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  What is bacterial vaginosis?   Bacterial vaginosis is one of the most common diseases of the vagina, and almost one in every ten women in Australia suffers from bacterial vaginosis at one point in their lives. Bacterial vaginosis mostly affects women in childbearing age. It ...
  Menopause is the cessation of menstruation for a year or more, and it usually occurs after the age of 50 years. If this happens before age 40, it is labeled as early menopause, and if before 40, it is called premature menopause.   Causes of premature menopause:   Some of ...
  The vulva is the external part of female genitalia. Different diseases can arise in this region. Symptoms can vary from itching, burning to swollen skin. Treatment is usually targeted to decrease these symptoms while eliminating the cause.   Structures of the vulva: The vulva has ...
Hormone Replacement Therapy - post menopause Hormone replacement therapy is a treatment that doctors can recommend to relieve common menopausal symptoms and to treat long-term changes in the body, such as bone loss, which occurred as a result of the decrease in the level of the natural hormones ...
  What is gestational diabetes? Gestational diabetes or GDM is a form of diabetes that occurs during pregnancy. Most of the time, GDM gets better on its own without any medications after pregnancy, but in some females, it may persist even after pregnancy. Gestational diabetes is diagnosed ...
Is pregnancy massage safe?   Pregnancy or prenatal massage may be used to reduce swelling in arms and legs, reduce stress and is known to relieve muscle and joint pain in a pregnant woman. It can involve many massaging techniques but usually involves a gentle massage.    Pregnancy ...
  The Implanon is a contraceptive implant containing the hormone etonogestrel (a progesterone like hormone), commonly used in Australia. A contraceptive implant works in a similar way as an oral contraceptive pill.  The Implanon is about 3-4 cm long and made of plastic. It is inserted ...
  Oral contraceptive pills, commonly referred to as ‘OCPs’ are one of the most widely used methods of contraception. In Australia, two types of contraceptive pills are common, one being the “pill” which has both oestrogen and progesterone type hormones and the “mini pill” which ...
Managing the Common Cold and Flu in Pregnancy   One of the most common respiratory illnesses is the seasonal cold or flu. More than a million cases are seen in Australia alone. During pregnancy the chances of a woman contracting colds or influenza are higher than non-pregnant woman. This ...
Managing Leg Cramps in Pregnancy   Leg cramps are involuntary contractions of muscles that primarily affects the calf, foot or both. These cramps are quite common in pregnant women. Causes of leg cramps: Although these are quite common, it is still not clear what causes leg cramps. ...
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Greenslopes Obstetrics & Gynaecology is closely aligned with the Greenslopes Private Hospital which opened Brisbane’s newest maternity facility in February 2013.

Pregnancy Checklist
Pregnancy Checklist

Congratulations on your pregnancy! If you would like some help thinking through some of the things you need to organise, I've put together a checklist to make sure the important things aren't missed.

Pregnancy Pearls
Pregnancy Pearls

There are many questions and common issues that arise during pregnancy. Here are some short and helpful articles on many common pregnancy issues.

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