Helpful Links

Here are some website links we thought you may find helpful. Many offer information on women's health issues, including prenatal support, new treatments and technology relating to women's health, sexually transmitted infections, and more. As always, if you have any questions or would like more information regarding any information on our website, please contact us.

 

Bacterial Vaginosis

Center for Disease Control — Bacterial Vaginosis Fact Sheet

MedicineNet — Questions and answers about Bacterial Vaginosis

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services — Articles on Bacterial Vaginosis

WebMD — Overview of Bacterial Vaginosis

Bacterial Vaginosis Recurrent

 

Birth Control

Essure® — a permanent birth control procedure that creates a natural barrier against pregnancy

Abortion Pill Risks — know the warnings about the serious health risks using Mifepristone and Misoprostol

 

Cancer

OncoLink — The web's first cancer resource

Female Cancer

OncoLnk — Information about Gynecologic Cancers

Women’s Cancer Network

 

Endometrial Ablation

American Medical Systems — Information on excessive menstrual bleeding

 

Endometriosis

Endometriosis Association

Endometriosis Foundation of America

Endometriosis Zone (endoZONE)

Endometriosis Zone (endoZONE) — Helpful Links

Endometriosis.org

Elmiron —prescription oral medication to treat the pain or discomfort of interstitial cystitis (IC).

 

Fibromyalgia

National Fibromyalgia Association

 

Hysterectomy

HysterSisters Website — Women to Women Hysterectomy Support

Hysterectomy Options

 

Interstitial Cystitis

Interstitial Cystitis Association

Interstital Cystitic Network

International Painful Bladder Foundation (IPBF)

InterStim® Therapy for Bladder Control — Sacral Nerve Stimulation

 

Medical Society and Association Websites

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Indiana State Medical Association

American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists

American Urogynecologic Society

Christian Medical & Dental Associations®

American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians & Gynecologists

National Vulvodynia Association

Interstitial Cystitis Network

 

Menopause

Healthline — Menopause info and resources

The Hormone Foundation — Menopause resources

North American Menopause Society — Information for women about Menopause

 

Mental/Spiritual Health/Marriage

New Life Ministries

Family Life

Five Love Languages — Dr. Gary Chapman website

 

Myofascial Pain

Mayo Clinic — information on Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Examiner — information on Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Up-to-Date — information on treatment of myofascial pelvic pain syndrome in women

Trigger Point Therapy Workbook — a self treatment guide for pain relief

Coccyx.org — what is coccydynia?

American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

APTP Section on Women's Health — Info on Pelvic Floor Therapy

Beyond Basics Physical Therapy — Nice summary of pelvic floor disorders

 

Abnormal Pap Smears/Cervical Dysplasia/HPV

Johns Hopkins — Information about Cervical Dysplasia

American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology

 

Pelvic Organ Prolapse

American Medical Systems

 

Pelvic Pain

International Pelvic Pain Society

 

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Soul Cysters

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Association

Mary’s PCOS Treatment — Information and resources

Society for Endocrinology — More in-depth information and studies

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists

 

Pregnancy

March of Dimes

 

Breastfeeding

La Leche League

KellyMom — Information on breastfeeding and parenting

 

Cholestasis of Pregnancy

ICP Care — resource for women who suffer from Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy [ICP] and Obstetric Cholestasis [OC]

 

Down Syndrome

Dear Mom With a Prenatal Down Syndrome Diagnosis

 

Restless Leg Syndrome

The Restless Leg Syndrome Foundation

 

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Center for Disease Control — General information about Sexually Transmitted Diseases

National Institutes of Health — Information on Sexually Transmitted Diseases

 

Smoking Cessation

White Lies TV

Indiana Tobacco Prevention and Cessation

Indiana’s Tobacco Quitline

Quit Now Indiana

 

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Hysterectomy Options

American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists — Advancing Minimally Invasive Surgery

 

Thyroid

American Thyroid Association — Thyroid information education

Thyroid-Info — Answers to questions about Subclinical Hypothyroidism

WrongDiagnosis.com — Information about Subclinical Hypothyroidism

American Thyroid Association — Questions and answers about treatments

 

Urinary Incontinence

American Urogynecologic Society — Information on pelvic health

National Association For Continence

Incontinence-Aid

Urinary-Incontinence — Information, resources and support

MedTronic — InterStim® Therapy for Bladder Control (Sacral Nerve Stimulation)

 

Vulvar Pain/Vulvodynia/Vulvar Diseases

National Vulvodynia Association

Vulvar Pain Foundation

Dr. Glazer’s Vulvodynia.com

University of Michigan Health System — Great resource for Vulvar disease information and treatment

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Information

 

Weight Loss

New Life Ministries — Lose it for Life

New Life Ministries — Body Image and Weight Loss Articles

 

Women’s Health

OBGYN.net — Articles and information about women's health

American Congress of Obstetricians Gynecologists — Women’s Health Information

PatientINFORM.org — up-to-date, reliable and important research about the diagnosis and treatment of specific diseases

 

 

 

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