Woman in a bathroom with her hands over her bladder experiencing urinary incontinence.

Urinary incontinence is the loss of bladder control and having to pee unexpectedly. It’s frustrating because it can affect your personal life, work and social life. Urinary incontinence is a problem for at least half of older women, and occurs in different forms.

Mother breastfeeding her newborn.

You’ve done the right thing and avoided alcohol throughout your pregnancy.  Your baby is here now, but is it okay to drink alcohol if you are breastfeeding your child?

Pregnant woman sitting with her toddler on a sofa.

You’re pregnant with your second baby and you know what to expect for the next nine months. But you also have a toddler and parenting while pregnant is a whole new challenge. Here are five tips to help you survive when you’re pregnant with a toddler.

Woman patient with a senior gynecologist during the consultation in the office

You’ve gone through menopause and are now in your 60s. Do you need to keep seeing the gynecologist? Yes, because women’s health issues don’t stop with the end of your childbearing years.

There are new challenges that many older women face, like urinary incontinence, pelvic pain, and pain during sex, and your gynecologist can help. They can also be a front line in your defense against cancer.

Mother sitting on a sofa with her young daughter talking about puberty

When should you talk to your daughter about puberty? Early and often, say the experts.

You may think that children today already have too much information about sexuality, but talking about puberty is still an important job for parents because not all this other information is reliable.

Northline Women's Health Center Locations:

15675 Northline Road

Southgate, MI 48195

(734) 282-3600
(734) 282-3603 - Fax

23050 West Road, Suite 210

Brownstown Twp., MI 48183

(734) 362-7000
(734) 362-7077 - Fax