uterine cancer

Toxic Shock Syndrome and Tampons: Be Careful!

Toxic Shock Syndrome is nothing new, and despite efforts to prevent it, it continues taking lives in many places around the world. It’s a grave disease that is caused by toxins that the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus produces and its proliferation is linked to…

10 Things About Your Vagina You Probably Didn’t Know

Because your vagina is covered with fibromuscular tissues, exercises can be used to strengthen the pelvic floor, which helps prevent problems like localized pain and urinary incontinence. The vagina is the organ in the female reproductive system that connects the…

Uterine Fibroids: 5 Things You Need to Know

Treatment varies according to the size of uterine fibroids. Surgical intervention could be necessary to extract it, or proper medication and periodic checkups could be enough. According to the Spanish Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SEGO) nearly 70% of women…

Endometrial Cancer: 5 Things to Keep in Mind

Recent studies suggest endometrial cancer generally affects 1 out of every 100 women.  It is most common in post-menopausal women. This is a fairly common type of gynecological cancer, but in spite of that, it is still not the most lethal.…