Veozah: Empowering Menopausal Women with Relief from Vasomotor Symptoms

Veozah: Empowering Menopausal Women with Relief from Vasomotor Symptoms Menopause, a natural phase of a woman’s life, brings about a range of physical and emotional changes. Among the most common and bothersome symptoms experienced by menopausal women are vasomotor symptoms, such as hot flashes and night sweats. Fortunately, there is a groundbreaking pharmaceutical innovation on […]

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Maximizing Health in the Midlife

As we age, it becomes increasingly important to take care of our physical health. Women, in particular, experience unique challenges and changes in their bodies that can affect their overall well-being. A recent study suggests that several lifestyle factors can significantly impact physical health in midlife for women. The study, published in the journal Menopause, […]

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Fatty Liver Disease

Non-alcoholic acute fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a serious medical condition that is on the rise worldwide. The disease is characterized by the accumulation of fat in the liver, leading to inflammation and liver damage. NAFLD is typically associated with obesity, insulin resistance, and metabolic syndrome, and it is more commonly seen in men than […]

Birth Control and Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers among women worldwide, and several risk factors have been identified that increase the likelihood of developing breast cancer. One of the potential risk factors that has been explored in research is the use of hormonal contraceptives, such as birth control pills, patches, and injections. In this […]

The Rise of STIs in Women

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are on the rise worldwide, and women bear a disproportionate burden of this trend. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), over one million sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are acquired every day, and women are twice as likely as men to become infected. The reasons for this disparity are complex, but […]

Exercise and Menopause

As women age and go through menopause, their risk for various health conditions increases. Fortunately, exercise can be a powerful tool for promoting overall health and reducing the risk of many chronic diseases. In this blog article, we will explore the importance of exercise for postmenopausal women and the specific benefits it can offer. The […]

Vyleesi–the Latest in Women’s Libido

Vyleesi is a medication used to treat hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) in women. HSDD is a condition characterized by a lack of sexual desire, which can result in distress and interpersonal difficulties. Vyleesi was approved by the FDA in 2019 and has been hailed as a breakthrough in treating HSDD. Lets talk about the […]

The MOMS Program at El Camino Hospital

El Camino Hospital in Mountain View, California is renowned for its innovative programs and services. One such program is the Maternal Outreach Mood Services (MOMS) program, which has been designed to support new mothers who are experiencing emotional distress after giving birth. The MOMS program provides a comprehensive range of services to new mothers, including […]

Global Obesity Risk

Obesity is a major health concern worldwide. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), in 2016, over 1.9 billion adults were overweight, and 650 million of them were obese. Obesity is not only a health risk, but it also puts a strain on healthcare systems and the global economy. This article will discuss the causes […]

Ramadan and Pregnancy

Sarah Azad, MD This Ramadan will start in the last week of March, and the fasts will last 14-16 hours.   Fasting during pregnancy brings up a lot of questions. Every pregnancy is different.  Each person has various medical issues, weight issues, and issues with their pregnancy, so please bring up fasting during one of your […]