Womens Health Archives - OB•GYN Associates of WNY

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Posted on: 10/7/21

It’s October, which means it’s time once again to talk about a sensitive topic: breast health. While advances in medicine have both improved breast cancer awareness and made breast cancer more preventable and treatable, adding a home-care routine can significantly increase your chances of catching breast cancer early. That’s important because when detected early, the […]


Have You Been in For Your Checkup Lately?

Posted on: 12/28/20

Let’s face it: going to the doctor’s isn’t at the top of everyone’s to-do list, even in a perfect world. Add Covid-19 into the picture and the anxiety multiplies. In reality, however, a doctor’s office is one of the safest places to be right now! A CDC study from June found that over 40% of […]


COVID-19 Infection and Vaccination during Pregnancy Summary

Posted on: 12/16/20

COVID-19 Infection and Vaccination during Pregnancy Summary Currently, available data suggests that symptomatic pregnant patients with COVID-19 are at increased risk of more severe illness compared with non-pregnant peers. Even though the risk for severe COVID-19 is low, these data indicate an increased risk of need for ICU admission and ventilatory support in pregnant women […]


Five Reasons Why You Should Schedule an Annual OBGYN Appointment

Posted on: 03/10/20

The holiday season has come and gone, the seasons are changing, and just like that, it’s a new year. Soon it’ll be time to file your taxes, get your vehicle inspected, and (gasp) slip on the familiar white paper gown for a yearly OBGYN visit. Or is it? While the circumstances for each individual certainly […]


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, […]


Women’s Health is Such an Important Topic

Posted on: 08/31/17

Best and Worst Ways to Cope With Stress An Actionable Guide to Staying Healthy At Work How to Optimize Your Home for Healthy, Stress-free Living New Mom’s Survival Guide Overcoming The Loss Of A Child Without Drugs Or Alcohol — A Parent’s Guide Signs of Abuse and Abusive Relationships Emotional Coping and Divorce Early Warning […]