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Now I’m finding ways to feel like myself again

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Doctors told me there was just one way to treat my breast cancer. But with my complex medical condition, I knew I’d have to forge my own path.

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Good Sex with Emily Jamea: The Female Orgasm Is Elusive — But Not Unattainable

We can show you how to get there. Read these 5 how-to tips for having orgasms.

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Good Sex with Emily Jamea: What Is the Coital Alignment Technique?

You don’t have to be a member of Cirque du Soleil to enjoy this sexual position

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Good Sex with Emily Jamea: Sex During Menopause Can Be Hot, Hot, Hot

Menopause symptoms may not be sexy, but you can still have great sex during menopause. Here’s how to increase your sex drive during menopause.

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Menopause Can Be a Real Pain in the Vagina

But it doesn't have to be. Check out these products that provide relief for genitourinary syndrome of menopause (also known as vaginal atrophy).

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Tech Solutions for Chronic Pain

Innovative apps that reduce aches and pain through sound, movement and psychology

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Here’s Why “Going with the Flow” Could Be the Answer to Your Fitness Goals

Check out these menstrual fitness apps and programs that can help you unlock the power of your period

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The Great Girlfriends Podcast: Migraine or Headache? Understanding the Difference

The Great Girlfriends Podcast: Migraine or Headache? Understanding the Difference

Rashmi Halker Singh, M.D., explains the difference between headache and migraine and sheds light on why women of color are often misdiagnosed

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11 Things That Heaviness in Your Pelvic Area Might Mean

Lots of things can cause a feeling of heaviness in your pelvic area. Learn the most common causes — and when you should seek medical attention

The Science Behind Orgasms: What’s Going On When You’re Getting It On

The Science Behind Orgasms: What’s Going On When You’re Getting It On

Orgasms feel great, but what actually happens in your body when you have one?

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The Importance of Understanding Your Family History of Breast Cancer

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Mental Health and Urothelial Bladder Cancer

Mental Health and Urothelial Bladder Cancer

Taking care of your mental health while living with bladder cancer is important. Watch this video to learn how you can improve your mental health.

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