The Fight Against Breast Cancer: A New Milestone

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Last October, Tara Parker-Pope’s article in the New York Times “Well” Section highlighted a troubling milestone in the decades-long rise in breast cancer in African American Women.  In fact, incedence of breast cancer has been on a steady rise for the past quarter century due to a complex array of … Read More

PCOS – What You Should Know About One of the Most Common Women’s Health Issues

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PCOS – A Diagnosis So Common It’s Been Called an Epidemic Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common endocrinopathies in women of childbearing age, affecting between 6.5 and 8 percent of women worldwide.  Its prevalence is strikingly similar across all cultures from southeastern United States to the … Read More

Breast Feeding vs. Formula Feeding for Baby and Mom

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Dr. Judy Cothran encourages breast feeding for most moms taking into account each patient’s individual case. Benefits of breast feeding vs. Risks of formula feeding for baby and mom Babies Moms    Enhances the natural bonding between Mom and Baby Helps Mom Lose weight; breastfeeding burns up to 500 calories … Read More

Why We’re Different

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What’s Different About Women’s Healthcare of Chicago You’ll notice that we’re different from your very first call. Our staff strives always to blend professionalism with compassion. Expertise honed by 20 years at the Faculty Foundations of Loyola ad Northwestern Universities Personalized care and direct access to your OB-GYN specialist Your reliable … Read More

Advanced Treatment

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Advanced Treatment Grounded in 20 Years’ Experience Women’s Health of Chicago offers a full range of advanced treatment in obstetrics and gynecology.  We begin by asking the right questions to tailor treatment planning specifically to your needs.  We take a holistic approach to your health including nutritional planning, exercise, your activities and … Read More

Meet Dr. Judith Cothran

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Dr. Judith Cothran.. committed, compassionate, connected For obstetrics and gynecology, you want a personal, compassionate, academically trained expert by your side. Dr. Cothran has 20 years’ experience, including serving as member of Faculty Foundation practices with both Northwestern and Loyola University Hospitals and practiced community medicine prior to launching Women’s Health of Chicago.   Dr. … Read More

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