What to know about the clitoral hood

Medical on September 20th, 2019 | File Under Women's Health -

The clitoral hood is the fold of skin that protects the clitoris. Its appearance varies widely between people. Learn about its appearance, function, and clitoral hood reduction surgery here.

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Cómo detener o acelerar el ciclo menstrual

Medical on September 20th, 2019 | File Under Women's Health -

El ciclo menstrual puede llegar en mal momento e interrumpir los planes. ¿Se puede acelerar o detener una vez que comenzó? Aunque no hay una manera infalible de hacerlo, hay métodos que pueden funcionar. Los anticonceptivos hormonales permiten planificar cuándo tener el periodo y cuándo detenerlo.

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Todo lo que necesita saber acerca de los fibromas

Medical on September 19th, 2019 | File Under Women's Health -

Los fibromas son tumores no cancerosos que crecen en el útero. Pueden afectar al 80% de las mujeres de más de 50 años. Existen cuatro tipos principales cuyos síntomas varían, desde ciclos menstruales abundantes hasta abortos espontáneos. Sin embargo, muchas mujeres no tienen síntomas. Más aquí.

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Over 70% of US adults unaware of HPV-related cancer risks

Medical on September 19th, 2019 | File Under Women's Health -

New evidence suggests that both men and women in the United States lack sufficient awareness about the cancer risks related to HPV, and about HPV vaccines.

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What causes itching after sex?

Medical on September 18th, 2019 | File Under Women's Health -

People may experience genital itching after sex due to irritation, lack of lubrication, or an allergy or infection. Causes and treatments may differ between males and females. Learn more here.

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Cervical effacement and how to measure it

Medical on September 18th, 2019 | File Under Women's Health -

Cervical effacement occurs as the cervix prepares for vaginal delivery by thinning and shortening. Learn more about cervical effacement here.

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Should you exercise during your period?

Medical on September 17th, 2019 | File Under Women's Health -

Exercise during a period can improve mood, reduce pain, and provide overall health benefits. Learn more about exercising during a period here.

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The importance of ’sport-related hobbies’ for middle aged women

Medical on September 17th, 2019 | File Under Women's Health -

Research in postmenopausal women finds that leisure time physical activity improves blood lipid profile, which is an indicator of cardiovascular health.

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¿Son normales los coágulos sanguíneos durante el ciclo menstrual?

Medical on September 17th, 2019 | File Under Women's Health -

Tener coágulos sanguíneos durante el ciclo menstrual es normal. Suelen indicar un flujo abundante. Si los coágulos son muy grandes o muy frecuentes, las personas deberían consultar con un médico. En este artículo, veremos las causas de los coágulos normales y anormales y cuándo ir al médico.

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What are the best prenatal vitamins to take?

Medical on September 13th, 2019 | File Under Women's Health -

Prenatal vitamins are important for the health of pregnant and breastfeeding women, as well as developing fetuses. Here, learn which prenatal vitamins to take and their benefits.

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