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Congratulations to Dr. Scott: President Elect of the Georgia OB/GYN Society!

There were 150 Ob/Gyns in attendance at The 68th Annual Georgia OB/Gyn Society Meeting this past weekend, held by the Georgia OBGyn Society at The Cloisters in Sea Island, Ga. where Dr. Scott was promoted to President Elect. His term for this prestigious organization will start August 2019.

The Georgia Ob/Gyn Society is the voice for all Ob/Gyn physicians in the State of Georgia. They advocate for women’s healthcare, work with the Ga. legislature to change laws, and serve as a resource for practicing Ob/Gyns. Dr. Scott has distinguished himself as a Board Member for the past twelve tears. Please join us in congratulating Dr. Scott for his career high and lifetime achievement.

Dr. Scott

 

View some of the moments from the weekend event Here!

3 Types of Cervical Cancer and What You Should Know About Them

Cervical cancer was once one of the most common cancers affecting women. In past years, medical researchers have reported a significant decrease in incidences of cervical cancer, which has been attributed to increase in regular Pap tests being performed. Pap tests are a crucial part of preventing cervical cancer since they can detect precancerous lesions and abnormal cell growth before cancer develops.

Most cervical cancer cases are related to the human papillomavirus (HPV). This sexually transmitted infection can influence the development of cervical cancer as it aids in the abnormal growth of cervical cells.

These cells do not always develop in the same way, which is why there are 3 discernible types of cervical cancer.

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The Best Exercises That Are Safe To Do While Pregnant

Moms to-be have a lot in common. Besides that so-called “glow” everyone says you have, there are swollen ankles, constipation, aches and pains, bloating, and fatigue. Let’s not forget about the fact that you can’t get a good night’s sleep. Yeah, that too.

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Should I Get A 3-D Mammogram?

For most of a woman’s life the question has always been “how often should I get a mammogram at my age?” Now, as technology continues to advance, there is a new question to ask your doctor: “Should I get a 3-D mammogram?”

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, here’s some information that will explain what a 3-D mammogram is, how it is different from the long standing 2-D digital  mammograms most women are familiar with, and if you should opt for the new version.

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