Archive for January, 2015

All you need to know about Genital Warts

Condyloma acuminata (genital warts) are a sexually transmitted infection that causes small, skin-colored or pink growths on the labia, at the opening of the vagina, or around or inside the anus. Genital warts are the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States. Although warts affect both genders, more

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Protect yourself against this silent killer

“This is a disease you should not die of.”  Said Dr. Fri Mofor-Eta of cervical cancer. Mofor-Eta is a OB/GYN practicing at Pleasant Valley Hospital. Women’s heath issues are her primary focus, and with January being Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, she recently addressed the disease. Getting regular pap smears and

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Brittany Maynard’s Husband Speaks Out About Wife’s Final Moments, Her Fight To Die With Dignity

It’s been two months since Death With Dignity advocate Brittany Maynard chose to peacefully end her own life after battling terminal cancer — a choice that prompted many people to examine end-of-life rights for other patients facing terminal illness. Now, Maynard’s husband, Dan Diaz, is speaking out on her final

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