Dr. Holly L. Thacker

Speaking of Women’s Health Column

Does Early Menstruation Mean Early Menopause?
Posted on February 10, 2017
Does Early Menstruation Mean Early Menopause?

Read Dr. Thacker’s column on risk factors for early menopause and issues associated with premature menopause and surgical menopause.

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Start Talking! The Opiate Drug Epidemic Must Be Stopped
Posted on February 07, 2017
Start Talking! The Opiate Drug Epidemic Must Be Stopped

Read Dr. Thacker’s column on the opiate addiction crisis and the overdose epidemic. Sadly, nowadays most everyone knows someone who has been affected by this scourge on our communities.

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Update on HPV Vaccine Recommendations
Posted on January 19, 2017
Update on HPV Vaccine Recommendations

Read Dr. Lynn Simpson’s column on Human papillomaviruses (HPV) and the new 2017 recommendations regarding vaccination.

During the course of a lifetime, almost everyone will acquire some type of HPV infection, so you want to read this column!

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A New Year's Weight Loss Plan
Posted on January 09, 2017
A New Year's Weight Loss Plan

Read guest columnist Stetson T. Thacker's column on tips for effective and healthy weight loss.

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17 Health Tips for a Healthy New Year!
Posted on December 22, 2016
17 Health Tips for a Healthy New Year!

This is the time of year to start fresh and, of course, resolutions! Resolutions usually start off well-intended, but can be forgotten or pushed to the side after some time. Speaking of Women’s Health pledges to help YOU keep your resolutions by helping you Be Strong, Be Healthy and Be in Charge!

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Wrapping up a Great 2016!
Posted on December 21, 2016
Wrapping up a Great 2016!

Read Dr. Holly L. Thacker’s women’s health wrap up of 2016.

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Will My Osteoporosis Medication Cause Jaw Issues?
Posted on December 12, 2016
Will My Osteoporosis Medication Cause Jaw Issues?

The short answer from women's health specialist Dr. Holly L. Thacker.

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Are Premenopausal "Cold Flashes" a Real Thing?
Posted on December 05, 2016
Are Premenopausal "Cold Flashes" a Real Thing?

Dr. Holly L. Thacker explains cold flashes and how they can affect women.

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Thanking and Giving!
Posted on November 30, 2016
Thanking and Giving!

Dr. Holly L. Thacker reflects on 2016 support and accomplishments and talks about giving during the holiday season.

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Thanks, Giving and Grateful
Posted on November 25, 2016
Thanks, Giving and Grateful

Dr. Holly L. Thacker thanks all of our Speaking of Women’s Health supporters and asks for support of Speaking of Women’s Health on #GivingTuesday.

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