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Endometriosis is a condition in which the type of tissue that lines the uterus grows in areas outside the uterus. It can cause stomach...

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Most women are familiar with the mammogram procedure, which is used to detect breast cancer and other problems in breast tissue. Another procedure that...

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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...

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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...

What Are The Different Types of Fertility Treatments?

A common problem in the U.S., infertility is generally defined as the inability to conceive after a year or longer of unprotected sex. Because...

Changes in Menstrual Cycle in 20s, 30s & 40s

Sorry, Grandma: It’s now old-fashioned to call a woman’s period “the curse.” And thank goodness. But that doesn’t mean it’s easy. For about 40 years...

Hormone Replacement Therapy | Types & Benefits

If you’ve heard about hormone replacement therapy, you might have a negative view of this treatment for menopause symptoms. Hormone replacement use fell off a...

Minimally invasive surgery provides options for women

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Endometriosis is a condition in which the type of tissue that lines the uterus grows in areas outside the uterus. It can cause stomach...