Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer is the second most common cancer in American women after skin cancer, and one in eight women will develop breast cancer in her lifetime. Thanks to treatment advances and an increase in earlier detections through screening, the breast…

Help! How Do I Resolve Pain During Sex?

A Widespread Problem If you or your partner have experienced painful sex, you are not alone. This problem affects many couples and, likely, many more couples than you think. It is estimated that roughly 20% of women experience dyspareunia.  Dyspareunia refers to persistent or recurring pain during intercourse. Pain during sex often goes unmentioned, even…

Keeping the Love Alive as Empty Nesters

Any parent will tell you that having children changes their lives, and their relationship, forever. Between running them to sports and activities, helping them with schoolwork, and ensuring they’re cared for, parents may long for the days when their home is once again quiet and they can spend their time alone together fulfilling their dreams.…

5 Possible Causes of Irregular Periods

If you’ve been experiencing irregular periods but aren’t quite sure why, don’t worry! There are many possible factors that can interfere with a woman’s normal cycle, and not all of them are signs of a serious medical condition. In fact, many of these factors are modifiable, meaning you’ll be able to make active changes in…