Blog Articles

My Pap Smear Results Were Irregular: What Now?

If you recently learned your Pap smear returned an abnormal result, you might be feeling worried or uncertain about what to do next. Here’s what an abnormal Pap smear can mean and what follow-up care you need.

Jul 12th, 2019
What You Should Know About Medical vs. Surgical Abortions

If you’ve found yourself unexpectedly pregnant, be assured that you aren’t alone. If you decide to terminate your pregnancy, we offer two types of abortion procedures, medical and surgical. We’ll help you determine which is right for you.

May 31st, 2019
Why Being Tested for HPV Is Always a Good Idea

It may come as a surprise to know that if you’re sexually active, you’ll probably get HPV at some point in your lifetime. Find out why it’s so important to get tested, and learn how you can lower your risk of getting this common STD.

Apr 9th, 2019
Important Facts to Know About Abortion

Are you experiencing an unwanted pregnancy and are considering having an abortion? Read on to learn about the two types of procedures and what to expect afterward.

Feb 1st, 2019
Why Your Annual Well Woman Visit Is So Important

Having a well woman visit every year is one of the most important things you can do to stay healthy, no matter what your age. Here's what you can expect during your visit and why it's so important to schedule one every year.

Jan 17th, 2019
How Family Planning Can Help You

Family planning isn't just about birth control. It's about all the services that can help you be in control of your own destiny, including deciding when to have children and when not to. Learn more about the family planning services Dr. White offers.

Dec 21st, 2018
Tips for Choosing the Right Birth Control for You

There are plenty of options when it comes to selecting a method of birth control - and a lot of surprising differences among different methods. Knowing your options is an important step in choosing the best method for your needs and your lifestyle.

Nov 26th, 2018
Have You Been Tested for HPV?

With all of the talk about the HPV vaccine for teens, few people realize the importance of being tested for this disease as an adult. Find out what HPV is, how it is transmitted and how a simple test can save your life.

Oct 31st, 2018
Factors That May Contribute to a High-Risk Pregnancy

It’s understandably scary to think of the words “high risk” being attached to your pregnancy. And it’s something you should take seriously. Find out more about what contributes to a high-risk pregnancy and how you can help limit those risks.

Aug 20th, 2018
How a Pap Smear Can Save Your Life

Did you know that there will be over 13,000 cases of cervical cancer diagnosed this year, according to the American Cancer Society? Approximately 4000 of those will result in death. Read on to find out how a simple test can save your life.

Jun 19th, 2018
Who Should be Tested for STDs and How Often?

One of the uncomfortable downsides to sex is learning that you have a sexually transmitted disease (STD). By making STD testing a regular part of your self-care, you can eliminate much of the worry of STDs and ensure early treatment.

May 25th, 2018
What is a Medical Abortion, and Is it Effective?

The decision to have an abortion is never easy. Whether you have financial burdens, a medical condition that makes pregnancy dangerous, or are currently incapable of parenting, ending your pregnancy may be the option you’ve chosen.

Mar 29th, 2018