Blog Archives - OB•GYN Associates of WNY

What You Should Know: Safe Sex Practices and the Importance of STD Testing

Posted on: 12/4/19

STD rates continue to rise among Americans. Although research has shown that Americans are having less sex than in the past, people are still contracting STDs at an alarming rate. So what is the cause? Is it a lack of education? Overindulgence in risky behavior? Bad luck? Truth be told, there are numerous explanations and […]


Premature Birth: What to Know to Minimize the Risks

Posted on: 11/5/19

According to the March of Dimes, premature birth is the number one killer of children under the age of 5. In 2017, almost one in 10 babies born in the United States was born too early. That’s about 400,000 babies every year. When babies are born prematurely, it often leads to health problems, developmental disabilities, […]


Five Healthy Habits to Start BEFORE Trying to Conceive

Posted on: 09/26/19

So you’ve decided you’re ready to start a family. Having children is one of the most exciting, fulfilling, and meaningful things a person can do in his or her lifetime. While it sure is exciting to share the news you’re expecting, here are some things to consider before you pull the trigger on bringing new […]


3 reasons you need to join us for The March For Babies

Posted on: 04/18/19

This May 5th is the March For Babies. We’re excited to participate and hope that you are, too. If you’re unfamiliar with the March For Babies, we’ll talk a little bit here about what it is, and why you should join us in it. What is the March For Babies? The March For Babies is […]


We are now conducting clinical trials! Here are 4 reasons why clinical trials are useful:

Posted on: 02/1/19

OB/GYN Associates of WNY is now conducting clinical trials for the following medical conditions: Endometriosis Uterine Fibroids Recurrent Yeast Infection By partnering with Circuit Clinical, our clinicians are engaged in clinical research which allows us to be on the cutting edge of potential new treatments and technologies for our patients. Our mission is to provide […]


What Can Your Donated Blood, Organs and Placenta Do?

Posted on: 07/12/18

We’re going to be honest with you – blood is a big deal. So, with our Blood Drive coming up on July 18th, we’d love to give you an idea of what your blood can do when you donate it. While we’re at it, let’s do the same for organ and placenta donations, too. Let’s […]


The Most Effective Birth Control and Ways to Prevent HIV

Posted on: 06/28/18

In observation of National HIV Testing Day (on the 27th), we wanted to write about the signs of HIV and prevention. We’ll also be covering methods of contraception in this post. If you’re interested in learning more about contraception and HIV/AIDS, contact your OBGYN! Signs and Prevention of HIV/AIDS HIV, or the Human Immunodeficiency Virus, […]


6 Workouts for Pregnant Women (and Why/How You Should Do Them)

Posted on: 05/10/18

We know that the last thing on your mind when pregnant is working out. Pregnancy can make it harder to be active, but there are a lot of benefits to it! Don’t worry, like exercising in general, keeping active is a lot easier than getting active while pregnant. So, let’s get right into it with […]