Even though they were moving from the city to the suburbs, Kristen Schwanz and Josh Biros chose to deliver their first child at the Family Birth Center. “The facility was gorgeous and my care during and after delivery was amazing,” Kristen said.
It's common for women and girls with cancer to experience sexual health problems after treatment. Unlike most physicians, who tend to avoid the topic unless the patient brings it up, gynecologist Stacy Lindau, MD, recommends patients discuss sexual health with their doctors before starting treatment. Additionally, Lindau, director of the Program in Integrative Sexual Medicine (PRISM) for Women and Girls with Cancer, suggests several questions to help start the conversation.