September 2015


Women's Health Event
Thursday, Sept.17, 6-8:30 PM
Baker Lofts

Enjoy Q & A with the experts, appetizers and beverages, socializing, health information tables and these Female & Fabulous presentations:
• Susan Ervine, MD - Up Front with the “Girls”: the importance of knowing your breast density
• Laurie Birkholz, MD - Clean, Cool and Confident: strategies for healthy eating, reducing hot flashes, increasing metabolism and balancing hormones
• Barb DePree, MD - Let’s Talk about Sex, Baby: ways to keep our bodies and minds engaged for continued sexuality and pleasure. Register now for this free event!

Women's Health Blog

Wrong Kind of "Hot"

Now that the FDA advisory panel has pulled the plug on two nonhormonal drugs to treat hot flashes and night sweats, what’s a grumpy, sleep-deprived, sweaty, menopausal woman to do?

For most of us, hot flashes are uncomfortable and inconvenient. For some of us, hot flashes are debilitating and make it hard to sleep or function normally. And except for hormone therapy, no treatment regimen is guaranteed to alleviate them. Read on