Don’t let heart disease, stroke and other serious health conditions sneak up on you. Instead, prevent them by seeing your health care provider for a yearly well-woman checkup.
Cancer that starts in cells of the cervix is called cervical cancer. The cervix is the lower end of the uterus. It connects the uterus to the vagina. Cervical cancer can spread from the cervix to other parts of the body.
What causes cervical cancer?
Measles outbreaks in the United State have been featured prominently in the national new of late. In fact, 228 individual cases of measles have been confirmed in 12 states from January 1 to March 7, 2019.
Endometrial ablation is an outpatient surgery that can reduce or stop heavy menstrual bleeding. Ablation destroys the lining of the uterus. This surgery is for women who do not want to have any more children and who have not yet entered menopause.
The RMC Auxiliary is introducing a new fund-raiser - a jewelry sale by PTK Sales - from Monday, April 8 and Tuesday, April 9 in the Ripon Medical Center Commons, 845 Parkside Street, Ripon.
The sale will run from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on April 8, and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 9.
The Foundation for Ripon Medical Center is hosting its annual Cheese & Wine event on Friday, April 5 at Ripon Medical Center, 845 Parkside Street, in the hospital’s atrium.
“Yoga teaches me natural ways to deal with my stress and anxiety by breathing properly, meditating and learning to center myself. These techniques allow me to let my obsessive thoughts pass through my mind…and keep me grounded and present.”
They say it’s difficult to understand something unless you have lived through it. For many people today, the measles epidemic in the 1950s was resolved before many were even born. So it’s hard to know the impact this infection had on our country.
The Ripon Medical Center Auxiliary is hosting a candy and nut sale by The Nutman Company on Thursday, April 4. This event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Ripon Medical Center Atrium by the gift shop.
An ovarian cyst is a fluid-filled sac that forms on or inside an ovary. Ovarian cysts are very common in women of all ages. They can occur for various reasons, and they may need different treatments.
Types of ovarian cysts