All posts by Juliet MD

  • En-do-me-tri-o-sis

    En-do-me-tri-o-sis is present in one third of women who suffer from infertility and in more than eighty per cent of women who suffer from chronic pelvic...

  • What is PID?

    Every sexually active woman should know of PID (Pelvic Inflammatory Disease).  Most women diagnosed with this infection are under the age of twenty five.  Unfortunately, many women...

  • C-Section on request

    Across the nation about 30% of deliveries are done by caesarean section (c-section). Most c-sections are performed at the recommendation of an obstetrician, but in recent...

  • Do you have Herpes?

    Last week I had a heated debate with a friend of mine over what she feels is the nonchalant attitude of physicians over the topic...

  • A Note to Women for Father’s Day

    My dad quit smoking years ago.  He often fell asleep on the couch while ashes from a lit cigarette fell to the floor.  The fact...

  • The Big M

    Menopause is one of the biggest turning points in women’s lives. It is defined as the permanent cessation of menstruation.  Some women make smooth transitions,...

  • Do you really need a pap smear?

    The answer is “yes” but not necessarily every year and not at every age.  Here is why… Now that we have clearer understanding of how...