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  • Women's Health

    Lifespan hospitals offer a complete range of diagnostic and interventional procedures to treat health concerns unique to women. 

    • Uterine Fibroids
      About uterine fibroids and uterine artery embolization, a leading treatment option.

    • Breast Cancer Treatment and Prevention
      Should you get a mammogram? Plus, local success stories and cancer resources.

    • Heart Health for Women
      The Miriam Hospital offers a cardiac program specifically designed to fit the unique health needs of women.

    • Your feet: Help for high heels
      Podiatrist David Greenberg, DPM, of The Miriam Hospital, dishes advice on how to deal with a foot's worse nightmare.

    • Have you had a pap smear?
      Find out why this test is so important for women of all ages.

    • Guiding our daughters
      Advice for helping girls shine through adolescence. 

    • Help for new moms
      The Noreen Stoner Drexel Birthing Center at Newport Hospital offers medical services, classes and  programs for expecting and new mothers. 

    • Osteoporosis
      Although osteoporosis is associated with aging, it is not destiny. Here are some tips for banishing brittle bones.
    • Hot flashes
      Understanding and managing your hot flashes.

    For contact information about specific women's health concerns not listed here, please consult our services listing.