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September 19, 2012 | Dr. Stephen Welty, Chief of Neonatology

Perkins Sextuplets photo from Texas Children's Pavilion for WomenOn behalf of the interdisciplinary maternal and newborn teams at Texas Children’s Hospital and Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, I’m excited to announce that Leah Perkins, the final and smallest of the

September 17, 2012 | Jeremy S. Slone, MD, MPH1126


September 12, 2012 | Dr. Ronald Young, Gynecologist

Bio-identical hormones, herbal products and chondroitin tablets, to name just a few, are promoted as being beneficial for treating menopausal symptoms and conditions including osteoporosis. But are they really doing any good? Are they really a good substitute for pharmaceutical-derived therapies?

September 11, 2012 | Dr. Terri-Ann Samuels, Urogynecologist

There are some things about aging that no one ever wants to talk about and pelvic organ prolapse — also known as a “woman’s hernia” — is one of them. As a urogynecologist, I specialize in the treatment of pelvic floor disorders, and prolapse is a very common condition that women need to be aware of.

September 10, 2012 | Dr. Nina Ali, OB/GYN

Screenings are tests that look for diseases before you have symptoms, like blood pressure checks and mammograms. You can get some screenings, such as blood pressure readings, in your doctor's office. Others, such as mammograms, need special equipment, so you may need to go to a different office.

To help you better understand the array of tests there are, I’ve compiled the following list with brief descriptions of what you need to know.