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Accidentally losing urine in the months and years after having a baby is either not talked about at all, or laughed off as normal. Approximately 1 in 3 women will experience urinary incontinence in their lifetime and two of the most significant risk factors for it are pregnancy and vaginal childbirth. Although common, leaking urine and bladder incontinence is...
I have had many patients ask me if coffee is safe during pregnancy. Is drinking coffee while pregnant safe? The answer is YES! However, the amount of caffeine we recommend during pregnancy differs than pre-pregnancy. When I reviewed the medical evidence, I found that that there may actually be health benefits to drinking coffee! But if too much...
A question I sometimes get from patients is about shaving and the risks associated with shaving. One of the first questions I get asked is "Does shaving cause your hair to grow thicker?" and "Is shaving bad for your skin?" Shaving is an effective and relatively cost-effective form of hair removal that removes hair temporarily...

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