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What every parent needs to know about this potentially life-saving shot.
Errors in diagnosis are all too common—that’s why it's important to learn how to advocate for yourself in the doctor’s office. Here’s what you need to know.
Dealing with cancer can cause your mood to plummet. And when your body is already pumped with cancer drugs, you may want an alternative to popping a pill to get through the anxiety and depression—especially if you’re older.
A new study found that getting chemo within four months of diagnosis can help save lives.
How do you know which IUD will work best for you? Here’s a look at the pros and cons of all five options.
Search for IUDs—long-acting birth control methods—reached an all time high due to the fear that healthcare options (and coverage) may change at any time.
More and more men are being diagnosed with HPV-related cancers of the throat. So why aren’t they routinely screened for the virus?
The drug is more than 90% effective at preventing the spread of HIV through sex. So why aren’t more docs prescribing it?
Most moms-to-be only get two ultrasounds during pregnancy — but new research could change that, benefiting moms and babies alike.