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What Do You Know About Your Sexual Health After Menopause? Feature
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What Do You Know About Your Sexual Health After Menopause?

If you are a woman who is 45 years or older, we want to understand your knowledge and experience with menopause and sexual health. Please take this survey.

The Vaginal Infection Many Women Ignore
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The Vaginal Infection Many Women Ignore

If you think you may have a vaginal infection, take note of these signs of bacterial vaginosis

More Kidney Stones Found in Women
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More Kidney Stones Found in Women

Kidney stones are being diagnosed more often, especially in women, possibly because of better diagnostic tools.

What Are Fibroids?
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What Are Fibroids?

Uterine fibroids are noncancerous growths made of smooth muscle cells and fibrous connective tissue that grow in or on the uterus. Many women get them, but the causes aren't clear.

What's Causing Itchy Bumps Near My Vagina?
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What's Causing Itchy Bumps Near My Vagina?

Most itchy bumps near the vagina area aren't serious, but they may worsen if not treated. See your health care provider if you experience itchy bumps "down there."

Top Causes of Infertility in Women
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Top Causes of Infertility in Women

If you're having trouble getting pregnant, you may want to find out more about some of the most common causes of infertility in women.

How Is Bacterial Vaginosis Treated?
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How Is Bacterial Vaginosis Treated?

Explore all of your bacterial vaginosis treatment options and learn how to get rid of BV.

What Do You Know About Your Sexual Health After Menopause?
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What Do You Know About Your Sexual Health After Menopause?

If you are a woman who is 45 years or older, we want to understand your knowledge and experience with menopause and sexual health. Please take this survey.

What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But Should
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What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But Should

Everything you need to know about endometriosis symptoms and more.

The Great Douching Debate Must End
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The Great Douching Debate Must End

Some women still mistakenly believe that douching will make their vaginas smell and feel cleaner and healthier. In fact, douching can cause or worsen infections.

Try Blueberries for Bladder Health
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Try Blueberries for Bladder Health

Cranberries aren't the only food that may help prevent urinary tract infections and improve bladder health. Try eating more blueberries!

PMS and Alcohol: What's the Connection?
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PMS and Alcohol: What's the Connection?

How much a woman indulges in alcohol may have ties to her premenstrual syndrome symptoms.

Dad Can Pass on Ovarian Cancer Genes, Too
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Dad Can Pass on Ovarian Cancer Genes, Too

A gene mutation that's passed down from a father is associated with earlier onset of ovarian cancer in daughters and prostate cancer in the father and his sons, a new study suggests

Try These Alternatives to Kegel Exercises
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Try These Alternatives to Kegel Exercises

There's more to strengthening your pelvic floor muscles than just Kegels. Try these pelvic floor exercises to help prevent urinary incontinence and contribute to your sexual health and pleasure.

Sit, Don't Hover, When Using the Toilet
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Sit, Don't Hover, When Using the Toilet

You may think you're doing the smart thing when you don't sit down on a public toilet, but you may be unwittingly causing damage to your pelvic floor and pelvic girdle muscles.

Feminine Hygiene Tips
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Feminine Hygiene Tips

Do you ever wonder if your vagina smells normal? Are you concerned about odors or infections? Here are some feminine hygiene tips to help you.

More Kidney Stones Found in Women
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More Kidney Stones Found in Women

Kidney stones are being diagnosed more often, especially in women, possibly because of better diagnostic tools.

Sex and Your Hysterectomy: The Options
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Sex and Your Hysterectomy: The Options

There are several types of hysterectomy and several surgical options for performing a hysterectomy. It's important to talk with your doctor about all the options before your surgery.

Quit Squeezing Your Butt
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Quit Squeezing Your Butt

Continually squeezing your butt muscles isn't good for your back. It's better to use all your core muscles properly, advises a chiropractor and movement specialist. 


Could a Pap Test Spot More Than Just Cervical Cancer?
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Could a Pap Test Spot More Than Just Cervical Cancer?

Pap tests have helped drive down rates of cervical cancer, and a new study suggests they also could be used to detect other gynecologic cancers early.

Health Tip: Learn About Cervical Cancer
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Health Tip: Learn About Cervical Cancer

Cervical cancer starts in the lower part of the woman's womb. Most cases are caused by the sexually-transmitted human papillomavirus (HPV), the U.S. Office on Women's Health says.

Do You Experience Painful Vaginal Symptoms During Intimacy?
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Do You Experience Painful Vaginal Symptoms During Intimacy?

If you experience discomfort during intercourse, please take this anonymous survey so we can better understand what you’re going through.

Health Facts: Endometriosis
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Health Facts: Endometriosis

Details about endometriosis symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.

What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But Should
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What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But Should

Everything you need to know about endometriosis symptoms and more.

What Do You Know About Endometriosis?
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What Do You Know About Endometriosis?

Endometriosis is a chronic and painful disease affecting an estimated 1 in 10 women.