Speaking of Women’s Health offers informational women’s health videos that discuss a variety of topics. Join us as Holly L. Thacker, MD, Director of Center for Specialized Women’s Health at Cleveland Clinic, offers her insights about health myths and helpful tips and tricks about health issues that affect women every day.
When you suffer from vaginal itching, you want relief fast. Many women assume they have a yeast infection and self-treat with over-the-counter medications. But with so many options at your local drug store, how do you pick the right one? And what if yeast isn't causing your symptoms?
Dr. Holly L. Thacker discusses the additional procedure that physicians add to the pap smear test beginning at age 30.
Dr. Holly L. Thacker, Executive Director of Speaking of Women's Health, discusses the series of health screenings that women in their 20s should receive and discuss with their women's health physician.
Dr. Holly Thacker discusses how pap smear tests can boost a women's chances of surviving cervical cancer.
A simple test for the HPV virus can significantly reduce the number of cervical cancers and deaths that occur.
A new study suggests that women who use hormone replacement therapies for birth control, like the “pill,” may increase their chances for cardiovascular disease. View the video to see if you are at risk.