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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 ...
  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 ...
Endometrial cancer arises from the lining of the uterus, also known as endometrium. It is the most common type of uterine cancer and is the most common gynecological cancer with 1900 Australian women diagnosed each year. Endometrial cancer is usually diagnosed at early stages. This is due to ...
Menorrhagia: Heavy menstrual bleeding. Heavy menstrual bleeding, medically known as menorrhagia can be alarming and can have a negative effect on a woman’s everyday life. With heavy menstrual bleeding, it can be difficult to keep up with usual activities because of constant bleeding and ...
Fibroids, or myomas are benign, non-cancerous growths that develop inside or around the womb (uterus). These growths are made up of muscles or fibrous tissue. These are also called uterine myomas or leiomyomas. Many women have no symptoms and often totally unaware that they are suffering from ...
    What is the vulva?   The vulva is the external part of the female genitals. It protects a woman’s sexual organs, urinary opening, vestibule, and vagina and is the center of much of a woman’s sexual response. The outer and inner ‘lips’ of the vulva are called ...
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.

Consulting Rooms
Consulting Rooms

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.

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