Garden OB/GYN Clinicians are Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

By emily.blumkin
August 23, 2018

Earlier this morning, on Thursday August 23rd 2018, two American Cancer Society Representatives joined our clinicians in our weekly clinician meeting. Jennifer and Danielle reviewed important fundraising details with our providers. This included how to sign up for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer fundraiser, how to access the fundraisers mobile app, as well as ... read more


Together We are Making Strides

By emily.blumkin
August 20, 2018

As part of the American Cancer Society's Real Men Wear Pink Campaign, Garden OB/GYN was invited to the Yankee vs. Tampa Bay Game at Yankee stadium this past Wednesday, August 15th. Earlier that morning, our very own Dr. Terrani had been recognized as a Real Man in Pink for the first time! The tickets had ... read more


Kickoff Breakfast for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Long Island

By emily.blumkin
August 16, 2018

On Wednesday August 15th, at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury, NY, Garden OB/GYN had the privilege to participate in the American Cancer Society's Kickoff Breakfast for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Long Island. The morning event was centered around kicking off the organization's key fundraiser, which helps lead the fight against breast ... read more


Why Do Women Get PMS Food Cravings?

By emily.blumkin
August 13, 2018

If you experience symptoms of Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS), you are not alone. The majority of women in the U.S. experience at least one symptom of PMS, which usually occurs anywhere from less than 2 weeks to 1 week before their period begins. One of the many pesky and common symptoms of PMS is food cravings. ... read more


What is Endometriosis?

By emily.blumkin
August 9, 2018

What is Endometriosis? Endometriosis is a medical condition affecting about five million women. It occurs when the lining of the uterus, known as endometrium, moves out of the uterus and into other parts of the pelvic area such as the ovaries, bowels or behind the uterus. Is Endometriosis a serious health issue? Endometriosis is a ... read more


Speedy & Comprehensive OB/GYN Services at Commack

By emily.blumkin
August 3, 2018

Need an OB/GYN appointment this week? Looking for speedy OB/GYN service? Want an appointment with no wait time? Our Commack Office can accommodate all your needs along with exceptional care. Our newest office offers comprehensive and efficient care for all your women’s health needs. https://www.zocdoc.com/practice/garden-ob-gyn-2641  ... read more


Should you travel via flying while pregnant?

By emily.blumkin
August 2, 2018

If you’re pregnant and considering traveling on an airplane, here’s some important information that can help inform your decision. Before making any concrete travel plans, please confirm with your pregnancy doctor. When is it safe to fly while pregnant? It’s typically safe to travel up until 36 weeks of gestation, as long as there are ... read more


Garden Clinicians Stay Informed About BRCA Testing

By emily.blumkin
July 26, 2018

  Seasons 52, Garden City, NY  - Garden OB/GYN Clinicians engaged in an interactive and informative conference, hosted by Myriad Genetics, on BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 testing with special guest speaker Dr. Herman. These tests help identify if individuals have a high genetic risk for developing breast cancer, ovarian cancer, prostate cancer, pancreatic cancer, as ... read more


Is Exercise Good For My Period?

By emily.blumkin
July 24, 2018

Yes, exercise can be very beneficial to you and your menstrual cycle in many ways! Overall activity and exercise helps regulate the menstrual cycle and flow, which also may equate to less cramping and lighter periods. Exercise can relieve the symptoms of your period through a few different ways: The sweat released during a workout ... read more


Experiencing Vaginal Itching?

By emily.blumkin
July 18, 2018

    Are you experiencing itchiness in or around your vaginal area? Don't fret! This is likely due to one of the many common causes of vaginal itching or irritation. Most causes of vaginal itchiness are due to an infection and treatable, so you need not worry.   Do you have itchiness, inflammation, burning, discharge ... read more