In the past, we’ve written about diabetes, breast health, pregnancy, and other important women’s health topics. Today we’re going to focus on another health issue affecting all women: osteoporosis. We’ll help you understand the dangers of osteoporosis, how it affects women of all ages, and how you can minimize [...]
Does your mammogram report say you have dense breast tissue? You may be wondering what this means. Dense breast tissue is actually a very common finding on mammograms, so you’re not alone. Many women have high breast density for a variety of reasons. Take some time to learn [...]
More women than ever before are choosing to have children into their late thirties and forties. Did you know 15% of women who give birth nowadays are 35 and older? New research and better medical technology have made so-called advanced age pregnancies safer than ever before. At Shenandoah Women’s [...]
Did you know that 30 million people in the United States have diabetes? And that another 10 million people may be undiagnosed? That’s over 10% of the population! Women, especially Hispanic, Asian, and African American women, are at particular risk. At Shenandoah Women’s Healthcare, we help all women take control [...]
Every October is breast cancer awareness month and here at Shenandoah Women’s Healthcare, we think it’s important to take the time to talk about not only breast cancer awareness but the importance of being aware of your all-around health. Did You Know? Breast Cancer Awareness Month began in [...]
August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month! That’s right! August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month! At SWHC, we’re here to help answer your questions, help you understand the benefits of breast milk (for both mothers and babies), and provide the support and assistance you need. Keep reading to learn more! [...]
Striving to stay healthy can feel like an uphill battle. Women across the country face a variety of unique health issues throughout their lives, from infertility to breast cancer to international health scares like the Zika virus. How do you know what you’re at risk for? And most importantly, [...]
We're excited to announce the opening of The Spa at Shenandoah! Starting May 2nd, we're offering a wide variety of aesthetics and medi-spa services at our Harrisonburg clinic!