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Brown Girls and PCOS

I’ve mentioned before, I am the daughter of South Asian (includes Pakistan, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka,Maldives, Bhutan and Bangladesh) immigrants and practice in downtown Chicago. I proudly treat all races, religions and ethnicities. We all know representation matters and so does cultural sensitivity. Much of the South Asian diaspora live here in Chicago, so I  have a high percentage of South Asians that I treat. Besides treating a lot of...

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Gynogirl Reacts to Vagisil ® Controversy: Vaginal Health and Menstrual Shaming

Recently, Vagisil unleashed a new product into the market of feminine hygiene--and I am not speaking of sanitary pads, tampons or cups.  The new OMV ®  line targets teenage girls with their wipes, wash and serum products.  The feminine hygiene industry is a multi-billion dollar industry that usually only preys on the insecurities of women who have been indoctrinated to believe that their vagina should smell a certain way and...

Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause and Effective Treatments

Vaginal Atrophy- In the best sense the word "atrophy" means to waste away.  In our worst connotation it means to shrivel, deteriorate or become a vestigial during evolution. Dear Lord, is this what we want to think of the vagina for almost half the women in menopause? Certainly not, and yet it was not until 2014 when the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health (ISSWSH) and the North...

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Menopause Symptoms and Depression Awareness

Today I want to  discuss an important topic that many of my patients face or will inevitably face in their lifetime- Menopause. Brace yourself, because Menopause is coming! When I used to think about menopause, I thought about old age, sagging skin, dryness, and generally emotional time for women. I was always scared.  Images of the GoldenGirls is what I remember when I was growing up. Blanche Devaroe living her best life...