Ovarian cysts common part of a woman’s reproductive years

Ovarian cysts common part of a woman’s reproductive years

By Sergio Vignali, MDContributing columnistIf you are a woman who still has a regular menstrual cycle, chances are you have had an ovarian cyst, but h...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Feds say health mergers would increase costs, threaten care

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — The U.S. government is suing to stop two major health insurance mergers, a move regulators say is needed to protect Amer...

July 28th, 2016 |  


OB/Gyns play important role in woman’s life

OB/Gyns play important role in woman’s life

By Sergio Vignali, MDContributing columnistGynecologists and obstetricians play a vital role in a woman’s health, which is why it’s import...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Children must be educated on pool safety

TROY — A pool can have a magnetic draw for children during the long, hot days of summer, but it can also be a source of tragedy if children and ...

May 31st, 2016 |  


Children must be educated on pool safety

PIQUA — A pool can have a magnetic draw for children during the long, hot days of summer, but it can also be a source of tragedy if children and...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


CDC: Teen birth rates plunge

NEW YORK (AP) — Birth rates are falling dramatically for black and Hispanic teenagers, but they continue to be much higher than the birth rate f...

April 28th, 2016 |  


State task force OKs medical marijuana bill

COLUMBUS — After months of research and testimony, Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Task Force has released its recommendations.At a press confere...

April 16th, 2016 |  


Extended postpartum blues may signal something else

Extended postpartum blues may signal something else

The birth of a baby creates many changes in a woman’s life, from the immediate responsibility of caring for a little one to the state of her emo...

April 8th, 2016 |  


Endometriosis diagnosis difficult despite symptoms

Endometriosis diagnosis difficult despite symptoms

Endometriosis greatly impacts the quality of life for millions of girls and women in the United States and yet it can often take up to 10 years before...

March 19th, 2016 |  


Preconception health should be a priority for women of childbearing age

Preconception health should be a priority for women of childbearing age

The day a woman finds out she is pregnant can be one of the most exciting moments in her life — setting into motion plans for the baby’s b...

February 15th, 2016 |