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12 Potential Causes of Your Uterine Pain

There are a number of reasons that a woman may experience discomfort in her pelvic region. Among the 12 potential causes of your uterine pain, some are more worrisome than others.

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Category: Gynecology

Announcement: Centra Visitation Restrictions

Women’s Health is posting this to inform our patients of a recent change to Centra protcol.

Due to the increased prevalence of flu in our area, all Centra facilities are implementing temporary visitation restrictions. In order to protect our patients and staff from flu and other infectious diseases, the following precautionary measures are effective immediately;

  • Visitation is limited to healthy adults
  • Please do not visit if you are sick, have a fever, cough, runny nose sore throat, headache, muscle or joint pain
  • For protection of children and patients, it is highly recommended children not be brought into any Centra facility unless medical attention is needed
  • Please no more than two visitors at a time per patient

If you have any additional questions that have not been answered above, please contact Women’s Health Services of Central Virginia today by calling (434) 239-7890.


The Best Exercises That Are Still Safe To Do While Pregnant

Moms to-be have a lot in common. Besides that so-called “glow” everyone says you have, there are swollen ankles, constipation, aches and pains, bloating, and fatigue. Let’s not forget about the fact that you can’t get a good night’s sleep. Yeah, that too. Read the rest of this entry »


Birth Control May Protect You From More Than Unwanted Pregnancy

What was commonly known as the Sexual Revolution back in the 1960s and early 1970s burst on the scene due to the invention and FDA approval of the birth control pill. That little pill managed to change how the US and the rest of world think about sexual health, and still does today.

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Category: Uncategorized

WHSCV Open Monday Regular Hours

WHSCV will be opening at the regular time Monday, Jan 14th.

 

Category: Uncategorized

Gift Certificates Now Available for “FUN” Ultrasounds!

Struggling to find a Christmas gift for your expectant friends? Get them a “FUN” ultrasound from Women’s Health Services of Central Virginia!

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10 Clear Signs That You May Have Endometriosis

Many women living with endometriosis do not even realize that they have it, and a major lack of communication is often to blame.

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STI vs. UTI: What’s The Difference Between Their Symptoms?

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) and Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) are both quite common. There are some symptoms similar to both an STI and a UTI, so sometimes it may be difficult to to discern which type of infection your symptoms represent. What follows may help you to spot the difference quickly and take action.

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Celebrate World Breast Feeding Month at Milkapalooza!

Women’s Health Services of Central Virginia was proud a sponsor of Milkapalooza, an event celebrating World Breastfeeding Month and the success achieved TOGETHER in our community! The event included Food Trucks, Baby Cows, Princess, raffle prizes, inflatable bounce house, photo booths, face painting and more!!

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Forum on Women’s Sexual Health!

Several providers from Women’s Health Services took part in a forum on women’s sexual health on Wednesday, July 11th at 5:30 pm for a discussion with a local panel of specialists!

Women's sexual health forum

Category: Events