with Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones

Being healthy is more than just your physical health. Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones discuss all the aspects that contribute to women's health. You'll also get some great ideas how you can improve your health and the health of your families.

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The COVID Vaccine is Safe During Pregnancy

Sep 9, 2021

During pregnancy, your top priority is to keep your child safe and healthy. We know the dangers of COVID-19, the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2. But is the vaccine safe for you and your developing child? Dr. Kirtly Jones shares the latest research about the safety of COVID-19 vaccines in pregnant wome ...

When Can You Stop Your Health Screenings?

Aug 20, 2021

Whether it’s a pap smear, a mammogram, or even a colonoscopy, medical screenings are vital to staying healthy as we age. But is there a point when you no longer need them? Dr. Kirtly Jones takes a look at the research behind common preventive screenings and under what circumstances you may no long ...

How Soon Can You Get Pregnant After Stopping Birth Control?

Aug 5, 2021

You’ve taken steps in your family planning, and now you’re ready for a baby. How long after stopping birth control are you fertile again? Well, it depends on the contraceptive. ...

What Is PCOS and How Can I Treat It?

Jul 22, 2021

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common hormonal disorder that happens to women of reproductive age. The disorder causes symptoms like irregular periods, acne, and headaches—it's also the most common cause of infertility in women. Women’s expert Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones explains how to diagn ...

Beat the Summer Heat While You're Pregnant

Jul 8, 2021

A "personal swamp cooler" to help beat the summer heat when you're pregnant? Learn how to make one and stay cool. Women's expert Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones talks about being pregnant in the summer, how the heat can be dangerous to your unborn child, and some tips for keeping cool. ...

I Have Night Sweats After Menopause – Am I Normal?

Jun 24, 2021

It’s been years since you went through menopause, but you’re still regularly experiencing night sweats. Is that normal? Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones explains what’s typical with changes in body temperature and when your symptoms may be something more serious. ...

Breast Reconstructive Surgery: During or After a Mastectomy?

Jun 17, 2021

Many women with breast cancer want to have a bilateral mastectomy even if they only have one breast affected by cancer. No matter what you choose, there are support groups, doctors and even tattoo artists at Huntsman Cancer Institute who will give you the best treatment and recovery possible. In thi ...

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