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Category: Women

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January 16, 2018

Ovarian Cysts: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

What women should know about this common, and usually harmless, condition.

Gynecology, Women

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January 16, 2018

Choosing a Birth Control Method That’s Right For You

Pill? Patch? IUD? Here’s what you need to know about the many options for contraception.

Fertility, Gynecology, Women

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November 15, 2017

I Pee When I Sneeze—What Can I Do About It?

Women don’t have to live with the inconvenience; treatment is available.

Gynecology, Urology, Women

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November 1, 2017

What You Need to Know About the “Fourth Trimester” After Childbirth

Yes, it’s normal not to be back to normal after having a baby.

Babies, OB-GYN, Women

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October 23, 2017

Living Life to the Fullest with Metastatic Breast Cancer

Women with metastatic breast cancer can live well for several years after this difficult diagnosis

Breast Cancer, Cancer, Women

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October 5, 2017

Women, Are You Taking Care of Your Health?

Are you getting the checks and screenings you need at your age? Take a look .

Health, Wellness, Women

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September 11, 2017

Aggressive breast cancers may contribute to racial survival dispari...

UNC Lineberger researchers led by Melissa Troester, PhD, published results of an analysis of approximately 1,000 invasive breast tumors. The study confirmed that young black women are more likely to have "triple negative," or "basal-like," breast cancer.

Breast Cancer, Cancer, News, Social Justice, Studies, Women

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