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Latest by Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

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Treatment

Acid Reflux in Pregnancy: Causes and Treatments

There are many ways to handle GERD when pregnant, from dietary changes to over-the-counter meds.

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Symptoms

What Causes Bleeding Between Periods?

It’s normal to worry, but know that there are many different reasons for abnormal bleeding that can be easily treated.

Relationships

Sex During Pregnancy: What to Expect

Is it safe to have sex while pregnant? What changes may occur? Get the answers here.

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Treatment

Getting Pregnant After Cancer Treatment

Are you worried that cancer treatment will prevent you from starting a family? Here's what you should know about the latest fertility preservation options.

Risk Factors

9 Common Questions About Preterm Labor and Birth

Learn how planning and regular prenatal care can help lower the risk of preterm labor.

Symptoms

How Does Menopause Impact Heart Health?

Changes during this time can impact the health of your entire body, including your heart.

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Pregnancy Options When Your Baby Won’t Survive

Remember: There is help for you and your family during this impossibly difficult time.

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Symptoms

Anemia During Pregnancy: Causes and Treatments

Anemia can lead to symptoms that are hard to distinguish from those of pregnancy itself.

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Relationships

Can I Get Pregnant If…? Common Questions, Answered

Learn whether you can get pregnant on your period, from preejaculate, or using the pull-out method, along with how long sperm lives and more.

Symptoms

How to Know if You're in Perimenopause

What is perimenopause, anyway? And what are the symptoms? Learn more here.