Read about what it means to get pregnant and have a healthy pregnancy in your late 30s or early 40s with insights from Lisa Luther, MD, in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Massachusetts General Hospital.
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An Uncomfortable Truth: How Stigma and a Lack of Funding Has Set Back Research on Vulvovaginal Disorders
The world of medicine has made remarkable strides in diagnosing and treating various health conditions, but when it comes to many women’s health issues, progress is lacking.
In September 2023, Melissa Nelson, MSN, CNM, WHNP-BC , became the chief of the Midwifery Service within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Massachusetts General Hospital. Below, Melissa shares why she pursued a career in midwifery, what she most wants people to know about this area of care, and her advice for patients.
Lactation and breastfeeding are a unique experience for every parent and infant. The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Mass General busts myths and shares new evidenced-based information.
What the new FDA approval of an over-the-counter birth control pill means for you | Massachusetts General Hospital
Read about what the new FDA approval of an over-the-counter birth control pill means for you, with insights from physicians in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Marcus Ortega, MD, recently completed his Urogynecology fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital and is now an attending physician and faculty member at the Mass General Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Below, Dr. Ortega talks about what drew him to this specialty, his new practice in Danvers and his research that aims to help patients recover faster following surgery.
Read answers to the top 10 questions from patients about fertility, IVF, egg-freezing, and more from reproductive specialists and nurses at the Mass General Fertility Center.
Read this question-and-answer article featuring Allison Gockley, MD, a gynecologic oncologist in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Mass General Cancer Center.
Caroline's Story: A Long Labor of Love | Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Massachusetts General Hospital
During the summer of 2021, Caroline and her husband, Ryan, found out they were expecting a daughter, due on St. Patrick’s Day.
Anna’s Story: Healing After a Traumatic Birth | Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Massachusetts General Hospital
Anna Haring is a mom of two young girls. She’s a board-certified clinical specialist in neurologic physical therapy and highly values research. After her traumatic birth experience with her younger daughter, she learned about the childbirth-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) research that Sharon Dekel, PhD, MS, MPhil leads in her lab. Read her story about healing after her traumatic birth experience.