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Dr. Dana M. Russo, FACOG
Board Certified Obstetrician & Gynecologist
Operating at Trio Med Spa, 200 Northfield Rd #1, Northfield, IL

Dr. Dana M. Russo, FACOG
Board Certified Obstetrician & Gynecologist
Operating at Trio Med Spa, 200 Northfield Rd #1, Northfield, IL

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Menopause, estrogen and breast cancer risk

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Menopause, Estrogen and Breast Cancer Risk Breast cancer risk factors vary greatly. When you consider age, family history and your own health history it can be hard to be clear where you stand with your risk. But, one breast cancer risk factor that’s crystal clear is traditional oral hormone replacement therapy after menopause. Traditional oral…

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B12 for weight loss

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Can B12 lipotropic injections help you lose weight? B12 deficiency is common and lingering. It makes you feel crappy. But also hinders your get up and go. And, with the holiday season on the horizon more women want to feel and look their best. Parties. Events. Photo opps. Maybe you want to drop a little…

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What type of incontinence do I have?

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Types of Incontinence Incontinence is a real issue. Putting your finger on the kind you have is tricky. Types of incontinence vary. Changes in anatomy. Hormone changes. Stress and trauma. Prostate health. All of these factors play a part in types of incontinence. Knowing what you’re dealing with is the first step to getting the…

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Does V-Tight Gel Work?

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V-Tight Gel is another vaginal tightening remedy many women are asking about. Does V-Tight Gel work? A loose vagina is a top complaint of women from their 20s on up. It makes sex less pleasurable and causes relationship problems. It’s tempting to try a quick fix. Gels. Creams. Pills. V-Tight Gel is one such remedy…

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What are vaginal tightening pills and are they safe?

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Are you looking to tighten your vaginal walls? This is no joke but some of the remedies you find may make you laugh. We’re in what some call a “vagina renaissance.” Miss V has never been more in the limelight! With that, there are a multitude of products available to tighten vaginal walls. Of those,…

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Difference Between Vaginal Rejuvenation and Labiaplasty

Vaginal Procedures: What’s the Difference Between Vaginal Rejuvenation and Labiaplasty? Vaginas are getting more attention than ever. Advances in vaginal procedures and heightened media coverage lead more women to seek enhancements to their vaginal health. It’s a sensitive topic, too. With so much news around the options it’s downright overwhelming. Creams, pills, lasers and scalpels…

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What are Side Effects of Hormone Therapy in Women?

Hormone therapy side effects in women are varied. If you are on hormone replacement therapy (HRT) or looking into starting it, you’ll definitely want to be aware of possible side effects. Of course, every woman is different. Your system is unique. And your response will be, too. Make a note of this list of hormone…

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How to Know When Hormone Pellets Wear Off?

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BioTE® bio-identical hormone pellet therapy puts your body back in balance naturally. But, many people wonder how to spot hormone pellet side effects. What’s normal? What’s not? And, how will you know when hormone pellets wear off? Women and men alike are loving their results with BioTE® pellet therapy. If you’re gathering information or new…

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What are signs of hormone imbalance in teenage females?

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Puberty brings about many changes. Hormone fluctuations are common as young girls experience their periods every month. So, while mood swings and cramps become the norm, sometimes there are signs of a lingering hormone imbalance. What are signs of hormone imbalance in teenage females? There are 3 Main Signs of Hormone Imbalance in Teenage Girls…

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What is the Best Menopause Supplement?

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It’s safe to say that most women over the age of 40 are looking for menopause relief. There are 3 stages of menopause all bringing their own set of symptoms. Menopause relief enhances your quality of life. It gets you back to feeling normal again. But choosing the best fit can be tricky. Side effects…

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