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By Amy S. D. Lee, DNP, ARNP, WHNP-BCNurse Practitioner
Provided by
Johns Hopkins
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Vaginal Bleeding after Menopause

From the time of that first period, women must learn to adjust to the fact that vaginal bleeding is just a normal part of life.  More »

Women and HIV: What You Should Know

My dear friend and colleague Dr. Jean Anderson works tirelessly as a leader in the challenging medical field of HIV and women.  More »

The Mammography Call Back

The other day, I went in for my routine "squishing," or mammogram x-ray, as they are officially called.  More »

Facts About Tubal Ligation

"Tubal ligation," "bilateral tubal ligation," "BTL," and "tubal" are all terms used to describe the variety of procedures surgeons employ to block the fallopian tubes, resulting in female steriliza  More »

HPV Vaccination & Cancer Prevention

The year before I was born, my brother died at age 7 of childhood leukemia.  More »

The Pain and Bleeding of Adenomyosis

In the operating room, the surgical team needs just 1 look to know why the patient has been so miserable in the months or even years preceding surgery.  More »

Contraception: What Stops Ovulation and What Doesn’t?

My sister had a hysterectomy in her late 30s for bleeding issues. As is common in young women having hysterectomies, the surgeons left her ovaries behind.  More »

Identifying Your Child’s Pelvic Pain

Almost every child I have seen in the emergency room for vaginal bleeding has a foreign object in their vagina. The objects have ranged from batteries to bobby pins to toilet paper.  More »

Your Baby’s Development Through Pregnancy

When we made plans well over a year ago for my niece and her husband to visit and go to the Alabama/Penn State football game, we had no idea she would be 23 weeks pregnant by kickoff. As  More »

Getting Up After Abdominal Surgery

When I see my patients immediately after open abdominal surgery, they frequently say “why does it hurt so much?” I think that we sometimes forget to warn people that having their abdomen cut open  More »

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