Different Period Blood Colors: What it Means for Your Health

When you have your period, your uterus sheds its lining. Menstrual blood flows from the uterus through the cervix and passes out of the body through the vagina. Through the duration of your period, the blood might change color, ranging from black to orange to pink to...

Hormone Pellets: A Safe Treatment for Hormone Imbalance

Women at any age may experience hormone imbalance. Hormone levels decline or fluctuate contributing to severe PMS, hot flashes, night sweats, postpartum depression, headaches, fatigue, low libido, and sleeping disorders. Birth control pills can also cause hormone...

Get to Know Dr. Darrin Cunningham

Dr. Darrin Cunningham completed his medical degree at Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1991, subsequently completing an Obstetrics & Gynecologic Surgery internship and residency in 1996 at Hillcrest Health Center in Oklahoma City,...

Interview on KNWA For World Doctor’s Day – March 30th

World Doctor’s Day is Saturday, March 30.  It’s a day to celebrate and recognize the contributions of physicians in our lives and the community. Watch as Dr. Darrin Cunningham and Dr. Greg Reiter from Creekside Center for Women talk about what you need to...

How Can You Protect Your Baby from Group B Strep Infection (GBS)?

Group B streptococcus (GBS) is a type of bacterial infection found in a woman’s intestines, vagina or rectum. Approximately 25 percent of all healthy, adult women have these bacteria. Often, Adults don’t show any symptoms except for bladder or urinary tract...

Pros and Cons of a Hormonal Intrauterine Device (IUD) Birth Control

Birth control is a personal choice for a woman. It can be challenging to choose the option that’s right for your body. The best thing to do is to research each option and discuss with your health care provider what is best for you. The most effective methods are the...