Health Articles

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Schedule your breast exam or mammogram today!

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Keywords: Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Breast Cancer, 2017, Dr Thompson

Friday, September 01, 2017

September 27th is National Women's Health and Fitness Day. Take care of yourself!

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Keywords: Thompson GYN, Dr Denise Thompsn, Healthy Living, Women, Woman

Monday, June 12, 2017

Some basic tips to ensuring you have a happy, and healthy lifestyle.

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Keywords: Health, Fitness

Monday, May 01, 2017

Happy Mothers Day on May 14th and National Women's Health Week May 14th - 20th.

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Keywords: Mothers Day 2017, May 14th

Sunday, April 02, 2017

National Infertility Awareness Week is April 23rd - 29th.

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Wednesday, March 01, 2017

A great deal of information on Hormone Therapy and the Menopause.

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Keywords: Hormone Therapy

Sunday, January 29, 2017

February is American Heart Month. Heart disease is the main cause of death for women in the United States. Over 289,000 women die from heart disease each year.

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Keywords: American Heart Month

Monday, January 02, 2017

Cervical Health Awareness Month is a chance to raise awareness about how women can protect themselves from HPV.

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Keywords: Cervical Health, Awareness Month, Thompson GYN

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Christmas is here and that means holiday gatherings and parties and a smörgåsbord of food and a drink. We offer some suggestions on healthier eating choices.

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Keywords: Christmas, Feast

Friday, November 04, 2016

November is Diabetes Awareness Month. Did you know that Diabetes can affect women during their childbearing years?

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Friday, September 30, 2016

Protect yourself and your loved ones from getting the flu this season with a flu shot from Thompson, GYN.

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Keywords: Flu Vaccin, Flu Shot

Sunday, January 24, 2016

I don’t allow my kids to use the word “hate” but if you promise to not tell them I said this…. I HATE winter.

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Keywords: DENISE THOMPSON, DEPRESSION, DOCTOR, FISHERS, GYNECOLOGIST, INDIANA, INDIANAPOLIS, INDY, LAPEL, MD, MENTAL HEALTH, PENDLETON, SAD

Sunday, December 13, 2015

Making the decision to try for a baby is one that I’m sure you haven’t come upon lightly. And while this is undoubtedly an exciting and happy time it can also come with it’s own set of stressors.

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Monday, September 21, 2015

Osteoporosis is a disease of the bones which causes bones to be weak and to easily break.

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Keywords: BONE DENSITY, DENISE THOMPSON, DOCTOR, GYNECOLOGIST, GYNECOLOGY, LAPEL

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

While I certainly can’t cover everything there is to know or look out for when talking about depression in women...

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Keywords: DENISE THOMPSON, DEPRESSION, DOCTOR, GYNECOLOGIST, INDIANA, LAPEL, MD, MENTAL ILLNESS, SUICIDAL THOUGHTS, SUICIDE, TREATMENT, WOMAN

Friday, July 10, 2015

I really appreciated everyone’s questions and it helped me gain an insight into what people aren’t saying sometimes in my office!

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Keywords: ANAL SEX, CARMEL, CHLAMYDIA, DANGERS, DENISE THOMPSON, DISCHARGE, DOCTOR, FISHERS, GONORRHEA, GYNECOLOGIST, HPV, INDIANAPOLIS, LAPEL, PENDLETON, STD

Thursday, June 11, 2015

I know that setting up an appointment and coming in to see me isn’t usually the most pleasant part of your day but here are some things you should remember when you come to visit.

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Keywords: ANDERSON, CARMEL, CRAMPING, FISHERS, GYNECOLOGIST, HORMONES, INDIANA, INDIANAPOLIS, PENDLETON, PERIOD, SEX

Saturday, May 16, 2015

HPV has been a hot topic in the news lately in part because most sexually active people will contract this disease at some point in their lives.

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Keywords: ANDERSON, CERVICAL CANCER, DOCTOR, DR, FISHERS, GYNECOLOGIST, HPV, INDIANA, INDIANAPOLIS, INSURANCE, PREVENTATIVE

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

We as a society have so often shunned the idea of crying or self-imposed the idea ofweakness to go along with it.

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Keywords: ANDERSON, CRYING, DOCTOR, ENDORPHINS, FRUSTRATED, GYNECOLOGIST, INDIANA, IRRITABLE, MOOD, PENDLETON

Sunday, April 05, 2015

In the not so distant past many doctors assumed that the health of a woman’s eggs wasdetermined solely on her age.

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Keywords: ANDERSON, DENISE THOMPSON, DOCTOR, EASTER, EGGS, FERTILITY, GYNECOLOGIST, IN, INDIANA, INDIANAPOLIS, PENDLETON, PREGNANCY, PREGNANT

Monday, March 16, 2015

We all know that a well rounded, low calorie, high nutrition diet and regular exercise are keys for losing weight but a recent study also showed that weighing yourself daily can also greatly increase your chances of losing weight.

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Keywords: DOCTOR, FEMALE, GYNECOLOGIST, INDIANA, INDIANAPOLIS, SCALE, THOMPSON, TIPS

Saturday, February 28, 2015

I would describe myself as a rather private person so I am the first one to empathize with an embarrassed or hesitant patient.

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Keywords: BIRTH CONTROL, DOCTOR, GYNECOLOGIST, MEDICAL, PAP SMEAR, QUESTIONS, SEXUAL PARTNERS, STD

Saturday, February 28, 2015

If you are human and especially female then chances are you have suffered with low self esteem

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Keywords: CARMEL, DOCTOR, EXERCISE, FEMALE, FISHERS, GYNECOLOGIST, HEALTH, INDIANA, INDIANAPOLIS, NOBLESVILLE, SELF ESTEEM, SELF HATE, SELF WORTH, SUCCESS

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Before I became a mom I would hear people talk about how their child wouldn’t eat vegetables or would refuse everything except peanut butter and jelly .... Then I became a mom ...

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Keywords: ANDERSON, CARMEL, DOCTOR, FISHERS, HEALTHY, HEALTHY EATING, INDIANA, INDIANAPOLIS, KIDS, NOBLESVILLE, PENDLETON, PICKY EATERS, RECIPES, VEGETABLES

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

I am the first to admit that when it comes to phone technology I am not always on the forefront but there are a few apps that have made my life (and countless other women’s lives easier).

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Keywords: APPS, BIRTH CONTROL, FERTILITY, FITNESS, HEALTH, HELPFUL, IPHONE, MENOPAUSE, PERIODS, TECHNOLOGY, WOMEN