Beaver Dam Women's Health Blog

10 Common Causes of Pelvic Pain in Women

Posted: 
September 2016

A woman’s pelvis is like the Times Square of human anatomy. Here—below the belly button and above the hips—food finishes its digestive journey, babies are grown, and the legs are supported. It’s a hub of activity and structures, which explains why different causes of pelvic pain abound.

What to Expect at Your First Pelvic Exam

Posted: 
September 2016

Hello, first pelvic exam. We’ve been expecting you, and we’re not happy you’re here. You can relate, right? Read on to learn the answers to common questions so you can walk in the exam room knowing exactly what to expect at your first pelvic exam.

Straight Talk About Bowel Control Problems

Posted: 
September 2016

If you’ve experienced fecal incontinence—bowel control problems that result in leakage of fecal matter (yes, poop)—you know how deeply embarrassing and concerning the problem is. Before we discuss ways to treat bowel control problems, let’s look at some of the issues known to cause them.

Pelvic Pain During Pregnancy

Posted: 
September 2016

Fifteen times heavier—that’s how much a woman’s uterus grows during the nine months following conception. It’s no surprise, then, that pelvic pain during pregnancy is quite common. 

9 (Mostly) Non-Invasive Urinary Incontinence Treatments

Posted: 
August 2016

If misery loves company, then people with urinary incontinence ought to be dancing in the streets. Urine leakage is incredibly common—more common than pet ownership, smoking, left-handedness, and even blue eyes. But are you dancing in the streets about yours? Not likely! 

Maintaining Your Breast Health at Every Stage of Your Life

Posted: 
August 2016

Your breasts are an important piece of you, and it’s essential to keep them healthy at every stage of your life.

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