Blog, Diabetes Education, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine

How Diabetes Affects Women

Diabetes can affect anyone, regardless of age, race, gender or lifestyle. It can cause serious health problems, including heart attack or stroke, blindness, problems during pregnancy and kidney failure. Diabetes affects women and men in almost equal numbers. However, diabetes affects women differently than men. More than 13 million women have diabetes, or about one in […]

Blog, Internal Medicine

Why Internists Are the Best Choice for Women’s Health

Although women account for more than half the U.S. population, some women—and even some doctors—think that primary care for women consists of nothing more than an annual Pap smear and a mammogram. I soundly disagree! Doctors of internal medicine are uniquely positioned to address the primary care needs of women Internal medicine physicians are specialists […]