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7 Conditions That Can Cause Sporadic Spotting Between Periods

Noticing a few spots of blood between periods can be worrisome, and although women may see spots in their underwear or on toilet tissue, there are usually benign reasons for these occurrences. Here are seven conditions that can cause sporadic spotting between periods in addition to when you should be concerned enough to seek medical […]


New Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines You Should Know

If you have been confused in the past by changes in breast cancer screening guidelines, buckle up! Recently, more changes have been passed down as guidelines, so it’s important to make sure you’re knowledgeable. 


12 Potential Causes of Your Uterine Pain

There are a number of reasons that a woman may experience discomfort in her pelvic region. Among the 12 potential causes of your uterine pain, some are more worrisome than others.


10 Clear Signs That You May Have Endometriosis

Many women living with endometriosis do not even realize that they have it, and a major lack of communication is often to blame.


STI vs. UTI: What’s The Difference Between Their Symptoms?

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) and Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) are both quite common. There are some symptoms similar to both an STI and a UTI, so sometimes it may be difficult to to discern which type of infection your symptoms represent. What follows may help you to spot the difference quickly and take action.


Why am I Experiencing Vaginal Dryness?

Your vaginal health may change throughout your life, and it’s common to experience vaginal dryness at one point or another. 


Could Your Pelvic Pain be Endometriosis?

March is Endometriosis Awareness month – a good time to learn more about a disease that affects nearly 176 million women worldwide.


What Do I Need to Know About My Heavy Flow

While menstrual flow can vary from person to person, there can be a lot of reasons behind a heavy menstrual flow.


Did you know that January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month?

Cervical Cancer is one of the most preventable types of cancer, yet over 12,000 women in the US are diagnosed with it each year.


Vaginal Yeast Infections – What Should You Know?

According to the Mayo Clinic, three out of four women will experience a yeast infection at one point in their lives. Even though they’re common, vaginal yeast infections are one of the most misunderstood health problems in women. To avoid the misconceptions associated with vaginal yeast infections, here’s everything you should know.