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March 6th, 2015

Lack of sex drive in women (lack of libido)

by Dr. Nadine Antonelli

Spring is just around the corner and with it comes spring fever! Spring fever is a term used to describe the renewed energy and vitality, positive effect on moods and subsequent increase in libido (sex drive) that many experience with the onset of warmer, brighter days. Unfortunately, for some women, a change of seasons just isn't enough. Decreased libido is defined as a lack of interest in and desire for ANY type of sexual activity, including masturbation and sexual fantasies/thoughts. Decreased libido...

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November 7th, 2014

How often do I need a pap smear?

by Dr. Nadine Antonelli

A common question I hear during a woman's yearly exam is, "Do I really need to have a Pap smear every year?"

The quick answer is probably not, but maybe you should. The only way for your physician to answer this question with certainty is to know your history. You can read many conflicting and confusing recommendations if you go on-line and try to answer this question for yourself. This is because Pap smear...

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October 28th, 2014

Update on Seashore Women's Health

by Dr. Nadine Antonelli

We wanted to update you on our progress. So far things are moving along as expected. The renovations to the building are almost finished and several contracts have been signed with insurance companies. Waiting room furniture is on the way and medical equipment has been ordered. We are confident that we are still on target to open our doors on December 1st, 2014.

Many of you have contacted us by email to request appointments ASAP...

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October 12th, 2014

Welcome to Seashore Women's Health!

by Dr. Nadine Antonelli

We have a home! The future home of my new solo office, Seashore Women's Health, will be 1500 Medical Center Drive in Wilmington, NC. During the month of October, the existing building will be going undergoing the needed renovations to turn it into a medical office.

My support staff and I are excited to undertake the task of setting up...

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