Patient Educational Resources

Below are links to a number of sites with information that patients frequently ask their physicians. They are for personal informational use and not to be used for republication without permission from the respective site authorities.

Information from the National Health Information Center (NIH) about Chronic Pelvic Pain (CPP)

August 2012 ACOG statement about Compounded BioIdentical Hormones and Testing

Fact vs. Fiction about Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT)

HRC Centers shut down by Tennessee Attorney General suit

Herbs and Supplements - Fact vs Fiction from NIH

ACOG information about Menopausal Bleeding

This PBS video narrated by Susan Sarandon is about the dangers of excessive dieting and anorexia with the result of Dying To Be Thin

MoACOG and The Missouri Department of Health and Human Services have established a Quit Line for women who need help trying to quit smoking. Literature and counseling is available at no cost to those who call.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) information about Violence Against Women

This video is from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) describes ART (Assisted Reproductive Technology)

This link will take you to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) site for Cancer Education

This PBS NOVA presentation presents information about genetics and Cracking the Code of Life and follow-up program of Life's Greatest Miracle

 This information is from the FDA regarding safety of Levels of Mercury in Fish

National Institutes of Health (NIH) article about Eating Fish in Pregnancy

This information is from the March of Dimes Foundation about Healthy Eating In Pregnancy

ACOG information about The Abnormal Pap Test and Colposcopy and Biopsy

Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP)

The ACS (American Cancer Society) Updated Mammography Screening Guidelines

The NIH (National Institutes of Health) statement about the The CA 125 Test for Ovarian Cancer

ACOG information about Ovarian Cysts

ACOG information about Laparoscopy

ACOG information about Hysteroscopy

ACOG information about Menopausal Bleeding

ACOG information about Birth Control/Contraception

ACOG information about Genital Herpes

ACOG information about Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

ACOG information about Uterine Fibroid Tumors

ACOG information about Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

ACOG information about Endometrial Ablation


Gordon M. Goldman

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
409 12th Street SW, Washington, DC  20024-2188 | Mailing Address: PO Box 70620, Washington, DC 20024-9998