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New Exercise Classes for Women

Category: News

Barre Pose

Barre Pose is a high energy, 45 minute intelligent exercise workout that integrates interval training with muscle-shaping isometrics to quickly and safely reshape your entire body. Our non-impact workout uses both the ballet barre and Pilates mat work to help you create a longer, leaner, and more graceful body, as well as give you more energy. Learn More about Barre Pose here.

Date and Time:

Tuesday & Thursday from 7:00 – 7:45am

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Pre/Post Natal Pilates

Fit Arts offers Pilates classes, which include a specific series of exercises which build from inside out, with thousands of variations that can be done on a mat or equipment. Pilates equipment utilizes springs, ropes and a gliding track, adding movement sense and eccentric action to your full body challenge. Learn more about Fit Arts Pilates classes here.

Tuesday & Thursday from 9:30 – 10:30am

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Location:

605 N. Cleveland Massillon Road, Akron, Ohio 44333 on the Lower Level

For more information, call OBGYN Associates of Akron at (330) 668-6545.



New Mother & Labor and Delivery Classes

Category: Pregnancy

Great Expectations

This group class is geared to new, expectant mothers and we’ll explain how our practice helps you through the first 2 trimesters of pregnancy. We’ll tell you what to expect in medical testing, foods to eat and avoid, and more. This informational class is open to first time mothers and their significant other to attend.

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8 Sneaky Signs of Fibroids That You Should Know

The signs of fibroids can be so sneaky that many women have no idea they are there. In fact, according to the NIH or National Institutes of Health, up to 80% of women have fibroids by age 50 and many don’t realize it.

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How Fibroids Can Affect Your Fertility

Those non-cancerous tumors made up of cells and muscle known as fibroids can be a quirky lot. Many women with uterine fibroids have no symptoms whatsoever, and some never even know they have them. Others have painful and heavy periods and struggle with discomfort. With all these disparate situations you may be wondering if and how fibroids can affect your fertility.

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Offices Closed for Christmas & New Years

Category: News

All of our area offices will be closed on December 24th, 25th, 31st, as well as January 1st. We want to wish all of our patients a very Merry Christmas, and we look forward to seeing you once again in the new year!

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Take a Peak At Our New Cuyahoga Falls Office!

Category: News

OBGYN Associates of Akron are excited to announce the opening of our newest office location! Find photos and address information below:

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The Endometriosis Symptoms That Every Woman Should Know

Category: Gynecology

Many women living with endometriosis do not even realize that they have it. Sexual health can be a bit of a touchy topic that leaves many women feeling embarrassed about their body and its functions, but there is absolutely nothing to be ashamed of.

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3 Types of Cervical Cancer and What You Should Know About Them

Cervical cancer was once one of the most common cancers affecting women. In past years, medical researchers have reported a significant decrease in incidences of cervical cancer, which has been attributed to increase in regular Pap tests being performed. Pap tests are a crucial part of preventing cervical cancer since they can detect precancerous lesions and abnormal cell growth before cancer develops.

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5 Great Ways to Lose the Weight After Menopause

Many women experience weight gain as a side effect to menopause. Your body is trying to deal with a reduction in estrogen, and as a result, you are likely to see a few extra pounds added to your frame.

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How To Prevent Prenatal Infections

Category: Obstetrics

Pregnancy is a joyful time for moms-to-be, but as you decorate the nursery and plan for the baby’s arrival, don’t forget to take precautions to prevent prenatal infections. They can be dangerous for both mother and baby.

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Why am I Experiencing Vaginal Dryness?

Category: Gynecology

Your vaginal health may change throughout your life, and it’s common to experience vaginal dryness at one point or another.

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