Top Ten gynecology Articles

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Here are the top ten articles for the Gynecology Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Surgical Treatment of Stress Incontinence
Urinary incontinence is a common complaint for women after childbearing and the problems can worsen over time. For those with moderate to severe incontinence who have not improved with conservative treatment, surgery is an option. Read this article to learn more.

2. Diabetes Treatment
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) can cause long term problems such as heart disease, kidney failure, stroke, loss of limbs and blindness. This can be prevented; either by preventing the onset of diabetes or by managing diabetes if you have it. This article will review how diabetes is managed.

3. Diabetes Prevention
Diabetes can cause irreversible vascular disease that results in heart attack, stroke, kidney failure, need for amputation and blindness if left untreated. The good news is this can all be prevented. Read this article to learn more.

4. Management of sling complications
Stress urinary incontinence is a common problem that will require surgery in 1/11 women. The most popular procedure is the mid-urethra sling. All surgeries are not successful, so what happens if you have a complication? Read this article to find out.

5. Diabetes Screening
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) affects approximately 8-10% of people and the prevalence is increasing, even in children. It can be identified early enough where appropriate treatment can prevent serious problems. Read this article to learn more about screening.

6. Uterine Fibroids
Fibroids are one of the most common reasons women seek care from a gynecologist and account for 70-80% of all benign tumors of the female genital tract. But what are they? Read this article to find out.

7. Understanding Heart Disease
Heart Disease is the number 1 cause of death in the U.S. and the world! What is Heart Disease? How does it occur? What can be done to prevent it? Read this article to find out.

8. Diagnosing Diabetes
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) is a condition of elevated glucose and the inability to use insulin effectively. Uncontrolled DM can lead to death, dismemberment and chronic health problems. This article will explain how it is diagnosed.

9. Bacterial Infections
Discharge with odor is a sign of a bacterial infection which is easily treated. Read this article to learn the causes, treatment and ways to prevent it.

10. Nutrition versus Diet
What’s the difference between nutrition and diet? Read this article to learn the difference.



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