In-depth

Causes

Diabetic neuropathy

Diabetes can damage nerves throughout your body — a condition known as diabetic neuropathy. Nerve damage can cause pain, disability and other serious complications.

Menopause

Menopause means an end to fertility, but you can stay healthy, vital and sexual.

Premature ovarian failure

Premature ovarian failure, an uncommon reproductive condition, can lead to infertility and other problems.

Symptoms

Autonomic neuropathy

Autonomic neuropathy refers to damage to or disease affecting the involuntary nerves.Autonomic neuropathy refers to damage to or disease affecting the involuntary nerves.

Vagina

Vaginal health is too important to ignore. Get the facts about how to keep your vagina healthy.

Vaginal atrophy

You don't have to accept vaginal problems as part of getting older. Discover treatment options.

Tests and diagnosis

Pap smear

Getting a Pap smear regularly is your best defense against cervical cancer. Understand how a Pap smear is done and what abnormal test results mean.

Pelvic exam

A pelvic exam may be done as a part of a routine checkup to evaluate your gynecologic health or to help diagnose a medical condition.

Urinalysis

Urinalysis can be used to assess your overall health, detect a wide range of disorders, or monitor a medical condition or treatment.

Dec. 21, 2012

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