Things are heating up! From barbecues to beach days, the days of endless sunshine mean a busy schedule that doesn’t always allow space for self-care….
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Mother’s Day is right around the corner….
Spring is all about rebirth and rejuvenation. As the flowers bloom and the sun begins to stay out
a bit longer,
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The “new year, new me” mentality is still holding strong for us at La Follette OB-GYN &
As a private practice obstetric provider, my passion for educating, informing and supporting first-time moms and moms who have given birth twice or more remains a key component of my life’s work and mission in the field of medicine.
Dr. La Follette is a luminary trainer and has been working with the MonaLisa Touch technology since 2014.
The Buck Institute for Research on Aging in Novato announced Wednesday it is establishing the world’s first Center for Female Reproductive Longevity and Equality to develop strategies to prevent or delay ovarian aging.
The first laser — acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation — was produced 58 years ago this week by American engineer and physicist Theodore H.
I know what you’re thinking. You download an ovulation app and you wonder if it really works.
For 20 years, one male physician has provided the only gynecological care in the Valley, but a new doctor has now hung a shingle, doubling alternatives for local women.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. It is also the month, since 1908, we have honored mothers with their own day.
Perimenopause, also known as the menopausal transition, refers to the time in a woman’s life when her body is naturally transitioning to menopause and is producing less of the hormones controlling her period (estrogen and progesterone).
When a woman has delivered by C-section the first time, her remaining pregnancies are too often delivered by C-section,
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Although the United States spends more on health care than any other country in the world,
The decision to have a baby is a big one, and you want to make sure you’re ready.
Whether you are celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, the first day of winter or simply the last day of 2017,
November is National Prematurity Awareness Month, launched by the March of Dimes in 2003. Sadly the U.S.
originally posted Marin Independent Journal | www.marinij.com | 08/27/2017 03:00 PM
Most people don’t realize that telemedicine has been improving access to health care and medical information,
It’s no secret that our bodies go through many changes as we age. Whether it’s aesthetic issues like wrinkles or weight related issues,
Not everything a mother-to-be hears about pregnancy is correct. In fact, some well-meaning advice from friends can be incorrect,
Dr. La Follette knows when it comes to giving preventive health-care advice, it’s always important to consider a patient’s age and risk factors,
This past week we celebrated International Women’s Day. Taking center stage in our thoughts that day was the empowerment and rights of women,
It is true, people age differently, and some of us age more quickly than others. The good news is that it is possible to change your aging better direction at any time in your life —the key is to do your part to foster healthy cell renewal in your body.
What is meant by a high-risk pregnancy?
High risk is an interesting term in medicine that needs “for whom” clarification when used — the patient,
There has been a gradual shift to “patient-centered” care in medical specialties over the years. It’s not a new concept.
Science fiction television shows, books and movies like “Battlestar Galactica,” Star Wars” and “Star Trek” have long linked laser technology with futuristic warfare and space travel.
With the Olympics in mind, Dr. La Follette’s recent article in the Marin IJ points out the amazing benefits women can gain from exercise.
Dr. Lizellen La Follette’s A Woman’s Perspective: Depression screenings essential for moms and moms-to-be.
Last month a government advisory group recommended that all adults — including pregnant women and new mothers — should be screened for depression as a routine part of healthcare.
As a longtime women’s health-care provider committed to the vision and mission of the March of Dimes,