Women’s Reproductive Health Blog

Welcome to our blog! Women have many questions about their health “down there” and don’t always feel comfortable talking about them in person. We’re happy to provide a discreet online source of information about issues impacting your reproductive system health.

Of course, no amount of online research can completely replace a one-on-one consultation with a doctor, who can ask questions specific to your situation and make sure you get proper diagnosis and treatment. So when you’re ready, the physicians at Arizona Gynecology Consultants are here for you. Don’t feel awkward – we’ve heard it all and nothing embarrasses us!

  • What is a Hysterectomy?
    Thursday, June 21st, 2018

    What is a Hysterectomy?

    A hysterectomy is uterus removal surgery. There are many reasons that a uterus must be removed, but in all cases, the woman’s health calls for such a procedure. Reasons...
  • What Are Uterine Anomalies?
    Monday, April 23rd, 2018

    What Are Uterine Anomalies?

    A congenital uterine anomaly is a uterus malformation that occurs during embryonic development. In the earliest stages of the life cycle, a woman’s uterus forms in two separate halves...
  • How Long Does Menopause Last on Average?
    Monday, December 4th, 2017

    How Long Does Menopause Last on Average?

    The menopausal transition, or simply “menopause,” is a normal part of female aging. Once you start the transition, you’ll probably want to know exactly how long symptoms will last....
  • Clinical and Holistic Remedies for Menopause
    Monday, October 23rd, 2017

    Clinical and Holistic Remedies for Menopause

    Have you entered pre-menopause? Or are you already dealing with menopause? Looking for ways to deal with the onslaught of changes your body is dealing with? To illustrate the...
  • What Is Menopause?
    Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

    What Is Menopause?

    Menopause is a gradual process that eventually leads to the cessation of menstrual periods. Once a woman becomes menopausal, ovarian functions cease, and she will no longer be able...
  • What Is Urinary Incontinence?
    Monday, August 7th, 2017

    What Is Urinary Incontinence?

    Urinary incontinence is the accidental release of urine. Although this can be embarrassing, it does not pose any significant health problems. This issue is common among older women and...
  • What Are Uterine Fibroids?
    Saturday, August 5th, 2017

    What Are Uterine Fibroids?

    Uterine fibroids are small, benign tumors that grow in the uterus. They are made of the same type of cells found in the walls and connective tissues of the...
  • What Is Infertility?
    Sunday, July 9th, 2017

    What Is Infertility?

    Medical professionals define infertility as the inability to conceive a child after at least one year of attempts. Every woman is unique and will conceive best under different circumstances,...
  • What Causes Abnormal Pap Tests?
    Sunday, July 9th, 2017

    What Causes Abnormal Pap Tests?

    All women will eventually undergo a Pap test, or Pap smear test, as a regular part of their routine medical examinations. Most women begin yearly Pap smear tests at...