Women's Health

A woman’s health concerns will change with her age and development. Women’s health concerns can vary from reproductive concerns, to cancer to mental health.

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By Dr. Berggren
Spider Veins are a huge cosmetic concern for many patients and cause many to “cover up” even in the heat of summer.
Topics and Subtopics: Skin Health, Women's Health & Arteries & Veins

By DuPage Medical Group
Treatments you receive from DuPage Medical Group Urology or Physical Therapy may include pelvic floor muscle strengthening exercises (kegels), biofeedback, pelvic floor muscle stimulation, behavioral and lifestyle changes, bladder retraining, medication, special devices (pessaries) or surgery.

By DuPage Medical Group Urology
Do you have problems with incontinence? Learn about sling procedures that help control stress incontinence, (urine leakage) that can happen when you laugh, cough, sneeze, lift things or exercise.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Regular pelvic floor exercise, or Kegel exercise, will help to build awareness, muscle strength, endurance and coordination.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
The pelvic floor consists of several layers of muscles that cover the bottom of the pelvic cavity. Learn why it is important to strengthen your pelvic floor today!

By DuPage Medical Group
Recently, there has been an extraordinary upswing in women choosing a double mastectomy (as high as 150% increase over the last 10 years) as their course of treatment even when cancer is found only in one breast.

By Gregory Grant, MD, FACS
Topics and Subtopics: Cancer, Diagnostic Testing & Women's Health

By DuPage Medical Group Radiology
Topics and Subtopics: Diagnostic Testing, Radiology & Women's Health

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Lymphedema is swelling of one or more areas of the body caused by a buildup of lymphatic fluid. See this list of 8 things you should avoid to help prevent or delay the start of lymphedema.

By DuPage Medical Group Radiology
A MRI-guided breast biopsy is used to take tiny samples of your breast tissue that can be studied under a microscope. During this procedure, an MRI machine is used to locate the tissue to be removed. This biopsy may prevent the need for an open (surgical) biopsy.
Topics and Subtopics: Diagnostic Testing, Radiology & Women's Health

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