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Informational articles written by Billings OB-GYN Associates providers.

The holiday season is full of parties, shopping, family time, baking, cleaning and many joyous occasions. However, the holidays can also bring along unwanted stress that can affect your health and well-being. If you know that the holidays bring a lot of stress, plan ahead and use these tips to help you cope and feel more

More than three million women are affected by Fibrocystic Breast Changes (formally known as Fibrocystic Breast Disease). What is Fibrocystic Breast Changes? Fibrocystic Breast Changes is a benign condition which typically occurs in women between 20-50 years of age. It is almost never seen in post-menopausal women. This condition is described as “lumpy,” painful breast more

Three treatments, under 5 minutes, in-office and no anesthesia, that’s all it takes to treat changes that at least 50% of post-menopausal women experience. After menopause, estrogen levels in the body fall dramatically resulting in thinning and unhealthy vaginal tissue. This can lead to pain with intercourse and bladder symptoms such as urgency and leakage. more

Over the years, we’ve seen many advancements in women’s healthcare. These advancements and the resulting changes in recommendations for women have sometimes resulted in confusion. One area that is important for women is an annual well-woman exam. You can learn more about well-woman exams here. While the well-woman exam will cover many areas of your more

The postpartum period is a time that’s meant to be euphoric, but for 1 in 7 new moms, that’s not the case. For too many, this illness goes undetected because others don’t understand the way a person suffering is feeling. Many individuals suffering from postpartum depression may feel guilty about their feelings because society characterizes more