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Andrea Eisenberg, M.D.

Medical Reviewer

Andrea Eisenberg, MD is a board certified ob/gyn in the Metro Detroit area. She takes care of women throughout their lifespan, from the teenage years through menopause, including delivering their babies. Her special interests include minimally invasive surgeries, adolescence, family planning, infertility, and menopause. In addition, Andrea writes about the human side of medicine at secretlifeofobgyn.com and has had several essays published in a variety of journals. To decompress, she enjoys trail running and baking.

Latest by Andrea Eisenberg, M.D.

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10 Birth Control Options for Every Life Stage

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Is Testosterone Therapy Safe for Women?

Testosterone is often prescribed to boost a low sex drive, but the research on its long-term effects remains questionable.

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Are You Using the Best Birth Control for You?

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How Tired Is Too Tired?

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Should Paid Period Leave Be a Thing?

This controversial idea could be a game-changer for women with chronic reproductive conditions—but it could also create unexpected problems.

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Uterine Fibroids’ Disproportionate Impact on Women of Color

Racial disparities in the severity of fibroids–plus barriers to accessing treatment–make this common condition more serious for Black women.

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7 Top Questions About PCOS & Pregnancy

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Too Tired for Sex?

There could be a number of things going on in your body and brain that make sex feel like a low priority item.

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Is the Newest Birth Control Option for You?

The FDA just approved a new birth control method—and it’s hormone free.

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Are We Closer to a Cure for HIV?

Here’s some good health news: After a stem cell transplantation, a person in London has become the second-ever person to be completely cured of HIV.