Understanding Postpartum Depression

Understanding Postpartum Depression

What is postpartum depression? Postpartum depression is a type of depression that can develop after giving birth. It is estimated that 1 in 5 women experience postpartum depression, and that number continues to rise. This type of depression can be temporary and can...
Pap Screenings: Answering Frequently Asked Questions

Pap Screenings: Answering Frequently Asked Questions

A Pap screening, also called a Pap smear, is a screening used to check for abnormalities in a woman’s cervix (the opening of the uterus). Abnormalities in the cells are most often caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). HPV is the most common sexually transmitted...