Women's Health


Urinary Leakage and Other Pelvic Floor Problems:...

You’re in good company if, in the middle of your tennis game, you feel an unmistakable wetness in your pants. Urinary incontinence, or involuntary urine...

May 12, 2022 / 3 min read


Treatment Options for Uterine Fibroids

If you’re one of the many women who suffers from uterine fibroids, you may have experienced abdominal pain, heavy menstrual periods, urinary frequency, pain during...

May 10, 2022 / 3 min read


Baptist Health Experts on Closing the Healthcare...

As defined by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, health equity is reached when everyone has “a fair and just opportunity to attain...

April 25, 2022 / 4 min read


‘Health Equity’: Experts Focus on Reducing Disparities...

Health equity will occur when every person has the opportunity to “attain his or her full health potential” and no one is disadvantaged from achieving...

March 20, 2022 / 5 min read


Healthcare is Female: Baptist Health Specialists ‘Breaking...

March is Women’s History Month – a time to honor and celebrate the contributions of women across time, places, cultures and professions — including healthcare....

March 8, 2022 / 4 min read


Program Will Help Target Women’s Early Cardiovascular...

Women and heart disease — despite endless educational campaigns — is still a combination that surprises many, especially women and some of their caregivers. Yet,...

February 22, 2022 / 3 min read


Hispanic Women Face Cardiovascular Disease Risk

Cardiovascular disease, or CVD, ranks No. 1 in causes of death for women overall, according to the American Heart Association (AHA). Yet only 1 in...

February 15, 2022 / 3 min read


Remarkable Recovery: He Beat 3-Month Coma, COVID-19,...

Jose Morejon, 44, has beaten so many odds that one might need a spread sheet to keep track. He was in a coma for months,...

January 31, 2022 / 3 min read


Figuring Your Ideal Weight – And Why...

A BMI “body mass index” quickly configures a status number (18.5-24.9 considered “normal”) using your height and weight. But a healthy weight is not just...

December 29, 2021 / 4 min read