7 Women’s Health Screenings & Check Up Exams

No one looks forward to cancer screenings, but the fact remains that these tests could save your life. Kentucky has the highest cancer death...

7 Natural Remedies for Menopause Symptoms & Hot Flashes

If you or someone you love is experiencing the onset of menopause, you know it can be an uncomfortable transition. As you consider options...

What Causes High Blood Pressure?

Blood pressure is the force that’s exerted against the walls of your blood vessels as the heart beats to move blood around the body....

What is Implantation Bleeding and When Does It Occur?

When a fertilized egg moves down the fallopian tubes and into the uterus, anywhere from six to 12 days after conception, it secures itself...

So, I’m 40. Now What?

While our health is constantly evolving, the changes that occur in our 40s can be fairly significant and can happen relatively quickly. Consequently, as...

What is a Mammogram? Common Mammogram Questions

Women won’t confuse a mammogram with a spa day, but the Imaging Center at Baptist Health Paducah tries to eliminate the anxiety with soft...

Can’t Get to a Clinic? Receive Care From the Comfort of...

Virtual visits offer face-to-face treatment for minor illnesses from your the convenience of your phone, tablet or computer. It’s officially springtime, which means you’re spending...

Common Digestive Issues During Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a time when a woman’s body goes through many physical and physiological changes. Not only does her anatomy change to accommodate the...

The Differences Between Cold and Allergies

While colds and allergies share many symptoms and seem very much alike, they have different causes and different treatments. Consequently, being able to determine...

Can Allergies Cause Migraines?

If you have respiratory or food allergies and you get migraine headaches, you may start to wonder if there’s a connection between these conditions....

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7 Women’s Health Screenings & Check Up Exams

No one looks forward to cancer screenings, but the fact remains that these tests could save your life. Kentucky has the highest cancer death...