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Saving Lives with Blood and Organ Donations

Posted on: 08/2/19

With our annual OGAWNY blood drive coming up, it’s time to talk a bit about the importance of giving blood and what you can do personally. First off, did you know roughly every two seconds, someone in the world needs blood? In America alone, around 4.5 million people will need a blood transfusion this year. […]


Stay Active During Your Pregnancy

Posted on: 07/1/19

Did you know doctors recommend at least 150 minutes a week of moderate intensity physical exercise? They do, and it applies to pregnant women as well. Now that the weather is nice again, you might be asking yourself what kind of activities you can do to stay active during your pregnancy. Fortunately, there are plenty […]


Your First Gynecologist Appointment and What to Expect

Posted on: 06/26/19

Growing up, children in the United States normally visit their pediatricians with regularity. At some point, however, there will be situations in which a pediatrician will pass along continuation of care to another specialized doctor. In the case of female reproductive health, this doctor is a gynecologist.  The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, or […]


Why Proper Nutrition is Important for Women’s Health

Posted on: 03/28/19

March is National Nutrition Month, and in observance, we wanted to talk for a bit about healthy eating. As with all forms of health, proper nutrition is a fundamental cornerstone for women’s health. What you eat and drink each day can hugely affect your health both today and later in your life. We’re going to […]


Condoms, Birth Control and Safer Sex Practices

Posted on: 02/19/19

With Valentine’s day just behind us, we wanted to talk about safer sex practices. We know it can be tempting to go with the flow and be spontaneous, but it helps to plan ahead. This goes twice as far when it comes to sex, due to the potential risks involved. So, with that in mind, […]


Endometriosis and How to Treat It

Posted on: 12/21/18

Endometriosis has been in the spotlight lately, and we’re sure some people are wondering what Endometriosis is. In this article we’ll be covering what it is, what its symptoms are, and how you can go about treating it if you have it. What is Endometriosis? Endometriosis, colloquially called, “Endo,” is a fairly common health issue […]


How To Cope With A Recent Miscarriage

Posted on: 12/6/18

A miscarriage can be the most difficult time in a person’s life, let alone their marriage. It can really take a toll on your mental health to lose a child before you even get to meet them. We wanted to give you a few ways to cope with miscarriage, should you ever need them. Immediately […]


The Changes To A Woman’s Breasts During And After Pregnancy

Posted on: 09/21/18

Zoe Dobson writes: Becoming pregnant and bringing new life into the world can be an exciting time for many women, but they may not know what to expect from their body as they go through the various changes that it takes to grow another human inside of you. The following will provide a guide for […]


Breast Cancer, Mammogram Screenings and Diagnostics, and Self-Exams

Posted on: 09/7/18

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is coming up this October, so we wanted to touch on this subject in an article here. Breast Cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer that is diagnosed in women in the US. It can take hold in both men and women, but it is much more prevalent […]


Come to Our Charity Softball Game

Posted on: 07/30/18

Feel like helping people? We have a charity softball game with Southtowns Radiology coming up on Sunday, September 9th at 10am. The game is located in Sunshine Park in West Seneca. Come out and give some support to people who need it! Tickets are only $1, and all proceeds benefit Making Strides Against Breast Cancer! […]