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Signs of Gestational Diabetes You Probably Won’t Notice

According to the CDC it is estimated that between 2 to 10 percent of American women will develop gestational diabetes during their pregnancy. You may think it can’t happen to you because you’ve never experienced diabetes. Unfortunately, that is not the way it works.


Hours for Memorial Day

In observance of Memorial Day, our office will be closed on Monday, May 27th. We want to wish all patients and staff a wonderful long weekend!


The Importance of Your Regularly Scheduled Pap Smear

Pap smears, also known as Pap tests, help to identify suspicious cells in your cervix that could signal a precancerous condition.


Sleeping Better After Menopause

If night sweats and day sweats aren’t enough to ruin a normal day, now your clothes seem to be shrinking a bit. At least that’s what you keep telling yourself. Now the knockout punch comes; you begin to realize how menopause can affect your sleep schedule.


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; […]


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.


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!


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.


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.


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!!