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The Women's Specialist Medical Centre
Doctors - Gynecology & Obstetrics (OBGYN)
  • #72 Pavilion Ave The Centreville Medical Pavilion
  • Nassau
  • Nassau / Paradise Island, Bahamas
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Oxford Medical Women's Health Center
Doctors - Gynecology & Obstetrics (OBGYN),Medical Clinics
  • 2 Fourth Terrace Off Collins Ave.
  • Nassau
  • Nassau / Paradise Island, Bahamas
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Bahamian Womens Reproductive Health Care Needs Addressed in Harvard-Affiliated Hospital News
March 08, 2022
Bahamian Women’s Reproductive Health Care Needs Addressed in Harvard-Affiliated Hospital News

Two Bahamians made their editorial debut this International Women’s Day in a publication of Massachusetts General Hospital, the original and largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School.

Dr Shamanique Bodie-Williams and media professional Tosheena Robinson tackled the pandemic’s impact on cervical screenings tests for Bahamian women in their article, “Screening Inequalities During ...

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Colposcopy clinic expected to improve cervical cancer health outcomes
May 11, 2010
Colposcopy clinic expected to improve cervical cancer health outcomes

The establishment of a Colposcopy Clinic at the South Beach Community Health Centre Monday will play a critical role in the future treatment of cervical cancer in The Bahamas, particularly at the public healthcare level, Maternal and Child Health Services Consultant Dr Baldwin Carey said.

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January 17, 2012
Cervical cancer -- the second leading cause of cancer deaths is preventable

January is the month that has been designated by many cancer societies around the world as Cervical Cancer Awareness Month due to the fact that globally, cervical cancer is one of the leading causes of sickness and death in women. The overall effects of this preventable disease are incalculable, but the economic loss in terms of lost earnings in the Caribbean and Latin American region alone, has b...

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Pap Smears At All Time Low
January 19, 2022
Pap Smears At All Time Low

Only 10 per cent of women in The Bahamas received cervical screening tests prior to the pandemic and with the onset of the coronavirus disease, pap smears would have likely fallen to an all-time low with very little being done to increase the rate of screening, according to one well-known obstetrician/gynecologist (OB-GYN).

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May 31, 2016
A focus on women's health

Women tend to be better than men about seeking medical attention when they don't feel well, but there is still a cross section that tries to get away with only scheduling an annual trip to the gynecologist.

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A test no woman should skip
October 12, 2015
A test no woman should skip

In a country where studies have shown a significant predisposition for young Bahamian women to develop breast cancer, women old and young, with or without a family history of the disease are keen to have their annual mammogram.

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