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University Health Park Bldg 1 2401
University Pkwy Ste.201
Sarasota, Fl 34243
411 Commerical Court, Suite F
Venice, FL 34292
Call Today! 941-359-8300

University Park Obstetrics and Gynecology Blog

The Health Benefits of Sex

Did you know that having sex is actually beneficial for your health?

Regular sex can do everything from help you find relief from your stress to improving your self-esteem. Most people are fully aware of the fact that sex feels good and is a healthy part of a relationship, but what many people don’t realize is that sex is actually beneficial for your health! The following is a list from our Sarasota obstetrics and gynecology clinic of the health benefits of having regular sex:

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How to Cope With Fatigue During Pregnancy

Fatigue is a common part of pregnancy, but it doesn’t have to rule your life!

When you’re pregnant, it’s difficult to find enough energy to do just about anything. Fatigue is a perfectly normal part of pregnancy; after all, you’re growing a person, and that takes a lot of energy. However, you can’t just put your life on hold for nine month, especially with the arrival of a new baby to prepare for, so it’s important to learn how to cope with your fatigue. Here are a few tips for coping with your fatigue from our certified nurse midwife in Sarasota:

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Your Guide to Your Ovaries Part 2

All women need to know a thing or two about their ovaries.

While you may not give your ovaries a second thought, they are essential for many reasons, and it’s important for all women to know at least a little about their ovaries. Check out our previous blog to learn what ovaries do and a couple of important facts about them, and keep reading to learn more:

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Your Guide to Your Ovaries

Unless you’re trying to conceive, you probably don’t give your ovaries much thought, but there are some things all women need to know about their ovaries.

Your ovaries are walnut-shaped organs, and although they are small, they play a huge role in your day-to-day life. Most women don’t think about their ovaries all that often, but it pays to know a thing or two about your ovaries, especially when you consider the fact that one in 73 women are at risk for developing ovarian cancer. The good news is that our OBGYN in Venice is here to help you learn the need-to-know facts about your ovaries, but first, you need to know what exactly your ovaries do.

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What Affects Fertility? Part 3

Many people are aware that stress and certain medications can affect fertility, but in reality, there are many surprising things that affect your ability to conceive.

Did you know that your lifestyle can have as much of an affect on your ability to get pregnant as what medications you take or how healthy you are? That’s right, there are many things that can affect your fertility, and you can learn about the surprising things that affect fertility that we’ve already covered when you check our Sarasota obstetric clinic’s previous blog. Today, we will be finishing up this blog series with these last two things that affect your fertility:

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What Affects Fertility? Part 2

Fertility is much more complicated than many people think, and there are many surprising things that can affect it.

There is nothing more frustrating than unsuccessfully trying to get pregnant for months or even years. However, fertility is more than just about your genetics, and there are many things that can affect your ability to conceive. In our last blog, our nurse midwife in Bradenton went over a few surprising things that can affect your fertility. Here are a few more:

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What Affects Fertility?

Many things can affect your ability to get pregnant, and some of them may even surprise you!

Fertility is a complicated thing. Some women are able to get pregnant right away without difficulties, while others may not be able to conceive at all. The truth is that there are many things that can affect your fertility, and some of them are pretty surprising. Here are a few of the many things that can affect your fertility.

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Common Myths About Periods Part 2

When it comes to menstruation, there is no shortage of myths and misconceptions.

At University Park Obstetrics and Gynecology, we believe that, when it comes to your health, knowledge is power. The more informed you are about your body and its functions, including your period, the better you can take care of yourself. That’s why, in our previous blog, we debunked a few of the most common myths about periods. Keep reading to learn the truth about more menstruation myths:

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Common Myths About Periods

Women have been getting periods for thousands of years, but to this day, there are still many myths and misconceptions about them.

Periods are nothing new. Women have been coping with them since the first humans walked the earth. However, just because we are all too familiar with periods, it doesn’t mean that there isn’t misinformation about them out there. There are myths and misconceptions about periods all over the world, but you’ll be glad to know that our OBGYN in Bradenton is here to set the record straight. Here are a few of the most common myths about periods:

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Healthy Ways to Cope With Stress Part 2

Stress can affect a woman’s health in a number of ways, and it’s important to learn how to cope with your stress in a healthy way.

Do you feel like you are constantly under stress? If so, you’re not alone. With over-packed schedules and deadlines, we all have a lot on our plates, and we need to figure out how to cope with our stress in healthy, productive ways. As a woman, stress can affect everything from your periods to your ability to conceive, and that’s why we went over several tips for coping with stress in our last blog. Here are a few more tips from our nurse midwife in Bradenton:

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