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Body Fat and Gynecological Cancer

Tags: cervical cancer, diet, endometrial cancer, gynecological cancer, gynecology, healthy diet, ovarian cancer, overweight, uterine cancer

A woman’s first defense against uterine cancer is staying in shape.


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Did Your Gynecologist Say ‘SIS?’

Tags: fertility, gynecology, infertility, ob/gyn, pap smear, pap test, postmenopausal bleeding, saline-infusion sonography, SIS, ultrasound

Similar to an ultrasound, saline-infusion sonography (SIS) uses salt water to give a clearer view of the uterus. It can detect polyps, fibroids, and other abnormalities.


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Chat With a Doctor: Your Birthing Experience

Tags: birthing hospital, breastfeeding, chat with a doctor, gynecology, infant mortality, menopause, obstetrics, pregnancy, web chat, webchat

Ask questions and get answers about the birthing experience from a Cleveland Clinic physician during a live webchat Monday, September 10, 2012, at noon (ET).