There has been a lot of press recently about the human papilloma virus, or HPV.  Some of it has been good, while some of it less than accurate. So, let’s talk briefly about HPV. HPV is a virus that can infect people.  Upwards of 80% of both women and men will contract this virus at…

Read More

What is Perimenopause? It’s the change women go through, as hormone levels start to decline. This can take up to two years. During this time, many patients might start developing symptoms, and periods can become irregular until they completely stop altogether. Eventually, the declining hormone levels will result in the cessation of menses, which is known…

Read More

Have you heard of Addyi?   The FDA has approved the new medication to help pre-menopausal women with libido.  It is the first and only FDA-approved treatment for acquired, generalized Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD) in premenopausal women.   Addyi is creating some buzz in the media.  Many women have been reading about the medication…

Read More