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Are You at Risk for Gestational Diabetes?

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes—a condition characterized by a significant increase in blood sugar levels—that develops during pregnancy. The condition is fairly common, as placenta hor…

Three Things Women Should Know About Breast Cancer Prevention

As we become more aware of the risks associated with different kinds of cancers, including breast cancer, many women will question whether it is possible to prevent the disease. Fortunately, there…

Should Younger Women Care About Their Fertility?

When you’re in your 20s, fertility might not be at the top of your mind, especially if you’ve positioned education, career, travel or romance ahead of starting a family. In fact, a recent poll found tha…

The CPMC Women and Children’s Center New Van Ness Campus

This article by Dr. Laurie Green was originally published on Sutter Health. Designed for the Times: New San Francisco Hospital Embraces Mature Moms The CPMC Women and Children’s Center at the new V…

Three Reasons to Schedule Your Annual Well-Woman Exam Today

Scheduling your annual well-woman visit takes just minutes, and it’s a very important step on the path toward optimum health. However, it’s also something easily forgotten in the hustle and bustle of dai…