What are the risks of using castor oil to induce labor?

Medical on January 18th, 2020 | File Under Women's Health -

Using castor oil to induce labor is growing in popularity. In this article, learn about the risks, the research, and whether or not it actually works.

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Adnexal mass: What to know

Medical on January 18th, 2020 | File Under Women's Health -

Adnexal masses are lumps that form in the adnexa of the uterus, which includes the uterus, ovaries, and fallopian tubes. Keep reading to learn more.

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Can diet improve a person’s vaginal health?

Medical on January 16th, 2020 | File Under Women's Health -

Eating certain nutrients as part of a healthful diet may help keep the vagina healthy, prevent infections, or improve vaginal conditions. Learn more here.

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What to know about pelvic floor dysfunction

Medical on January 16th, 2020 | File Under Women's Health -

Muscles and other parts of the pelvic floor can weaken or spasm, causing pelvic floor dysfunction. Learn more about this health issue here.

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What are the symptoms of breast cancer?

Medical on January 15th, 2020 | File Under Women's Health -

Here, discover the early symptoms of breast cancer in males and females. We also describe the types of breast cancer and their treatments.

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Depression during period: Everything you need to know

Medical on January 15th, 2020 | File Under Women's Health -

Depression is a common symptom before and during a period. Find out why hormonal changes during the menstrual cycle can contribute to depression and learn what to do.

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Why do you get headaches during your period?

Medical on January 14th, 2020 | File Under Women's Health -

Some people may experience headaches during their periods. In this article, learn why period headaches happen and how to treat them.

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How does a hot flash feel?

Medical on January 14th, 2020 | File Under Women's Health -

A hot flash is a sudden feeling of heat in the upper body, including the chest, arms, neck, and face. An increased heart rate and flushing can also occur. Learn more here.

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Does talc powder cause ovarian cancer?

Medical on January 9th, 2020 | File Under Women's Health -

Scientists using the largest data set yet saw no link between powder use in the genital area and ovarian cancer. But they urge caution.

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Abortion home remedies: Risks and what to know

Medical on January 9th, 2020 | File Under Women's Health -

Abortion home remedies are rarely safe or effective. In this article, learn about the other options for people looking to end their pregnancy at home.

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