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Preparing Your Daughter for Her First Period

Preparing Your Daughter for Her First Period

By Dr. Amy Schmidt, MD   Your little girl is growing up! Signs of her age are apparent from simply observing changes that begin to happen before she even gets her first period. Most girls start to menstruate between ages 10 and 15 years old, with an average age of 12....

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COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

Updated: Monday, February 08, 2021 To our patients – Keeping our patients and staff healthy is our first priority. To achieve this we have taken a number of precautions to make this happen. We have prepared the following frequently asked questions to help guide you:...

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COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

Updated: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 To our patients – we wanted to send you all a message about preventative steps we’re taking here at Women’s Health Specialists during these challenging times of COVID-19. Keeping our patients and staff healthy is our first...

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Insurance Awareness

Insurance Awareness

On National Insurance Awareness Day, we would like to share some things with you to help you understand insurance plans.    Commonly used terms: COPAY – A fixed amount you pay for a particular service, typically for an office visit. DEDUCTIBLE – The amount you must...

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Searching for a Positive Outlook

Searching for a Positive Outlook

By Connie Masak, APNP “To avoid situations in which you might make mistakes may be the biggest mistake of all” ~ Peter McWilliams “We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are” ~ Anais Nan I’ve been working on my personal outlook for probably half of my...

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When and how to wash your hands properly

When and how to wash your hands properly

How to wash your hands properly Handwashing is one of the best ways to protect yourself and your family from getting sick. It is easy to do and the most effective way to prevent the spread of germs from your home to the workplace to childcare facilities and...

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