This Valentine’s Day: Be Wise, Prevent STIs

Sexually transmitted infections affect people of all ages and backgrounds with about 20 million new cases in the U.S. each year. Condom Awareness Month presents a great time to get tested with your partner before the Valentine’s Day weekend…

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month and a reminder that the most important thing you can do to prevent cervical cancer is to start screening at the age of 21.  The American Cancer Society estimated that about 13,800 new cases of invasive…

Coping with Stress During COVID-19

While researchers work tirelessly to learn more about COVID and its effects on pregnancy, expectant mothers continue to face increased levels of stress and uncertainty. Though there are still many unknown factors and the overall risk is low,…

Caring for your Pancreas

You’ve probably heard about pancreatic cancer here and there; perhaps a family member or friend was impacted by the disease and spoken about it, or you’ve seen a favorite celebrity speak about it in a commercial on television or advertisement…

Going Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness

Every October, we are surrounded by a sea of pink to inspire hope and raise awareness of breast cancer. The month is dedicated to educating the public about breast cancer early detection, causes, prevention, treatment, support services and…

Color Me Blue for Prostate Cancer Awareness

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month! Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer in American men. About 1 in 9 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime.1 Prostate cancer markers, like the…

New Information About COVID-19 for Expecting Moms

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically changed how we as patients experience healthcare this year, and might arguably have affected expecting mothers more than most others. Presenting many new challenges such as adjusted prenatal visit scheduling,…

Celebrating Women’s Health

It’s National Women’s Health Week, the annual event in which millions of women take steps to improve their health. The week serves as a reminder for women to make health a priority and build positive health habits for life. As we…

Get Tested During STI Awareness Month

Sexually transmitted infections or STIs, also referred to as sexually transmitted diseases or STDs, are common in men and women. April is STD/STI Awareness Month, so there is no time like the present to talk with your sexual partner(s) and get…

GeneDx Turns 20

We’re celebrating something BIG today – our specialty genetics laboratory, GeneDx, turns 20! If you haven’t heard of GeneDx, they are a global leader and pioneer in advanced genetic and genomics testing, and specialize in diagnosing rare…