Women's medicine for the vast majority of human history has been taken care of by women themselves. Knowledge of common women's health matters was, and to a great extent still is, within the realm of women, passed on from one generation of women to another.
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Suzann Gage, RNC, NP, LAc, is co-founder and clinical director of Progressive Health Services. She is a nationally certified OB/GYN nurse practitioner, a nationally certified licensed acupuncturist, a nutritionist, herbalist, qigong practitioner and naturopath. Suzann has over 37 years experience in the field of gynecology, urology, family planning, HIV and STD testing, endocrinology, thyroid care, nutrition, acupuncture, herbs, Qigong, integrative and alternative medicine and Self-Help health advocacy. She brings a wealth of knowledge and clinical expertise to Progressive Health Services.