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Strategies to decrease fat stigma in women’s health

In healthcare, and women’s health specifically, fat stigma is often related to negative health outcomes and barriers to care that systemically affect patients in larger bodies.

Management of bacterial vaginosis: Updated guidance from ACOG

Introduction In January 2020, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) published new guidelines on vaginitis in nonpregnant patients. These guidelines provide updated clinical...

Uterine fibroids: What you need to know

What are uterine fibroids? Uterine fibroids are firm, rubbery growths in the muscle of the uterus (womb). Uterine fibroids are almost always benign or not...

Improving assessment and management of fecal incontinence in women

In this article, the author discusses risk factors for and symptoms of fecal incontinence, initial assessment, conservative treatments, and indications for referral. Ultimately, the...