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Symptoms and Treatment of PCOS

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is the most common hormonal disorder that affects women in their reproductive years. It is estimated that as many as five to 10 percent of women have PCOS. Many women...

November 18: Botox for Overactive Bladder

By Virginia Women's Center An estimated 17 to 53 million Americans are affected by overactive bladder. Frequent urination – the main symptom associated with overactive bladder – is defined as having to use the restroom more...
Spring Allergies

Spring Allergies Are Blooming

Warm weather.  Birds are chirping.  Flowers are blooming.  Spring is here and so are the allergies.  Tree pollen is the biggest cause of spring allergies. People with severe grass and ragweed allergies will start...

Talking to Your Daughter About her Period

Content Provided By: Virginia Women's CenterWhile it’s not as dreaded as the birds and the bees talk, talking to daughters about periods is not usually high on the list of parenting milestones that moms...

Get Your Body Back and Enjoy Stroller Stride September Specials

I want my body back! And now you can have it. Body Back FIT4MOM Richmond is offering their new fall Body Back session beginning the week of September 9, 2013. Get started September 9 and you'll be...

Trans Fat Ban: What it Means for You

November 7th, the FDA made an announcement that it plans to ban trans fat, stating in a press release "...partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs), the primary dietary source of artificial trans fat in processed foods,...
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Is Your Laminate Flooring Harmful?

Laminate flooring from Lumber Liquidators has been in the news and causing homeowners to be concerned over their health.  In 2015, CBS News aired a story regarding elevated formaldehyde levels in laminate flooring available...
Outdoor play

6 Tips for Keeping Your Kids Connected With Nature Through Outdoor Play

Now that the heat of summer finally seems to be easing up, getting outside to play is easier and more fun than ever. Especially after a long day of sitting inside a classroom, outdoor...

Camping With Children: Making it a Great Experience for Everyone!

We've taken our girls tent camping about 6 or 7 times now. We think camping is a great way to connect children to nature and unplug from our busy lives.  My husband and I...

New Discoveries in Childbirth Experiences at VCU Medical Center

I was fortunate to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Labor & Delivery unit at VCU Medical Center last night.   Such an impressive new space to bring this already amazing team...

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