Botox has been the #1 cosmetic treatment in the U.S for years. While it’s wildly popular, people who are new to Botox typically have some questions about the treatment. The team at Empire OBGYN in Buffalo, NY is here to put your mind at ease and help you decide if Botox is right for you and your cosmetic goals! Before your consultation, take a look at the most commonly asked questions we’ve compiled below. 1. What does Botox do? Botox involves injecting a neurotoxin called botulinum toxin into the muscles to temporarily paralyze them. It … [Read more...] about Top 10 FAQs Everyone Should Read Before Getting Botox
Educating yourself about various STDs/STIs is crucial if you plan on being sexually active. The more you know about them, the easier it is to avoid them in the first place, recognize signs/symptoms of them, and feel confident that you understand the resources available to you if you need testing, vaccines, or other treatment. Keep reading to learn about Human Papillomavirus. Human Papillomavirus is very common. Human papillomavirus is also called HPV for short. What is Human Papillomavirus?/Is Human Papillomavirus viral or … [Read more...] about What You Need to Know About Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
Incontinence. It's a seldom-discussed topic. But it affects nearly HALF of women over the age of 50, to some degree.It doesn't just affect the aging population, though. Women often experience some incontinence after childbirth, too.You may be coping by using special undergarments, limiting fluid intake, avoiding certain activities, and even modifying your wardrobe. It may even be affecting your quality of life. What else can you do? Maybe you feel embarrassed by it, but you should know that there are treatment options! So, speak … [Read more...] about What Can You Do About Urinary Incontinence?