Archive for the Women’s Health Category

Conversations with Our Daughters About Breast Health
October 10, 2019

As girls begin to develop they ask themselves “what are normal breasts supposed to look and feel like?” As women age, they continue to ask themselves the same question, and […]

Make Time for Walking
October 9, 2019

It’s a great season to be outdoors, go out for a walk, enjoy Florida’s expansive blue skies and natural wonder, all while getting some regular exercise. According to the American […]

All About Statins
September 18, 2019

There are so many medical terms to understand surrounding managing cholesterol, now let’s add statins. Statins are a class of drugs commonly prescribed by cardiologists to lower cholesterol in the […]

Cholesterol Confusion
September 18, 2019

Change can cause confusion, especially with how many factors relate to cholesterol management and plaque buildup. Medical innovation and clinical trials are helping to fuel adjustments to cholesterol management in […]

Customized Sun Protection
July 25, 2019

Although following general sun protection tips are important, there are also extra precautions for each of us, based on our individual needs. When USF Health dermatologist Dr. Lucia Seminario-Vidal meets […]

Stay in the Shade
July 16, 2019

Relaxing in the Florida sun. Nothing better, right? Unfortunately, a sunburn can appear that evening and damage to our skin can appear years from now. It’s good to keep in […]

No Time for Incontinence?
June 4, 2019

A third of all adult women struggle with incontinence, the medical term for the leakage of urine. Depending on the severity of your incontinence, this condition can greatly impact your […]

Love Your Lymph Nodes too!
May 15, 2019

Life is full of possibilities and adventures to come.  Slowing down after beating breast cancer is NOT an option. Dr. Nicholas Panetta, a plastic and reconstructive surgeon for USF Health […]

Be A Well Woman
May 9, 2019

What is a well woman? The well woman is well informed and in control of her own health, beginning with an annual well woman exam. The well woman exam is […]

Connect. Appreciate. Respond. Empower.
April 26, 2019

There are special people in this world, who lift our spirits and care for us in ways that give us comfort. Our compassionate team of heath care providers connect with […]

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