Natural Family Planning
Dear Dr. N How effective is natural family planning? signed K Dear K- You ask an interesting question. Natural family planning has been around a long time. It is a method that women use involving using their temperature, cervical mucous, … Continue reading
Dear Dr. N What is the perineum? and why would I have it fixed? signed confused Dear “good question”- A perineoplasty is a procedure that corrects the tissue between the vaginal opening and the rectum. This is the perineum. A … Continue reading
Dear DrN- I am 42 years old, on the birth control pill, and my emotions are “out of control”. I am tearful and all over the board. Could this be the pill or do I need to have my hormones … Continue reading
Dear Readers, I have been amazed at the number of women asking for and utilizing the IUD as a contraceptive. I had a woman today say”why wouldn’t women use this method?” She loves how she has no period and does … Continue reading
DrN- Following Intercourse I initially had an unusual odor, now followed by a yucky green discharge, vaginally. What should I do? Signed, S. Dear S.- I am concerned that you might have an infection. There is a bacterial infection that … Continue reading
Implanon, Whats that?
Dear Readers, I have not received questions so I though I would share a great new birth control method. It is the size of a matchstick, progesterone only and works immediately after placement. It is placed easily, less than 5 … Continue reading