Mammograms and Breast Health

2019-09-06T16:07:36-04:00October 1st, 2019|

Ensuring continued breast health and preventing breast cancer always rank high on our list of priorities at New River Women's Health. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and we want to encourage you to come in for your well-woman exam, which includes a breast exam. Your well-woman exam is also the perfect time to [...]

The Viveve System: Solution for Intimate Health

2019-07-23T16:24:12-04:00September 1st, 2019|

As we get older, our bodies change. Sometimes it’s a good thing, but other times it can make life a little less enjoyable. One such area where this may be the case is in your intimate health. If you feel like your intimate health is suffering, consider the Viveve System. The Viveve System treats the [...]

What Causes a Yeast Infection?

2019-07-12T13:15:26-04:00August 1st, 2019|

A vaginal yeast infection is a very common disorder which is estimated to affect 75% of the world's female population at least once in their lifetime. Since the infection deals with the vaginal area, however, many people do not feel comfortable talking about it. This can lead to a vast misunderstanding as to what yeast [...]

Can Viveve Help You?

2019-07-23T15:10:57-04:00July 1st, 2019|

New River Women's Health and Dr. Campbell believe that every woman should have control over her intimate health.  Dr. Campbell works tirelessly to ensure that her patients have access to the best and newest technology that will enhance their intimate life and their health. The Viveve System has been designed as an innovative non surgical [...]

What is Hormone Replacement Therapy

2019-05-08T08:22:03-04:00June 1st, 2019|

What is Hormone Replacement Therapy? Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is a type of hormonal treatment that uses estrogen, and sometimes progesterone and testosterone, to balance a person's hormones. Men can also benefit from HRT if they show symptoms of low testosterone. Why is it offered? For Women: Hormone replacement therapy is most commonly used with [...]

The Viveve System at New River Women’s Health

2019-04-17T15:20:36-04:00May 1st, 2019|

Many women will, at some point in their lives, develop issues with their intimate health.  Suffering from urinary incontinence while active, painful intercourse or decreased arousal are all normal aspects of the aging process.  However, there have been significant advances in female health and wellness leading to treatments for these types of issues. New River [...]

What you Should Know About Urinary Incontinence

2019-03-28T20:19:54-04:00April 1st, 2019|

Urinary Incontinence is the involuntary leakage of urine due to a weakened, or loss of control, of the urinary sphincter. The American Urological Association estimated that one-quarter to one-third of women and men in the United States experience some form of urinary incontinence making an embarrassing medical condition a prevalent health concern. It occurs more [...]

Sitting And Your Health

2019-02-13T10:38:51-04:00March 1st, 2019|

Whether it is sitting at a desk job or spending an evening on the couch watching television, people are spending more time sitting down than ever. According to a recent Washington Post article, regularly sitting for long intervals can negatively impact your health from your head to your toes. With the prevalence of immobile lifestyles [...]

The Low Intervention Birthplan

2019-01-04T12:06:35-04:00February 1st, 2019|

Preparing a birth plan is a useful guideline that expresses your desires and needs for laboring, delivery and postpartum. At New River Women's Health, we encourage mothers to envision and prepare a birth plan that will best meet your needs during labor and delivery. The plan should be concise and you should communicate your desires [...]

IUDs: What You Need to Know

2018-12-04T12:52:10-04:00January 2nd, 2019|

IUDs, or intrauterine devices, are an increasingly popular form of long-term birth control for women. An IUD is a small metal or plastic T-shaped device inserted through the cervix and into the uterus. Once inserted, they are 99.7% effective and will last between 3 and 12 years, depending on the specific device. There is no [...]