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Living With Uterine Polyps

If you are experiencing unexplained bleeding, heavy or inconsistent menstrual periods, or unusual discharge, uterine polyps aren't typically the first cause to come to mind. Uterine polyps, also known as endometrial polyps, are not a condition most women are familiar with, but they aren't rare. Up to 3 in 10 women will have uterine polyps ...
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2022-11-15T22:12:53-05:00November 15th, 2022|Women's Health|Comments Off on Living With Uterine Polyps

Dysmenorrhea: What It Is and How to Deal With It

Most women will experience some form of dysmenorrhea, or pain during menstruation, at some point in their lives. For some, the pain is mild and manageable. For others, it can be severe enough to interfere with daily activities. While there is no one-size-fits-all solution for dealing with dysmenorrhea, there are a few things that can ...
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2022-09-13T10:38:49-05:00September 13th, 2022|Menstrual Cycle|Comments Off on Dysmenorrhea: What It Is and How to Deal With It

What You Need to Know About Toxic Shock Syndrome

Toxic Shock Syndrome is a warning you may have seen on your package of tampons or other feminine products. The name itself sounds pretty scary, and that's because it can be a very serious illness if not treated properly. Toxic Shock Syndrome, also known as TSS, is a very real risk if you don't know ...
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2022-08-10T11:53:00-05:00August 10th, 2022|Menstrual Cycle|Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Toxic Shock Syndrome

Adenomyosis: The Silent Disease Women Experience

Adenomyosis is a disease that causes many symptoms that women experience without understanding the cause. Women just accept that their period is painful without realizing it is due to a disorder. This disease affects the uterus and can lead to infertility and other issues. Adenomyosis is often misdiagnosed as other conditions, such as fibroids or ...
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2022-06-20T10:43:05-05:00June 20th, 2022|Menstrual Cycle|Comments Off on Adenomyosis: The Silent Disease Women Experience

What You Need to Know About Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

Women's menstrual cycles are all unique to each person. For some, their period comes like clockwork every 28 days. For many, their cycle length varies every month by a few days. And some women even experience periods so irregular that they are impossible to track. You may wonder, how do you know if your period ...
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2022-06-07T10:48:04-05:00June 7th, 2022|Menstrual Cycle|Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

STDs: The Ultimate Guide You Don’t Want to Talk About

The CDC estimates that nearly 20 million new sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) occur each year in the United States. That’s a lot of sexually transmitted diseases. And it’s not just happening to other people; you or someone close to you might have an STD and not even know it. STDs are caused by bacteria, parasites, ...
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2022-04-08T21:59:41-05:00April 8th, 2022|Women's Health|Comments Off on STDs: The Ultimate Guide You Don’t Want to Talk About

What You Need To Know About Sexually Transmitted Diseases

It is estimated that there are more than 20 million cases of sexually transmitted diseases in the United States every year. That’s more than half of the population! And while most people think of STDs as a problem that only affects young people, the truth is that anyone can get an STD, regardless of their ...
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2022-03-08T12:55:15-05:00March 8th, 2022|Women's Health|Comments Off on What You Need To Know About Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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