes, symptoms, and treatments for urinary incontinence [...]

HPV Questions & Answers

HPV—or human papillomavirus—is an infection that causes warts on different parts of the body. There are over 200 different types of human papillomaviruses. Approximately 40 of these viruses affect the genital area. They can even lead to certain types of cancer in both women and men. Here are answers to some of the most important questions concerning HPV. Speak with [...]

What is Toxic Shock Syndrome?

What is Toxic Shock Syndrome? Toxic shock syndrome, or TSS, is a rare condition that can be fatal. It can be caused by bacterial infections from Staphylococcus aureus, streptococcus or Clostridium sordellii. When toxins from these types of bacteria enter the bloodstream, illness and life-threatening complications can occur. Learn more about TSS below. Contact your gynecologist in Jacksonville immediately if [...]

What Foods Can’t I Eat While Pregnant?

What Foods Can’t I Eat While Pregnant? Maintaining a healthy diet is more critical than ever when you’re pregnant. On top of ensuring you’re getting all the proper nutrients you need, there are also foods you’ll need to avoid. Wondering if you’ll have to give up some of your favorite treats? Here are some of the foods you can’t eat [...]