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When to Go to the Gynecologist

Okay, ladies. We know that none of you really look forward to visiting the gynecologist. But, we also know that it’s really important that you do. Beyond getting your annual pap smear, which checks for cervical cancer, a regular gynecologist visit can also take care of many women’s health concerns like breast lumps and sexually [...]

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Understanding Menorrhagia

I know what you’re thinking. What the heck is menorrhagia? Well, it’s just a fancy word meaning heavy periods. So, let’s just call it what it is, ladies. Heavy or prolonged menstrual periods are the most common type of abnormal bleeding from the uterus. Everyone has their own definition of “heavy,” but in this case [...]

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